Jewelry and Crystal shop Swarovski is joining Downtown Brooklyn’s Fulton Mall revolution with a 2,500 square-foot lease on the ground floor of 490 Fulton Street, its first boutique in the borough, according to The New York Post. The upscale retailer joins Express and Seattle’s Best Coffee in the fully renovated five-story building, with Raymour & Flanigan and Planet Fitness on the way. Robert Cohen of RKF represented Swarovski in the deal.
Brownstoner tips that the national Freelancers Union is also opening a freelancer-focused, primary care practice (with yoga studio) Downtown, at 408 Jay Street between Willoughby & Fulton. It is expected to open in November. (Photo: Brownstoner)