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Compleat Sculptor Moving to Chelsea

The unique supply store The Compleat Sculptor is moving to 110 W. 19th St. in Chelsea. Its new, 13,500-square-foot lower level space has an entrance on the ground floor of the eight-story office building. Lowe’s and The Container Store are down the block at Sixth Avenue. Jake Bank and Joseph Italiaander of ABS Partners Real Estate represented the tenant in the 10-year deal...
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MetLife Lends $51M to Refinance SI Outdoor Shopping Center

MetLife has provided a $51 million loan to Pergament Properties to refinance the 360,000-square-foot Pergament Mall at 2795 Richmond Avenue in Staten Island, NY, Commercial Observer has learned. The 15-year, full-term and interest-only loan has a rate of 4.02 percent, sources told CO. The property is located adjacent to the massive, 1.3-million-square-foot Staten Island Mall on Richmond Avenue. Robert Altman, a co-managing partner at ABS Altman Warwick—a capital markets advisory shop that operates under ABS Partners Real Estate—originated the debt on behalf of the borrower...
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Designer Isabel Marant Will Open First Showroom in Manhattan

A French fashion designer known for her bohemian aesthetic, Isabel Marant, will open her first Manhattan showroom in a space resembling a retail store in the Chelsea Arts Building at 210 Eleventh Ave. The 4,070-square-foot showroom on the 25th Street side of the building has large windows and polished concrete floors. Its private entrance will make it easier for such celebs as Kate Moss, Sienna Miller and Kate Bosworth to dash in for a special item...
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Kellogg’s NYC Owners Open Play Center in Same Union Square Building as Their Café

What goes together better than cereal and children? A café dedicated to cereal in the same building as a 7,000-square-foot play space for kids! And that is a marriage that will occur in Union Square when a new retail concept, Union Square Play, joins Kellogg's NYC in a building that runs from East 17th to East 18th Streets between Park Avenue South and Broadway...
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