Real Estate Listing

Longtime Zipper Store Leaves Lower East Side After Nearly 80 Years

Posted June 4, 2019 at 5:00 am

For the first time in nearly eighty years, the A. Feibusch zipper wholesaler (aka Zipperstop) is no longer operating on the Lower East Side. The local business recently relocated from its longtime Allen Street shop. Leasing banner is now draped across the entrance to the store, which is itself emptied. The tea leaves foresaw this […]

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CC’s Cafe Space on Monroe Street Hits the Market

Posted May 21, 2019 at 5:03 am

CC’s Cafe on Monroe Street might not last. Rumors of its demise – aka the owner wanting to surrender – have appeared over the last couple years. But now it appears more likely. This retail listing on Craigslist for the 700 square-foot restaurant space went live several days ago. Asking rent is $6,500 per month. According […]

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‘New Life’ Building on Clinton Street Sold for $8.7M, Luxury Development up Next

Posted May 14, 2019 at 5:03 am

Not surprisingly, the nonprofit New Life of New York City did sell its building on Clinton Street for a princely sum before relocating to Alphabet City. And more luxury is on the way. The three-story, 4,340-square-foot property and vacant lot at 66 Clinton were together scooped up by Vault Development and TLM Equities. Demolition is […]

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Mark Rothko’s Former Artist Studio in Bowery ‘Bunker’ Renting for $15K

Last modified April 26, 2019 at 7:18 am

Here it is. Your golden opportunity to rent the expansive loft that formerly served as workspace for artist Mark Rothko. Word on the street is that the owner of the space at 222 Bowery – the units are part of a cooperative – reportedly seeks $15,000 per month to rent it. It was here at […]

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Historic Orthodox Jewish Organization Sells East Broadway Building

Posted April 16, 2019 at 5:03 am

Way east on East Broadway, more links to the neighborhood’s Jewish past are disappearing. Word is now circulating that the four-story pre-war tenement at 235 East Broadway just changed hands. Lower East Side Jewish history permeates this site (East Broadway still retains some of those roots). The property had collectively housed the United Jewish Council of […]

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Is this the Future of Vanella’s Prohibition-Era Funeral Home on Madison Street?

Last modified April 10, 2019 at 7:42 am

Out with the old, in with the glass. Look no further than the (shuttered) hundred-year-old Vanella’s Funeral Home on Madison Street. The relic assemblage – in business as a mortuary here since the Prohibition era – sold for $7.8 million back in January. The buyer was Eric Pang of Metro City Acquisition LLC, according to […]

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Allen Street Parking Garage Pitched as Development Opportunity

Posted April 8, 2019 at 5:00 am

As Essex Crossing debuts piecemeal, property owners are looking to cash in. It’s causing a ripple effect around the neighborhood. Just a couple blocks away, 59 Allen Street is ready for its due and proper. The 8,800 square-foot, through-block structure – occupied by the Imperial Parking garage and galleries on the Eldridge front – is now […]

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You’ll Need $5K to Rent the Old ‘BYGGYZ’ Sandwich Shop on Clinton Street

Posted March 29, 2019 at 5:08 am

With the overhyped brick-and-mortar of BYGGYZ dead in the ground nearly a year, its former Clinton Street headquarters is now up for grabs. Real estate listings have been circulating for the last couple months. Asking price for the 1,000 square-foot store (split equally between ground floor and basement) at 37-39 Clinton Street is $4,680 per month. […]

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GEM Super Value Store on Delancey Street Hits Market for $25K per Month

Posted March 26, 2019 at 5:00 am

The GEM Super Value Store might not be long for the Lower East Side. Real estate listings are currently circulating online, pitching the 3,000 square-foot space as “brand new” and “perfect for all general retail uses.” Which is to say, the dollar store is henceforth operating on borrowed time. The space won’t come cheap, either, […]

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Properties Adjacent to Bowery Savings Bank Hit the Market

Posted March 13, 2019 at 5:09 am

Not only is the Bowery Savings Bank landmark for sale, so are its adjacent neighbors on either side. Both 132 Bowery and 116 Elizabeth Street, which flank the historic building, were dropped on the open market last month. Avison Young is the brokerage of record. No price is floated. The latter property is an office […]

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