Malachite Group

Sidewalk Work Outside Zarin Building Finally Finished After 9-Month Ordeal

Posted September 1, 2017 at 5:12 am

Bank of America ditched its perch at the northwest corner of Grand and Orchard Streets last October after a decade-plus tenancy, as previously reported. Its identity was completely scraped from the exterior. Work on the sidewalk out front began shortly thereafter, but quickly hit a dead-end that only now is finally cleared. The Malachite Group, […]

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TD Bank Sheds its Plywood at Zarin Building on Grand Street

Posted June 22, 2015 at 5:12 am

As one independent business founders (i.e. The Cast) at the Zarin building on Grand Street, a corporate behemoth is on the verge of moving in. Nine months on, the new storefront at 314-320 Grand Street has been delivered. No more one-story plywood shed; the tattered construction site additive was finally pried from the facade late […]

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The Cast Forced off Orchard Street Due to Rent Hike

Posted June 11, 2015 at 9:19 am

The Cast lost its lease to 71 Orchard Street and is in search for a new location. It had operated here for five years, and is now empty as of yesterday. Owner Chuck Guarino posted the unfortunate news to the brand’s Facebook page this week, noting that gear is currently available in a pop-up across […]

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Zarin Fabrics Building at 314 Grand Street Just Sold for $25.6M

Posted February 10, 2015 at 5:10 am

It took nearly two years, but the Zarin Fabrics building at 314-320 Grand Street finally sold. The seller – Amster Family Investments – had first placed the 35,000 square-foot corner building on the chopping block back in June 2013. According to records filed Friday afternoon, the lucky buyer is the Malachite Group, who shelled out $25.6 […]

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