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The Brooklyn Flea pop-up last December.
Major news! The old Tower Records space on East 4th and Lafayette has finally found a tenant and it won't be a Duane Reade. An Equinox will be taking 20,000 square feet of the ground level space, still leaving the edge of the building empty. The corner location has been empty since Tower Records closed back in 2006. Since then, the space has housed temporary pop-ups, including a Brooklyn Flea holiday market and Halloween costume shops. A health-club makes a great deal of sense for these large empty spaces, like the old Astor Place Barnes & Noble turning into the tricked out David Barton Gym.
· Gym Coming to Old Tower Records Spot on E. 4th [NYO]
· Pop-Up Shops: Brooklyn Flea Takes Manhattan [Racked]
· Now (Almost) Open: Astor Place's Huge David Barton [Racked]