Holiday Inn on Delancey Adds Verizon Wireless Outpost on Ground Floor

Posted on: November 20th, 2014 at 6:00 am by
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In which a corporate hotel begets a corporate commercial tenant.

The Holiday Inn at 150 Delancey – brought to the neighborhood by Sam Chang and starchitect Gene Kaufman – is finally filling its ground level retail space. It had been an empty storeroom ever since the lodge debuted in March 2013. This week, however, the interior walls were painted red, and segmented carpeting installed. Yep, a new Verizon Wireless store is joining the fold of mobile merchants along this corridor. It should be open for business on Friday.

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Verizon now sits directly across the street from an AT&T Wireless outpost, and further flanked by two T-Mobile spots (Clinton, Ludlow).

Meanwhile, the basement restaurant, dubbed Retro Bar & Grill, is certainly struggling to bring in the heads. The amount of signage wrapped on the exterior of this building is crazy. Wonder how long it’ll last down there.

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