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As New York City rolled out the green carpet for the 253rd annual St Patrick’s Day parade, the historic Irish Arts Center in Hell’s Kitchen unveiled plans for a new-look building.
A partnership between New York City and the Irish Government will hep finance the project, which the group said has “important thematic value as Ireland recovers from the global financial crisis and restores its economic sovereignty. ”
Public review of the project at 533 West 51st Street is expected to begin this spring with construction starting early next year.
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Brown Harris Steves powerhouse Elaine Clayman hosted her annual Client Appreciation Party last week at the GE Monogram Design Center, 150 East 58 Street (Architects & Designers Building). Clayman is founder and president of the Elaine Clayman Team, one of the top teams in the nation. Elaine and her team ranked 116th for sales volume in the United States.
Photos by Richard Lewin
Adams & Co. Real Estate, LLC, brokered a handful of deals at the contemporary fashion showroom building, located at West 39th Street. James Buslik, principal, and Jeff Buslikrepresented the tenant and landlord:
• A 3,600 S/F renewal and expansion for The NTWRK Agency.The tenant was represented by Maxwelle NY and asking rent was $45 psf.
• A 1,640 s/f renewal for Kabir SM Holdings Inc. Asking rent was $45 psf.
• A 1,354 s/f new lease for Amanda Uprichard LLC. Amanda Uprichard plans to use the space as office and showroom spaces for …
The National Weather Service is forecasting 6 to 8 inches of snowfall and gusts of wind up to 35 mph for the New York City area from Thursday, January 2 through Friday, January 3, 2014. In preparation for the inclement weather, the Department is reminding all builders, contractors, and property owners to secure their construction sites and buildings. The Department will be performing random spot-check inspections of construction sites around the City. If sites are not safely secured, the Department will take immediate enforcement action with the issuance of violations and Stop Work Orders if necessary.
A new high-end hair salon is set to open where J. Lucas Clothiers has been located for the last five years.
Buchbinder & Warren Realty Group announced that Hair Bar NYC has leased the second floor retail space at 218 Madison Avenue fopr a ten-year term.
Annie Yao of Buchbinder & Warren represented the landlord in the deal for the 410 s/f corner unit. Abie Zarif of Kassin Sabbagh Realty represented the tenant.
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Fisher Brothers announced that it has signed two separate lease expansion agreements with current tenants at 605 Third Avenue, for an aggregate of more than 25,000 additional square feet.
The first lease, with Univision Communications, Inc., adds more than 19,000 s/f in the form of the entire 14th floor, through 2028, and brings Univision to a total 194,601 s/f spread over eight floors throughout the building. Univision’s broker was Carl Eriksen at CBRE.
The second lease, with Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP, expands that firm’s current footprint by 6,000 s/f to more …
Many of the industry’s top brokerage professionals joined Hines, the international real estate firm, and exclusive leasing agent CBRE Group, Inc. for a private event in Bryant Park to get a firsthand look at the iconic new trophy-class office tower rising directly across the street at 7 Bryant Park. The signature building will offer 10-foot finished ceilings, full-height clear vision glass, two spacious tenth-floor terraces overlooking the park and a private penthouse terrace offering a privileged view of Midtown’s most beautiful green space.
Photos by Ed Lederman
The NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate of the NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies (NYU-SCPS) will begin offering a 128-credit B.S. in Real Estate during the Fall 2013 semester that will be geared toward attracting traditional-age college students to this dynamic profession.
The comprehensive curriculum will be comprised of a unique blend of NYU liberal arts programming that will be complemented by in-depth immersion in a broad array of professionally focused courses.
Newmark Grubb Knight Frank (NGKF) Retail has secured two new locations for The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf.
The California-based chain has signed leases at 1700 Broadway (between 53rd and 54th Streets) and 280 Broadway (between Chambers and Reade Streets).
NGKF Retail executive vice president Jeffrey D. Roseman, senior managing director Marc Frankel and managing director Benjamin Birnbaum arranged both leases on behalf of Coffee Bean. It will occupy 1,200 s/f at the base of 1700 Broadway, a 42-story office building owned by Ruben Companies. Ownership was represented in-house.
At 280 Broadway, …