Word on the street is that Union Square's mammoth Virgin Megastore is closing up shop sometime between now and February Billboard reports the space is "being offered by a real estate broker for availability. According to retail sources, New York-based Winick Realty is shopping the space and has sent out packages highlighting its features. The 58, square-foot space is being offered together or subdivided and may become another retail space or wait for it luxury condos!
Virgin Megastore is closing down
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The age of super-sized record shops in Manhattan is fading out: The Virgin Megastore in Times Square is closing and will be replaced by a popular clothing chain. The massive store on Broadway near 46th Street is expected to close in April. The store's or so employees were told this week about its demise. That leaves only one other Virgin store in the city in Union Square. Virgin Entertainment Group Chief Executive Simon Wright tells the New York Times in Thursday editions that the store remained "very, very profitable," in spite of the growing popularity of downloaded music over the Internet.
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