ORLANDO – Lincoln Property Firm Southeast (LPC), the administration agency for Westwood Company Heart, is placing the ending touches on an intensive $2.5+ million modernization of its 125,000 sq. foot 5-story workplace tower at 6649 Westwood Blvd. It’s a change that can certainly lure employers and staff again to the brick-and-mortar workplace, and into their up to date, high-tech, workplaces that supply out of doors work/play areas.
The property which fronts Interstate-4, gives an unobstructed view to over 200,000 automobiles passing per day, features a two-story, all-glass foyer that contains a stylish espresso bar with adjoining coaching/convention middle amenity accessible to all tenants. Further seating outdoor surrounds a refreshed landscaped hall to the neighboring tower with ping pong tables and life-size chess. A brand new personal health middle will provide train pods for many who don’t wish to work out in teams, and instructors in well being and wellness providing group courses for every part from yoga to zumba, in accordance with Shayna Hansen, Director of the agency’s Florida Area.
“As everyone knows, many staff have been working from dwelling over the past couple of years. We’re undoubtedly seeing a shift now as many employers/staff are greater than able to get again to the workplace. Between Zoom fatigue, the dearth of non-public interplay and the apparent synergy that’s created in a vibrant workplace atmosphere – it’s time to get again into the workplace environment.”
With 1 / 4 mile of frontage alongside the Interstate, the Westwood Company Heart was dwelling to Marriott Trip Membership for 20 years earlier than the company moved out of the 6649 tower to construct its personal facility. Westwood is dwelling to many main long-term tenants and is the regional headquarters for a number of nationwide firms “The visibility is a driving issue for curiosity in HQ relocations,” she mentioned, including that a number of leases are within the works for the tower and two are out-of-state firms seeking to increase into the Central Florida space.
Following Marriott’s departure, Westwood seized the chance to give attention to tenants’ wants, outlining what’s most vital to firms at this time to assist companies appeal to and retain staff getting them again into the workplace. Along with the constructing upgrades, robust focus was positioned on not solely the extra facilities, but additionally making well being and wellness additions to the buildings of Westwood Company Heart to make it more healthy and safer,” she mentioned.
The 6649 renovated tower additionally positioned an emphasis on expertise, providing Veea Edge high-tech “sensible” capabilities, together with a convention room that permits staff to log into conferences by means of apps on their cell telephones. Touchless entry and a purified air system by WYND are among the many new options being put in within the constructing.
“We opted for an air system that displays air high quality and promotes worker wellness. The system allows wholesome indoor environments by figuring out issues and robotically implementing options because it pertains to air high quality within the constructing,” mentioned Sean DuPree, Director of Gross sales/Leasing for Lincoln Property Firm.
The landscaping and customary space upgrades embody all new trendy signage, relocating giant mature bushes that blocked mild or visibility and changing them with smaller ones to offer a more moderen, smooth search for the park. Along with a longtime Nature’s Desk onsite café, LPC has contracted with meals vans offering a wide range of cuisines twice a month.
Westwood Company Heart, which is owned by New York-based Innovatus Capital Companions, additionally has onsite property administration, dry cleansing service twice per week and on-site safety.
DuPree added that the brand new coaching/convention middle and different widespread space facilities on the renovated tower can be found to all tenants all through the 21-acre company middle with 344,000 sq. ft of Class A workplace house in two towers and three one-story buildings, plus a big 4-story parking storage.
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For extra details about this launch, please contact
Shayna Hansen, Director of LPC’s Florida Area, 317-400-5636, 407-872-3516 or [email protected]
Sean DuPree, Director of Gross sales/Leasing, Lincoln Property Firm, 407-872-3538 [email protected]
Beth Payan, Larry Vershel Communications, 407-461-3781, or 407-644-4142; [email protected]