Most Ingenious Deal of the Year, Sublease and Purchase of 685 Third Avenue on behalf of Pfizer, 2003
First Tucker Ashworth Memorial Fellow, Municipal Art Society, 1989
Interview at the 2021 UBS Global Consumer and Retail Conference on the Topic: Are Pop-Up Shops the New Brick and Mortar Model?
CNBC: Retailers Look to Innovate and Tempt Customers Back to Physical Stores
Commercial Observer: Toyota Pops Up Under Manhattan’s High Line for the Holidays
Business Insider: Future of Coworking spaces freelancers entrepreneurs self-employed after COVID19
GLG: How Has COVID-19 Impacted Commercial Real Estate?
Marketplace: Will COVID-19 be the death of coworking spaces?
Yahoo News: WeWork to Lay Off 2,400 Workers Worldwide
New York Post: Restaurants owner SA Hospitality Group expands to new digs
France 24: New Coliving Housing Option Spreads its Wings in New York
France24: WeWork shakes up commercial real estate - like it or not
Commercial Observer: Financial Services Firm Takes 11K SF at 810 Seventh Avenue
FiDine: Inside Lower Manhattan’s Burgeoning Restaurant Scene
Commercial Guide: A Breakdown of Commercial Lease Part 2
70-Year-Old Toy Company Cardinal Industries Moving to 25K SF in LIC’s The Factory
Guidepoint Advisor Review
Wework, Coworking and the Disruption of Office Real Estate
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"Great and in-depth knowledge of the US retail market."
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5429 North Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL
Fully leased 7,300+ SF mixed-use building in Lincoln Square between W Bryn Mawr Ave and Foster Ave on Lincoln Avenue. Building features one commercial tenant- a restaurant, 6 residential units and 6 parking spaces in addition to a Valet drop off zone upfront for the use of the restaurant.
All units are renovated, new roof, HVAC, plumbing and windows were installed in 2018.
Great investment property with room for further improvements.
487 Broadway: Prime Soho Retail for Direct Lease
Prime Soho Retail Store For Lease with 116 FT of Wraparound Frontage at 487 Broadway (corner of Broome Street).
2,500 sf on Ground with 14'1' ceiling height plus 1,800 sf storage/office on Lower Level
Possession is 6/15/20.
Immediate Neighbors include Rituals, Madewell, TJ Maxx, J Crew and Bloomingdales