News Archives: 2014

Real Estate Weekly

Mom and Pops smell coffee as chain stores eat into NYC

December 29, 2014

All New York shoppers want this Christmas is a chain store.

According to the State of the Chains report from the Center for an Urban Future,... More »

The New York Times

Recent Commercial Transactions



$238,800 approximate annual rent

97 Second Avenue (between East Fifth and... More »

Real Estate Weekly

On the side a healthy option for new eateries

December 11, 2014

Two new food concepts are giving landlords something two chew over.

Sons of Thunder, a burger joint, and eclectic Asian eatery, Chop Shop have signed deals... More »

Organic burger biz grabs first location

December 10, 2014

A burger joint is launching in Murray Hill. Sons of Thunder recently signed a 15-year lease for 2,000 square feet at 204 E. 38th St.,... More »

Real Estate Weekly

Mega-mall developers dreaming of 2016 opening

December 3, 2014

New Jersey’s American Dream is still on its way to coming true. 

The mega-mall entertainment and shopping complex known as American Dream at the Meadowlands in... More »

Commercial Observer

Crown Signs 49-Year Lease for Soho Landmark

November 6, 2014

New York-based real estate firm Crown Acquisitions has signed a 49-year lease to operate the 19th century International Olive Building at 453 Broome Street.

First reported by the New York... More »

Asian Eatery Cooks Up Deal In NoMad

November 5, 2014

Chop-Shop picks a quiet spot on West 24th Street. Its owners have been looking for a location with a similar feel to its first... More »

New York Post

James Perse Takes Former Juicy Couture Store on Bleecker

October 16, 2014

James Perse has signed a lease for the former Juicy Couture store at 368 Bleecker St. at the prime corner of Charles Street.

The 1,300 square... More »

Old-line residential broker seizes new markets

July 29, 2014

Warburg Realty inks a lease for a new office in the Flatiron district and aims to open at least one other in Brooklyn. One... More »

Crumbs locations seen as unappetizing

July 10, 2014

The shuttered baker’s nearly 20 outposts around the city are too small for many food sellers, too pricey for many small ones and lack... More »

Real Estate Weekly

Restaurateurs sour on rising rents

July 3, 2014

With rents increasing in all of the prime retail areas, and longtime restaurants like Union Square Café shuttering after 30 years, restaurateurs are looking elsewhere... More »

Commercial Observer

Framing and Restoration Firm Inks Lease at the Fine Arts Building

June 19, 2014

Julius Lowy Frame & Restoration Company has signed a 10-year lease for a 3,500-square-foot showroom space at the Fine Arts Building located at 232 East 59th StreetCommercial Observer has learned.

The framing... More »

Real Estate Weekly

Coffee stop for Gregory

New Street Realty Advisors announced the Gregorys Coffee has leased retail space at Trinity Real Estate’s 350 Hudson Street Gregorys Coffee has leased approximately 1,100... More »

Retail tide seen rising along Canal Street

June 16, 2014

Owners prepare to pour $17 million into the renovation of the five-story building on the corner of Wooster Street it bought last year for... More »

Former Coach creative director to open SoHo store

May 27, 2014

Reed Krakoff will take 2,000 square feet on Greene Street for his namesake label’s second store.

The former creative director of Coach is planting a... More »

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