Promises Landmark New Sign For Melbourne Steamship Company Building

ENERGY broker has leased about 2000 square metres of refurbished office space in the historic Melbourne Steamship Company building at 27 – 31 King Street.

Energywatch will consolidate from four separate Melbourne offices, having signed a lease at King Street for four years, with a four year option. The company recently said it wanted to grow its employee base from 200, to 500, as part of an expansion into other IT businesses. It will pay a starting annual rent of about $500,000.

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Bank of Cyprus Leases 1000 Sq m at Rialto

RialtoTHE Bank of Cyprus has leased about 1000 square metres of space at the luxurious Rialto skyscraper, moving from tired offices at 459 Collins Street.

A spokeswoman confirmed the lease, saying the international bank planned to move into the new and larger headquarters shortly after a fit-out.

The landmark Rialto tower, formerly wedged at the “western edge” of the CBD – now finds itself at about the city centre, if you factor Docklands as part of the central business district.

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