Roku aims to lease over 100,000 square feet at 5 Times Square in Midtown, and Microsoft is close to a deal for 100,000 square feet in the Flatiron district despite the growing trend of hybrid work.
Digital-payments firm Stripe Inc recently took over 100,000 square feet at a WeWork location in lower Manhattan.
The trend is in sharp contrast to a year and a half ago after the pandemic shut down the city and emptied its skyscrapers.
Price Action: MSFT shares traded lower by 0.41% at $298.29 on the last check Friday.
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