Bloomingdale’s has been sued by its landlord, the Stahl Organization, for unpaid rent for its 25,000 square foot, three-level outlet at 2085 Broadway, on the corner of 72nd Street, The Real Deal reports.
According to the publication, Bloomingdale’s owes its landlord almost $2.5 million just for this location. The lease states that Bloomingdale’s will pay $437,500 of fixed rent plus a percentage of sales to its landlord. Bloomingdale’s started skipping rent payments in April, when the pandemic hit.
Macy’s, the owner of Bloomingdale’s, was also named in the lawsuit.
Bloomingdale’s has not issued a statement.
The store is currently open Sunday-Friday from 12pm-7pm and Saturday from 11am-7pm.
The website for this location states: “To protect our customers & colleagues, this location is open with limited hours, services & enhanced safety measures in place. For the best shopping experience, please call to confirm availability of services & restaurants. Thank you for your patience.”