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Infant Wear Store Signs For Tribeca Storefront

104 Franklin Street

Infant clothing designer and manufacturer Egg by Susan Lazar moved into a retail storefront at 104 Franklin Street in Tribeca at the start of the month through an 11-year, 2,200-square-foot lease, Commercial Observer has learned.

The space formerly occupied by the sales office of a nearby residential property that has asking rents of $120 per square foot offered the designer a favorable location in a neighborhood where shoppers grew familiar with a former pop-up shop the clothing store operated in the area, said Brett Maslin of Adams & Co. Read More

Lease Beat

Babyfair Renews in Garment District Showroom Space

34 West 33rd Street

Children’s wear company Babyfair signed a lease for five additional years starting after its current lease expires at the end of the year in its 9,820-square-foot showroom and office space on the 8th floor of Arcade Building Associates‘ 34 West 33rd Street property, Commercial Observer has learned.

The 12-floor structure, also known as the “Children’s Wear Building,” commands asking rents of $42 per square foot and features only tenants who make clothing for children and display it in showrooms for prospective retailers, said David Levy, the principal of Adams & Co. Read More

Power Broker

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

Lease Beat

Kobeyaki Coming to Garment District

Courtesy of NYMag

Kobeyaki will be opening a second location in Midtown.

The recently-opened Japanese restaurant located at 293 Seventh Avenue between 26th and 27th streets will be opening a new location at the base of 110 West 40th Street in the Garment District. The restaurant will span approximately 2,441 square feet. Read More

Lease Beat

Eastern Nationwide Supply Grabs 11K at 1261 Broadway

Courtesy of Populagram

Eastern Nationwide Supply is set to move into a new office in the coming months.

Founded in 1991, Eastern Nationwide Supply has operated as an jewelry importer and wholesale distribution in the United States. The company works out of the second floor of 22 West 32nd Street but will relocate to Olmstead Properties1261 Broadway, between 31st and 32nd Street. Read More

Lease Beat

Kids Apparel Club Set to Relocate to 34 West 33rd Street


Kids Apparel Club Inc. has grabbed a space into the Garment District’s 34 West 33rd Street.

“It’s a quality building dedicated to the Children’s Apparel Industry,” David Levy, a principal at Adams & Co. and the leasing agent for the building, told the Commercial Observer.

The infant and childrens clothing designer will take 5,631 square Read More