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Currently, the going rate per square foot for a store on Fifth Avenue is $2,338, and it's expected to hit $3,000 by 2012. Consider this other number: A Madison Avenue spot between 56th to 72nd Streets will only cost retailers $908 per square foot in comparison. Basically, what we're getting at here is a crowded, tourist-stuffed H&M on Fifth Avenue costs about $2,138 more per square foot than one would in the Fulton Street Mall. [DNAinfo; Previously]