MITSUBISHI ESTATE CO., LTD. (三菱地所株式会社, _Mitsubishi
Jisho Kabushiki-gaisha_, MEC) is one of the largest real-estate
Japan and is involved in property management and
architecture research and design. MEC owns Japan's second tallest
Yokohama Landmark Tower , as well as the Sanno Park
Marunouchi Building in
Mitsubishi Estate has its
headquarters in the
Otemachi Building in
Ōtemachi , Chiyoda,
It is one of the core
* 1 History
* 2 Group companies
* 3 References
* 4 External links
Marunouchi Building , which was completed in 2002
The company was established in 1937 as a spin-off of the real estate
holdings of the
Mitsubishi _zaibatsu _. It was listed on the
Osaka stock exchanges in 1953.
Its largest concentration of assets is around the
Otemachi districts west of
Tokyo Station , an area purchased by the
_zaibatsu_ from the Meiji government in 1890 and developed into an
office district. Today, the area houses the headquarters of
Mitsubishi Corporation ,
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group , The Bank of
Mitsubishi UFJ ,
Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation ,
Mitsubishi Electric ,
Meiji Yasuda Life ,
Nippon Yusen and other
Mitsubishi group companies, as well as numerous other firms not
affiliated with the group.
Mitsubishi Estate fully bought out
Rockefeller Group in New
York City , the real estate company that then fully owned Rockefeller
Center . Since then the older section of the Center has been sold and
the Rockefeller Group, still owned by Mitsubishi, owns the western
corridor of the complex.
Mitsubishi Estate led the redevelopment of the
Osaka Station area
between 2010 and 2013, including the Grand Front Osaka complex.
Mitsubishi Estate stated in November 2014 that it had agreed to sell
a 41-year-old office building in
Tokyo back to Mizuho Financial Group
for $1.35 billion.
Mitsubishi announced that it would hold a majority stake in
a redevelopment project north of
Tokyo Station that would include the
tallest building in
Japan , a 1,279-foot skyscraper. The targeted
completion date for the project is 2027.
Mitsubishi Jisho Sekkei Inc.
Mitsubishi Real Estate Services Co., Ltd.
Mitsubishi Estate Home Co., Ltd.
* Yokohama Royal Park Hotel Co., Ltd.
* Aqua City Co., Ltd.
Marunouchi Heat Supply Co., Ltd.
* Yokohama Sky Building Co., Ltd.
* Royal Park Hotel Co., Ltd.
Rockefeller Group International, Inc.
* ^ "Corporate Data."
Mitsubishi Estate. Retrieved on March 7,
* ^ _A_ _B_ _C_ "History".
Mitsubishi Estate Co., Ltd. Retrieved 7
* ^ _A_ _B_ Narioka, Kosaku (31 August 2015). "
Plans Japan’s Tallest Building". _The Wall Street Journal_.
Retrieved 7 September 2015.
* ^ "
Mitsubishi Estate to sell
Tokyo property to Mizuho for $1.35
billion" (Press release). Reuters. 27 November 2014.