New York City Retail Leasing Services
Meridian’s seasoned real estate professionals are experts in retail launches and property marketing, working collaboratively to bring new concepts to market and to assist mature brands with strategic expansion.
The team has historically negotiated more than 100 retail and restaurant leases annually, using this volume and momentum to serve as the single point of contact for both landlords and tenants seeking retail leasing and advisory services. Meridian’s team works quickly and efficiently, having earned the trust of many of New York City’s most prominent landlords and fastest growing brands.
Our retail leasing knowledge is further supported by the company’s unparalleled access to information and comparables via the firm’s debt capital markets and investment sales businesses, providing clients with unparalleled service and in-depth market insights. Our team understands retail, from the needs of the first-time restaurateur or retailer to those of the largest and most sophisticated global omni-channel brands.
Clients turn to Meridian to bring a targeted and proven approach to tenanting space. Meridian’s team has negotiated category-defining leasing transactions including: 1Oak, Hunt & Fish Club, John Fraser’s “Nix,” Zuber & Company, Gold Bar, Spring Natural, Scarpetta, Livly, and Reade Street Prep, to list a few.
Landlord Advisory Services
Create a customized marketing strategy that highlights the unique selling points of your retail space
Identify the ideal tenant by promoting your property to our vast network of contacts at national chains and emerging brands
Screen potential tenants to ensure they will maximize income while minimizing risk
Unlock the maximum value of retail space by re-positioning it to increase cash flow
Help identify the ideal tenant for new developments at the outset
Tenant Advisory Services
Successfully identify premier retail spaces in New York's most vibrant neighborhoods based on business needs
Support in negotiating New York City's zoning and regulatory environment
Proven track record representing a diverse group of tenants, from national retailers to new brands
Conduct a financial analysis, negotiate lease terms, and handle transaction management on your behalf
Implement the latest technology to evaluate the local market, trends, and demographics