Evening Links: Serious Distress; Fashion Cents; Smashburger Gobbling

Vornado nears nabbing Lucida retail space for $150 million. (Crain’s)

SEE ALSO: UES Office Building Sells for $17M Amid Bankruptcy and Legal Battle

A lot of distressed properties in NYC, some much more distressed than others. (TRD)

Smashburger’s Brooklyn expansion. (TRD)

Jamurlowsky Bank Building back on the market at Canal and Orchard. (WSJ)

Call him Professor Jonathan Miller. (Curbed)

Would you just look at this West 9th Street house! (Brownstoner)

Fabulous synergy! Fashion designers team with interior designers for charity. (GlobeSt)