News Archives: 2008

The New York Times

Square Feet – Transactions

December 3, 2008

$1.4 million
520 West 27th Street #404
Manhattan

An independent charity that supports the work of the Tate museum in Britain has bought a 1,950-square-foot space... More »

Second Eatery for Galanga’s Owner

November 24, 2008

The owner of the West Village Thai restaurant is opening a spot in West Chelsea.

A new cuisine option will soon arrive in West Chelsea. Tuppea... More »

SoHo’s Stroller Set Gets New Spot to Suit Up

November 17, 2008

Children’s retailer Bundle bears small shop on Thompson.

Infant and children’s clothing and accessories store Bundle recently signed a five-year lease for 550 square feet on... More »

Real Estate Weekly

Bath Junkie Makes a Splash in NoLIta

October 29, 2008

Drop-in spa chain Bath Junkie has leased a 1,100 s/f space at 227 Mulberry Street, between Prince and Spring Street for a term of 12... More »

Real Estate Weekly

Relocation Keeps Video Store in East Village


Sinvin Realty, LLC announced that Kim’s Video and Music, the iconic media store renowned for its eclectic selection of movie rentals, books and music with... More »

Soaps, Lotion Chain Stirs Up NoLIta

October 20, 2008

NoLIta is getting a fresh new fragrance—actually, a whole lot of them. Bath Junkie, which lets customers create soaps and lotions with their choice of... More »

Lower E. Side Landmark Draws Brits


Consulting firm takes entire building, uncovers more hidden treasures

British consulting firm ?What If! has signed a 10-year lease for all of 137 Second Ave., a... More »

Russians Take Aim at TriBeCa

October 6, 2008

International Art Center, a Russian gallery that features contemporary works, recently signed a five-year lease for 2,300 square feet on the ground floor of 49... More »

Comforting Meals for West Siders


Everyone can use a little comfort food in unsettling times. That’s what Julie Taras Wallach and Tasha Garcia Gibson are counting on.

The co-owners of the... More »

The Real Deal

Deal Sheet Summary

October 1, 2008

RETAIL LEASES
Top tenant reps for leasing by sf
No. 2
Broker: SINVIN REALTY
Square feet leased: 31,088

OFFICE LEASES
Top tenant reps for office leasing... More »

Real Estate Weekly

Sinvin Brings Deluxe Amenities to Hudson Square

September 24, 2008

Sinvin Realty, LLC principals CHRISTOPHER OWLES and MICHAEL GLANZBERG have completed three leases totaling almost 27,000 sf at 10 Hudson Square, a.k.a. 160-170 Varick Street,... More »

WWD Thursday

Ready-to-Wear Report – Rock & Republic Flagship Coming to SoHo

September 16, 2008

NEW YORK – Rock & Republic is planting its retail flag in SoHo.

The cult denim brand plans to open a two-level 2,800-square-foot flagship in the... More »

Real Estate Weekly

David Bouley to Open New Eatery at 10 Hudson Square

August 20, 2008

Trinity Wall Street announced that David Bouley, the Connecticut chef whose eponymous restaurant in lower Manhattan became a culinary legend in the 1980s, will open... More »

The Villager

Mixed Use – Six In at Sinvin

July 16, 2008

Downtown retail brokerage Sinvin Realty recently bolstered its staff by adding six new agents to its roster, including three new directors.

The boutique brokerage, which has... More »

Björn Borg serving in SoHo

June 2, 2008

Tennis star’s fashion firm will use space for retail and showrooms

Swedish tennis star Björn Borg is bringing his athletic wear to SoHo, his first U.S.... More »