Michael Movshovich is a Senior Vice President in CBRE’s Midtown Manhattan office. Since joining CBRE in 2007, Michael has represented a diverse array of clients on both the landlord and tenant side in a wide range of complex leasing transactions totaling more than 500,000 sq. ft.
Michael’s clients include boutique investment firms, Fortune 100 corporations and privately held media and information companies. His significant projects have included lease acquisitions and dispositions for major occupiers; strategic development and implementation of occupancy cost reduction strategies; and advanced lease renewals and restructurings. Michael also represents several notable New York property owners, including private-equity and fund-structured investors and real estate investment trusts across a leasing portfolio totaling more than 1.75 million sq. ft. Michael’s rigorous dedication to his clients has helped him cultivate numerous exclusive and long-term relationships with local owners, developers and other real estate users.
Most recently, Michael represented PDT Associates, a large hedge fund, in leasing over 55,000 sq. ft. following a spinoff from a leading banking parent organization. Other significant transactions include a renewal, expansion and lease restructuring comprising more than 81,000 sq. ft. on behalf of inVentiv Health and its subsidiary, Chandler Chicco Companies and 68,000 sq. ft. of leasing transactions on behalf of landlord Savanna, owner of 104 West 40th Street.
Prior to joining CBRE, Michael worked at Newmark Knight Frank in New York City within its National Retail Group. His career at Newmark involved work with both tenants and landlords in the acquisition and disposition of prime retail space throughout the greater New York area.
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