Education

Scottish University Opens its NY Satellite Campus

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Glasgow Caledonian University, one of the largest universities in Scotland, opened its first New York City campus at 64-68 Wooster Street in Soho yesterday, Commercial Observer has learned, to coincide with Scotland Week.

As Commercial Observer reported last October, the school signed a 15-year, 13,500-square-foot lease for the entire ground floor and lower level. The school has been doing construction ever since, landlord Zar PropertiesDavid Zar said. Read More

On the Market

Retail Condo, Home to Upscale Japanese Restaurant Megu, On the Market for $14.7M

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A 12,600-square-foot retail condominium at 62-66 Thomas Street in Tribeca, home to upscale Japanese restaurant Megu, is on the market after a price reduction and company buyout aimed at expanding the brand worldwide.

The price was reduced to $14.7 million from $16.8 million, as a new ownership group forges big plans for the brand, sources tell the The Commercial Observer. Read More