Ruth Colp-Haber

Ruth Colp-Haber

Over the last 23 years, Ruth Colp-Haber has completed roughly 400 New York City office leases for businesses, schools and nonprofits. In a complex real estate market, Colp-Haber has a record of obtaining favorable leases for her clients. Over the years, Colp-Haber has developed a number of beliefs about the NYC office space market. These include: • Raw space is rarely a bargain • Sublets and pre-built direct space can mean substantial savings • You shouldn’t let your current lease hold you back • Escalation clauses deserve careful scrutiny • Working with a broker on an exclusive basis will streamline your search. These beliefs guide Colp-Haber in her pursuit of reasonably priced office space for her clients. Colp-Haber has been a member of the Real Estate Board of New York (Rebny) since 1989. She currently serves on the Economic Policy, Plaza District, and Tax Policy and Research Committees.