Garett L. Varricchio serves as Executive Managing Director and the exclusive leasing agent for the 400,000 sf 1180 Avenue of the Americas where he recently completed a 120,000 sf transaction with top tenant Scripps Networks (HGTV, Food Network). He has been in the corporate real estate industry in New York City and nationally since 1999. Throughout his seventeen years in the industry, Mr. Varricchio has specialized in brokerage and consulting work on behalf of landlords and tenants, and has been involved in diverse, multi-layered commercial real estate transactions.
Previously, Mr. Varricchio held the position as Senior Vice President at RFR Realty LLC, where he was responsible for office and retail leasing at 17 State Street (570,000 sf), 400 Park Avenue (250,000 sf), 345 Park Avenue South (270,000 sf) and 90 Fifth Avenue (125,000 sf). Before RFR, Mr. Varricchio worked as Assistant Vice President in Trinity Real Estate’s New York office, handling 13 properties across a 6 million square foot portfolio. For the first 8 years of his career, Garett worked in the Midtown Manhattan offices of CRESA Partners and CBRE, Inc.
Mr. Varricchio has sourced and serviced client projects across the Tri-state area from inception to closing, and has managed ‘post-transaction’ follow through to ensure proper landlord/tenant relations. His understanding of leasing and operational issues and knowledge of various financial software programs have proven to be valuable assets to his clients. He has represented noteworthy clients such as HNA Group, Broadway Partners, Empire State Realty Trust Inc., Vivendi Universal, Yahoo! Inc. Liberty Mutual, ATT Wireless Services, Liquidnet, LaBranche Structured Products, and Ziff Brothers Investments.
Mr. Varricchio is a graduate of the State University of New York at Albany, and a Member of the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) and the Young Men’s and Women’s Real Estate Association (YMWREA). Garett grew up in the lower Hudson Valley region of New York, and is an avid golfer and skier.