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Bet on Brett Maslin, Adams & Co.’s No-nonsense Broker

Brett Maslin, Senior Managing Director of Adams & Company, LLC

A lot has happened since Brett Maslin of Adams & Co. made Commercial Observer’s 30 Under 30 list in 2012. He’s fully blossomed into one of the firm’s top-producing brokers. He also got married, so after eight grueling years climbing the company ladder, he finally got a break with a skiing trip in Vermont at the end of January—the first of two trips he and his wife would take to celebrate their vows. Read More

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Fashion Accessories Center Draws New Tenant

10 West 33rd Street

Children’s accessories designer and importer H.E.R. Accessories LTD is relocating its office and showroom to Ten West Thirty Third Associates10 West 33rd Street, also known as the Fashion Accessories Center. 

H.E.R. picked the Garment Center building because “the landlord runs a great building for accessory showroom companies,” said the tenant’s broker in the deal, Michael Beyda of Benchmark Properties. Also, H.E.R. liked the “quality of the space,” he added. the company is moving from 15 West 37th Street. Read More

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Fashion Accessories Center Reaches Capacity with Custom Jeweler

The Fashion Accessories Center at 10 West 33rd Street.

L&P Group USA has signed a new eight-year, 7,144-square-foot lease at Adams & Co.’s 10 West 33rd Street, bringing the building to 100 percent occupancy, Commercial Observer has learned.

The building, known as the Fashion Accessories Center, is a natural fit for the custom jewelry maker, which will relocate from its current address at 39 West 32nd Street in the coming weeks. Read More

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Wholesale Distributor Takes Space at 48 West 37


Marais, a wholesale distributor of ladies handbags and accessories, has signed a 10-year, 5,052-square-foot new lease at 48 West 37th Street.

The company, which asking rent was $39 per square foot, plans to use the space as general and executive offices as well as showroom space for their handbag and accessories company.

“Located in the Read More

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Burger Joint Smashes into Heavy Traffic Zone


Smashburger has signed a 5,432-square-foot new lease for a retail space at 10 West 33rd Street with plans to move in this coming April.

David Levy, principal of Adams & Co., who represented the tenant and the landlord, struck a concurrent deal for 1,385 square feet of contiguous space for a Dunkin Donuts.

“This is Read More

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David Peyser Sportswear Inc. Expands at 1071 AoA

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David Peyser Sportswear Inc. has renewed its lease at 1071 Avenue of the Americas.

The manufacturer of high-end outerwear and sportswear will add 3,545 square feet on the 8th floor to its 14,000-square-foot occupancy on the 12th floor at Ten Seventy One Associates’ building, spanning a total of 17,545 square feet. The deal comes on the heels of the company’s growth and expansion efforts of its mens outwear brand, WeatherproofRead More

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463 Seventh Avenue Locks in a Fashion Tenant

Comint Leather Goods has renewed its lease at the fully occupied Outerwear Building.

The family owned and operated outerwear manufacturer will continue to call its 6,739-square-foot office at 463 Seventh Avenue home. The term of the lease was not disclosed, but Comint Leather Goods plans to continue to utilize its space for general offices and a showroom for its products. Read More

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Software Company Inks 10-Year Deal at 3 Park Avenue

3 Park Avenue

Cintra Software & Service Inc. has signed a 10-year, 8,424-square-foot lease on the 32nd floor of Cohen Brothers Realty‘s 3 Park Avenue.

The Oracle database and business service provider was drawn to the 42-story, orange brick building because of its convenient location and flexible floor plans, with plans to use the space for general and Read More

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Co-Work Space Provider Inks 71,000-SF Expansion, Renewal in Flatiron District

1115 Broadway

The co-work space provider Select Office Suites took another bite out of 1115 Broadway, expanding by 13,000-square-feet in signing a 10-year, 71,000-square-foot lease at the Flatiron District building.

SOS moved into the 1912 property in 2006 with a 24,000-square-foot deal and added additional space two years ago. The tenant now occupies the top three floors of the 12-story address. Read More

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Gina Group Expands at Fashion Accessories Center


Gina Group LLC is expanding its presence at 10 West 33rd Street, otherwise known as the Fashion Accessories Center.

The manufacturing, licensing, and distribution company will be taking an additional 3,177 square feet on the third floor and 2,944 square feet on the fourth floor, bringing the company’s total occupation to 31,000 square feet in the building. Read More

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MBI Brings Its Occupancy to 25 Percent of 48 West 37th Street


Manhattan Business Interiors, Inc. is taking a greater stake in the Garment District.

The general contracting and construction management group has expanded at 48 West 37th Street in an effort that has helped fill approximately 25 percent of existing space at the 57,750-square-foot building.

“[The] space became vacant and I knew Manhattan Business Interiors wanted Read More

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Hudson Jeans Gets Down on More Space Like Wiz Khalifa

Wiz Khalifa

Kate Hudson, Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez, a consortium of post-college-aged women across the city – and real estate professionals looking to get down like Wiz Khalifa – will presumably be pleased to hear that Hudson Jeans has bulked up its space at 231 West 39th Street.

The apparel company, which supplies department stores across the city with its clothing, has signed a 10-year, 6,973-square-foot renewal, adding 2,700 square feet to its showroom, as it grows in popularity among celebrities – and the men and women who admire them.

“The building really looks like a 25- to 35-year-old, post-college, women’s closet… every brand you would see in a department store or out at a bar or club at night,” said Jeffrey Buslik of Adams & Co., who represented the tenant and the landlord in the transaction. Read More