Green Team Launches at SL

RXR Realty strives to be the best of the best in the real estate industry. The Starrett-Lehigh Building is the largest building in our NYC portfolio. It’s also one of the largest buildings in NYC, bigger then Empire State Building! This iconic NYC landmark stands at 2.3 million square feet. A commercial building this size  … Read more

Congratulations to Starrett-Lehigh for Winning a BOMA Pinnacle Award!

The Property Management Team continues to accept and meet challenges offered by BOMA (Building Owners and Managers Association), these opportunities help improve our team and the services we deliver to our tenants. Last year the Starrett-Lehigh building was entered in the Earth Category at the BOMA Pinnacle Awards at the local level and we won!  … Read more

New York City’s Building Energy Exchange

This year The Starrett-Lehigh Building embraced the challenge and participated in Building Energy Exchange (BE-Ex). The building scored 8 points out of 9, where every point is worth a successful project! Starrett-Lehigh team is working on meeting New York’s ambitious goal set by NYC Carbon challenge and reduce greenhouse emissions by 80% by 2050. BE-Ex  … Read more

Join Operation Backpack as a Corporate Sponsor

Operation Backpack® is a community service of Volunteers of America-Greater New York (VOA-GNY) that began over a decade ago as a small grassroots effort to collect school supplies for the 800 children living in VOA-GNY’s homeless shelters. Over time, Operation Backpack® became NYC’s largest back-to-school drive, last year giving new backpacks filled with grade-specific school  … Read more

Thank you to those who Attended Earth Angel Hour 2018!

Thank you to everyone who supported the 4th Annual Earth Angel Hour! We hope you had a fantastic time! Your support means so much to us and goes a long way in advancing the grassroots conservation, sustainable production and energy conservation movements forward. Your contribution helped us to engage over 320 people with a total  … Read more

Dopper is Calling All Volunteers!

For the past two months, Dopper has been collecting single-use plastic bottles for an upcoming project to raise awareness of the huge environmental impact of this specific waste. You can learn more about the campaign here. In short, Dopper collecting 25,000 water bottles and building a replica of the Brooklyn Bridge. This will be a  … Read more

Starrett-Lehigh to Host 4th Annual EARTH (angel) HOUR with RXR Realty as Title Sponsor

The Starrett-Lehigh Building is thrilled to be joining forces with Earth Angel for the 4th Annual EARTH (angel) HOUR! The event is a tribute to the World Wildlife Fund’s Earth Hour, a worldwide lights-off movement to unite people to protect the planet and raise awareness about the effects of climate change. Earth Hour was famously  … Read more

AHRC and Starrett-Lehigh

RXR Realty has made a commitment to supporting individuals who are less fortunate and need assistance in building job skills and job placement. The Starrett-Lehigh building has been working with AHRC New York City by partnering and supporting programs to help fulfill  their mission. AHRC New York City has an Employment and Business Services department  … Read more

Donate Your Plastic Bottles

Help Starrett-Lehigh and Dopper build a bridge to a plastic-free world! Every 30 seconds 25,000 P.E.T. bottles are purchased in the U.S. alone and they ultimately make their way to our oceans. Dopper’s dream is crystal clear water from every ocean to every tap. Which is why this year, Dopper Foundation is building bridges to  … Read more

A Year in Review: 2017

2017 was an amazing year for the Starrett-Lehigh Team. Our community hosted almost 30 events around social responsibility ranging from; sustainability, NYC carbon challenge, climate change, gentrification, Starrett-pride week, food, toy, book, and blood drives, celebrating national bike month, and charity dog adoptions. These initiatives gave us the opportunity to collectively share what is important  … Read more

The Rooftop Garden – The Origin Story

Starrett-Lehigh is dedicated to being as environmentally friendly as possible. To continue on the green path, we partnered with Action Carting to build a rooftop garden. The Rooftop Garden started as an idea and concept; how we took the concept and made it a reality is best explained in the below video.  If you  … Read more