Nordstroms Arrives In New York City
This is the best news we've heard all week! Nordstrom's is finally coming to New York City! Woo hooo!! The upscale department store announced plans for its full-scale department store to open in 2018 at 225 W 57th street, between Broadway and Seventh Avenue south of Central Park. The arrival of Nordstrom and its top-notch customer service, will increase the competition in Manhattan, home to department stores like Macy's, Bloomingdale's and Saks Fifth Avenue. The store will be at the base of a skyscraper still in the planning stages that will also feature pricey residences.
Nordstrom) finally landed in New York," said Faith Hope Consolo, chairman of retail leasing and marketing at Prudential Douglas Elliman, who was briefed on the deal by a source at Nordstrom. "This is good news. It's going to reinforce shopping in that area."
Consolo worked with landlords on previous deals with Nordstrom that fell through, including locations at 57th Street and Park Avenue and on Sixth Avenue and 16th Street.
Nordstrom announced the details at a news conference in New York. Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Gary Barnett, president and founder of real estate company Estell Development Co., joined Peter Nordstrom, president of merchandising at the department store chain.
Now, we can call New York home sweet home!