Kennedy Wilson Announces Opening of OAK NYC At The Sparkle Factory
New York-based subsidiary of American Apparel chooses burgeoning downtown Los Angeles for West Coast flagship location, Kennedy Wilson represented landlords in lease deal
Justin Weiss and Lee Shapiro of Kennedy Wilson, which holds exclusive representation on The Sparkle Factory property, represented the landlords, Alfonso and Tarina Tarantino, in the transaction, while Jonathan Schley of the Tungston Group represented OAK.
“The burgeoning southern corridor of Broadway has been a hotbed for retail activity over the last two years,” said Weiss. “OAK’
Located at 910 Broadway in the historical L.L. Burns Western Costume Company, the 2,100-square-
“Councilmember Huizar and his Bringing Back Broadway team were critical in helping us reactivate this nearly 100-year old building and Justin Weiss and Lee Shapiro of Kennedy Wilson have been instrumental in guiding and executing our vision for The Sparkle Factory,” said Tarantino. “OAK’
Founded in 1977, Kennedy Wilson is a vertically integrated global real estate investment and services company headquartered in Beverly Hills, CA, with 24 offices in the U.S., U.K., Ireland, Spain and Japan. The company, on its own or with partners, invests opportunistically in a variety of real estate related investments, including commercial, multifamily, loan purchases and originations, residential, and hotels. Kennedy Wilson offers a comprehensive array of real estate services including investment management, property services, auction, conventional sales, brokerage and research. For further information on Kennedy Wilson, please visit www.kennedywilson.com.
Leeza Hoyt, The Hoyt Organization