The majority owner of the building, Babcock & Brown, faced its own financial woes during the economic downturn, liquidating its investment bank last August.
Architect group Metier3 is another company in the building’s ownership consortium, it has been reported.
Despite the setbacks of its owners and the economy, construction of 717 Bourke Street continued.
Colliers International is understood to be marketing the building, but a representative declined to comment on any part of a campaign when contacted by Capital Gain.
Other tenants in the 37,000 square metre office, near the corner of Wurundjeri Way, include petroleum giant BP, Victoria’s Financial Ombudsman and insurer Chartis, the new name for AIG.