Greg Taubin

 

Professional Expertise

Greg joined Studley (now Savills) immediately following his graduation from Tulane University in 1994 and currently serves as a vice chairman out of the New York office.His areas of expertise in strategic commercial real estate planning include early lease restructurings and renewals, relocations, and the acquisition and disposition of facilities. Greg has a thorough understanding of the New York real estate market which enables him to structure complex occupancy solutions that align with his clients’ business goals.

Greg has closed over 14 million square feet of leasing transactions over the course ofhis career, with clients ranging from law and financial services firms to technology companies. Greg’s transactions include a 420,000 square-foot acquisition and 250,000 square-foot disposition on behalf of Tiffany & Co., multiple leases totaling 600,000 square feet on behalf of Kirkland Ellis, a 30,000 square-foot lease on behalf of Vista Equity Partners, a 90,000 square-foot lease on behalf of Hugo Boss, a 60,000 square-foot lease on behalf of Transfix and 250,000 square feet of leases on behalf of BuzzFeed. This is in addition to leases and subleases totaling 130,000 square feet on behalf of Thompson Hine LLP, acquisitions and dispositions totaling 120,000 square feet on behalf of The Harry Fox Agency, Inc., and a 64,000 square-foot acquisition on behalf of Richline Group (Berkshire Hathaway).

Awards, Achievements and Activities

Greg serves on the board of Making Headway, a foundation dedicated to the comfort and care of children with brain and spinal cord tumors. In 2007, Greg was named oneof Real Estate New York’s ‘Commercial Broker All Stars’ and made the CoStar ‘PowerBroker’ list that same year, ranking among New York City's top brokers. In 2010, Gregwas named one of the ‘15 People You Should Know’ by NYinc magazine. More recently, Greg was nominated for REBNY’s 2012 ‘Ingenious Deal of the Year Award’.

Direct Number

+1 212 326 8603

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Location

New York

Office Number

+1 212 326 1000

Education

  • Tulane University, Bachelor of Arts, Psychology 

Clients

  • Tiffany & Co. 
  • Hugo Boss 
  • Transfix 
  • BuzzFeed 
  • Kirkland & Ellis 
  • WilmerHale 
  • Vista Equity Partners 
  • Two Sigma Investments 

Industries

  • Legal 
  • Financial Services 
  • Technology, Advertising, Media & Information (TAMI)
  • Luxury Brands 

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