Winick Realty Markets Fort Greene Retail Opportunity
Gus Delaporte April 30, 2014, 8 a.m.
Winick Realty Group is marketing more than 43,000 square feet of retail space in the Fort Greene section of Brooklyn, Commercial Observer has learned. The units are located within luxury mixed-use buildings being developed by John Catsimatidis’ Red Apple Group.
“Together with Winick Realty Group, Red Apple embraces the opportunity to create a synergy of development in the neighborhood and bring this groundbreaking retail opportunity to market, further complementing the new residential and office uses in the immediate vicinity,” Diana Boutross of Winick said in a prepared statement.
An 11,676-square-foot space is available on the ground floor of the 205-unit 81 Fleet Place development. The 195-unit 180 Myrtle Avenue development boasts 10,041 square feet of ground-floor space and 21,420 square feet on the lower level. A nearby building, a nine-story development at 218 Myrtle Avenue, currently houses Red Apple Supermarket and a CVS location.
The retail opportunities range in size from 1,000 square feet to 11,676 square feet, according to a press release. The space, which offers 15-foot ceilings and 17-foot column spacing, has the potential to accommodate restaurants, gyms, cafes and medical users.
Possession for the space at 81 Fleet Place is anticipated during the first quarter of 2015. Possession for 180 Myrtle Avenue is expected during the third quarter of 2015. The brokers representing the landlord were not authorized to reveal the asking rent for the space.