Desperate for tenants, retail landlords are letting leases get shorter and shorter

November 20, 2017
When Jay Goltz decided last year to bring his four-decade-old Chicago furniture store to New York City, he was put off by the risk of... More »
The New York Times

Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions

October 11, 2017
RECENT SALE $3.2 MILLION 137 Hudson Street (between Beach and Hubert Streets) Manhattan A local private investor has bought this vacant single-story commercial condominium in TriBeCa, with a 1,500-square-foot... More »
New York Post

NYC commercial real estate scene thriving 16 years after 9/11

September 12, 2017
On this 16th year of commemorating the horror and heroism of 9/11, all’s well on the Manhattan office scene — an outcome that seemed impossible... More »
Commercial Observer

E-Commerce Luggage Brand Away Travel Opening First Permanent Store at 10 Bond Street

June 23, 2017
Online luggage retailer Away Travel is opening its first permanent brick-and-mortar location at 10 Bond Street in Noho after agreeing to take nearly 2,700 square... More »
The New York Times

Recent Commercial Transactions

May 11, 2017
FOR LEASE $108.98/SQ. FT. $564,000 approximate annual rent 221 West Broadway (between White and Franklin Streets) Manhattan A 10-year lease is available, starting in June, for a 5,175-square-foot recently renovated... More »
Commercial Observer

Fendi, Herno to Dress Up Greene Street

March 1, 2017
Luxury retailer Fendi and Italian outerwear brand Herno will be the latest high-end brands to set up shop on Greene Street in Soho, Commercial Observer has learned. Fendi, which has... More »

Blu Dot Opening Largest Store In New York

February 16, 2017
MINNEAPOLIS — Modern home furnishings retailer Blu Dot will open its second New York showroom and largest store to date on Madison Avenue this spring. At... More »
Real Estate Weekly

Pizza Stars Right Fit For Village Space

February 16, 2017
Detroit-style square pizza specialist, Emmy Squared, is set to open in the former Blue Ribbon Bakery space at 33 Bedford Street in the West Village. Steve... More »

Even The Light Fixtures In Monica Vinader’s New Soho Store Are Gold

December 2, 2016
Jewelry lovers will find a slice of heaven in this brand new boutique Working out of a 16th century barn in the English countryside, jeweler Monica... More »

A First Look Inside Mansur Gavriel’s New York Pop-Up Shop

November 18, 2016
Since launching Mansur Gavriel in 2012 with a selection of leather handbags, designers Rachel Mansur and Floriana Gavriel have grown their brand rapidly. They’ve added... More »

Thakoon Shows Us Around His First-Ever Store – And His New Direct-to-Consumer Business Model

August 29, 2016
Céline, Moschino, and Byredo have a new Wooster Street neighbor as of 11:00 o’clock this morning. Thakoon Panichgul, the New York designer who has shifted to a... More »

Listening Comes Home At 101 Greene Street

July 12, 2016
After becoming a part of so many of your homes around the world, it’s time we finally settled down in a place of our own.... More »

Check Out Sonos’ Upcoming Flagship Retail Store

July 12, 2016
Sonos has provided a sneak peek into its first retail store, slated to open July 19 in New York City. The company’s flagship location — located at... More »
The New York Times

Recent Commercial Transactions

June 2, 2016
RECENT LEASE $157/sq. ft. $94,200 approximate annual rent 58 West Eighth Street (between Macdougal Street and Avenue of the Americas) Manhattan Ancolie, the Epicurean Cantine, a takeout restaurant that will... More »
The New York Times

Balmain Opens at 100 Wooster: The Balmain Army Steps Out

April 28, 2016
Olivier Rousteing, the 30-year-old creative director of the French luxury house Balmain, commands fashion social media and knows how to make a moment an event.... More »