Leasing Renewal Agent

Job Type

Full Time




63 Flushing Avenue - Unit 300
New York
United States


Job Title: Leasing Renewal Agent

Employment Status: Exempt

Department: Leasing

Reports to: VP, Leasing



The Brooklyn Navy Yard (the Yard) is a mission-driven industrial park that is a nationally acclaimed model of the viability and positive impact of modern, urban industrial development. Now home to over 400 businesses employing 7,000 people, the Yard is in the midst of its largest expansion in generations – an expansion that will increase employment to 17,000 New Yorkers.

The Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation (BNYDC) is the not-for-profit corporation that serves as the real estate developer and property manager of the Yard on behalf of its owner, The City of New York (the “City”). BNYDC constantly strives to provide an environment in which businesses and careers can take root and grow. 

BNYDC’s mission is to fuel New York City’s economic vitality by creating and preserving quality jobs, growing the City’s modern industrial sector and its businesses, and connecting the local community with the economic opportunity and resources of the Yard.

Areas of Responsibility 

The Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation (BNYDC) is seeking a Leasing Renewal Agent to join its leasing team. Reporting directly to the VP of Leasing, the primary goal of this position is to negotiate all the renewals in our 4 million square foot manufacturing park. We are looking for candidates who have at least 2-5 years of landlord representation experience. This position requires someone who can manage a high volume of renewals with stellar interpersonal skills.

  • Negotiate all Yard renewals and licenses on a timely basis
  • Research the tenants leasing history at the Yard
  • Negotiate new leases 

Required Skills and Abilities

  • Strong sales and negotiation skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Polished customer service skills 
  • Professional appearance and demeanor 
  • Advanced organization and coordination abilities
  • Impeccable verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Yardi or a willingness to learn, MS Office, Power Point, and Excel 


  • Real Estate Salespersons License
  • 2-5 years of experience in New York Leasing

Please visit the "About" tab on the Brooklyn Navy Yard website (www.brooklynnavyyard.org) to apply.

BNYDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex (including actual or perceived sex, gender, gender identity, self-image, appearance, behavior or expression) sexual orientation, genetic trait, actual or perceived status of a victim of domestic violence, or as victim of sex offenses or stalking, unemployment status, age, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, marital or domestic partnership status, military status, handicap, disability, or any other legally protected classification.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply


Please visit the "About" tab on the Brooklyn Navy Yard website (www.brooklynnavyyard.org) to apply.