Industry City Inks Leases for 130K-SF City Records Warehouse, Australian Coffee Shop

Meanwhile on the ground floor of 148 39th Street, aka Building 19, the landlords of Industry City struck a 12-year deal for a 6,000-square-foot Gumption Coffee shop. It will be the first U.S. outpost for the java purveyor, which is based in Sydney, Australia. Gumption will devote 5,000 square feet to a roastery and 1,000 square feet to a café. The spot will serve breakfast and lunch, along with a selection of local baked goods. The owners are already building out the space with the aim of opening the café and roastery on Sept. 1..


RETAIL BRIEFS: Isa serves up another Baked by Melissa shop | Real Estate Weekly

●Baked by Melissa bags another store Bite-sized baking phenom Baked by Melissa has opened another New York store as the company expands its product offering an eyes further growth. Isa Realty Group brokered the lease for a 550 s/f inline space at 208 East 86th Street that was formerly occupied by Organic Avenue.

2018 Ones to Watch: Joseph Isa, Principal/Owner at Isa Realty Group, LLC

Name: Joseph Isa Title: Principal/Owner Address: 20 West 20th Street, Suite 403, New York, NY 10011 Company: Isa Realty Group, LLC

2018's RISING STARS OF REAL ESTATE | Real Estate Weekly

LOUIS FRANCO ISA REALTY GROUP Louis Franco is a Director with Isa Realty Group, LLC a full service commercial real estate firm based in NYC. He concentrates on both landlord and tenant representation with a focus on retail leasing. Louis has been with IRG since 2014 and has worked on behalf of many property owners and management firms including Perlbinder Realty, Dermer Management, Hilson Management, Plaza 400, Eugene Ellis Real Estate, Paley Management and many other local real estate families, being instrumental to the successful leasing of many projects on their behalf. Louis has also represented many retailers including Starr Restaurants, CV Restaurant Group, Roman & Williams, Gumption Coffee, Just Salad, Baked by Melissa, Francois Payard, Lush Cosmetics, Noodlelove, Mochidoki and Spa Belles, among others. Louis received a Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in finance, economics, and real estate from NYU’s Stern School of Business. He is a licensed Real Estate Broker in the state of New York and is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers. Louis has been active both in the real estate and local communities. He has worked as a volunteer for Sephardic Food Pantry and aided in construction for Hurricane Sandy Relief Effort.

As More Families Move to Midtown East, NY Kids Club Plans to Serve Its Residents

New York Kids Club will be coming to Midtown East with a new children's activity center to take space previously occupied by at 401 East 55th Street between York and First Avenues, Commercial Observer has learned.