Sneaker Retailer Making NYC Debut in Herald Square

Legacy, a sneaker retailer spawned when used sneaker trade went bigtime a while ago is opening its first New York City location. Founded in 2020 as a consignment shop in Pennsylvania the new store will only be selling new merchandise. Legacy was drawn to the 1 West 34th Street location because it has a presence of every major sneaker brand along the Herald Square retail corridor. The 8,000-square-foot store located on the corner of 5th Avenue across from the Empire State Building will be opening within the next few weeks under a long-term lease. Asking rent for the space that is equally split between ground level selling and basement storage space was $350 per square foot.