Pasternak Wine Imports, a national importer of fine wines and spirits, has expanded its headquarters space at 500 Mamaroneck Ave. in Harrison by about 35 percent, said Jeffrey H. Newman, executive vice president of Malkin Properties. The importer also agreed to an eight-year lease extension beyond its originally scheduled expiration in 2015.
The 25-year-old company will relocate from its 5,598-square-foot space on the fifth floor to 7,720 square feet on the fourth floor of Malkin’s 285,000-square-foot Class A building. Pasternak has been a tenant there since 2004.
Newman represented Malkin Properties in the transaction along with senior leasing associate Kimberly Zaccagnino and leasing associate Tara Long. Pasternak Wine Imports was represented by David Block of CBRE Group Inc.
David J. Bleckner, of David J. Bleckner P.C.in Manhattan, was the landlord’s attorney in the deal. Manhattan attorney Jack M. Platt represented the tenant.