We have been attending ICSC shows for over 20 years now. Each year, we try to enhance our presence. This year, we are upgrading our booth with new technologies and displays. We are trying to optimize our presentation footprint given the space constraints. As for our messaging, we are publicizing our brokerage and management services…Read More
This is my 28th year. This year I am preparing by setting up several important meetings early while tenants still have time slots available. I make sure I have all my materials with me, flyers, maps, space plans, site plans and aerials. I am also putting aside blocks of time to walk the floor and…Read More
Manhattan, NY Brad Schwarz, senior managing director/principal, and JP Sutro, director of Lee & Associates NYC LLC (Lee NYC) have arranged a 15-year lease for Brazilian fashion retailer Aquamar Rio in an 8,000 s/f, multi-level space at 648 Broadway, between Bleecker and Bond Sts. in NoHo. The new store will be the Rio de Janeiro-based…Read More
I have attended every year since it has been in New York, and before that when it was in various venues in New Jersey. We’ve been busy with booth preparations, getting new graphics, and targeting who we want to meet with this year. David Perlmutter is the founder of Perlmutter Properties, Inc.
Village of Pelham Manor, NY National eyewear retailer Visionworks celebrated the grand opening of a new 3,000 s/f store at Post Road Plaza. Situated at the junction of U.S. 1, Pelham Parkway and the Hutchinson River Parkway, the 267,000 s/f shopping center is exclusively leased and managed by North Plainfield, N.J.-based Levin Management. “We continue…Read More
It’s our fourth year at the New York conference. I’m preparing by arranging meetings and dinner with brokers who have sent us potential acquisition opportunities throughout the year. Joel Gorjian, acquisitions & dispositions, Namdar Realty Group.
As those of you who have followed my column here in The New York Real Estate Journal, you’ve come to know that I’m always searching for what can be rented. I just returned from a hunting trip to Colorado, and discovered that you can rent an entire outfitters tent, complete with wood burning stove, and…Read More
As an ICSC member, I have been attending their events for over 25 years, including the NY National Deal Making Conference. In 2009, I even launched and chaired the Women’s Special Industry Group sessions, which ran for five years in New York and Las Vegas. Now, I get to focus entirely on meetings, seminars and…Read More
Manhattan, NY Jeff Weiss, senior director, of Manhattan-based investment sales brokerage firm Highcap Group arranged the sale of a 6,100 s/f mixed-use building in the Prime Upper East Side. The property, 1169 Second Ave., located between 61st St. and 62nd St. sold for $8.125 million. Weiss represented the buyer, Force Capital and the seller, a…Read More
As the end of the year approaches, some taxpayers considering an IRC 1031 exchange may hear about the purported benefits of tax straddling. Some believe a tax year straddle can delay their tax liability in the case of a failed exchange; however, a number of factors may limit the efficacy of such a strategy. A…Read More