Exclusive Leasing Agents Named for BioBAT: Tarvin Commercial Included

Brooklyn Army Terminal - BioScience Building

With high tech, cultural and financial services companies working alongside those in bioscience, fashion, and other industries, the BAT community – located in Brooklyn, New York – reflects the diversity of New York itself. Located within Building A of the 1.7 million square foot BAT facility is BioBAT, which will provide more than 500,000 square feet of commercial biotech space. New Jersey commercial real estate brokerage, Tarvin Commercial is happy to announce that, along with Colliers International’s Tri-State Life Sciences Division, they will be the exclusive leasing agents for the space.

Life Science Building in BrooklynCurrently, BioBAT’s anchor tenant is the International Aids Vaccine Initiative (IAVI), which occupies approximately 40,000 square feet. Presently in the midst of a $50 million capital improvements campaign, a new 7,000 square foot lab suite should be ready for tenants in the next several months. Life sciences companies will now have access to affordable, premier space in the regions most anticipated project; the BioBAT life science building in Brooklyn. In fact, tenants will also have access to a wealth of medical and academic centers in the immediate area.

Life Science Building in Brooklyn

Located along the Upper New York Bay, just five miles south of Manhattan in the Brooklyn neighborhood known as Sunset Park, the Brooklyn Army Terminal (BAT) is the premiere location for tenants who are in the business of innovation. In fact, incoming biotech companies will join BAT tenants that run the gamut from social media firms to gourmet food purveyors, and everything in between.

Those interested in the BioBAT project will also want to explore the many tax benefits offered by the State of New York specifically for the Biotechnology field. One such credit is the “Biotechnology Tax Credit”, which is available for qualified investors and owners for certain expenses incurred by emerging New York City biotechnology companies. You can visit the NYC.gov website for further information on tax credits and incentives that may apply to your specific application.

Map to Life Science Building in BrooklynTarvin Commercial also believes that potential tenants will enjoy a number of diverse building amenities including on-site property management to ensure the facility is running smoothly and that tenant needs are promptly addressed; 24-hour security and access to allow for flexible work and production schedules, 24/7 shipping and receiving, and secure parking; major shipping and distribution outlets offering convenient access to the region’s major highways and freight railroads, thus allowing tenants to easily transport goods and materials; on-site day care at the BATKids Center for children ages three to six; and employee amenities including an on-site cafeteria, on-site parking, full-service banking, nearby retail stores and Bay Ridge dining, and an attractive waterfront location.

Brooklyn Army Terminal

If you’re interested in learning more about the BioBAT facility in Brooklyn and the open spaces that may work for your business, connect with the professionals at Tarvin Commercial – they will be happy to discuss your space requirements and technical needs. Individual spaces range from 7,000 square feet and up, and the BioBAT provides the flexibility to configure units to meet each tenant’s specific space requirements. To learn more, please do not hesitate to connect with the team at Tarvin today. They look forward to hearing from you and to showing you why they are the Tri-State’s leading commercial real estate brokerage. Connect today!