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By the numbers: The retail space “workout”

Fitness centers eat up increasing amount of storefront space in five boroughs
By Sasha von Oldershausen | July 22, 2014 04:30PM

From the July issue: Fitness centers come standard in most new residential condos these days, but that isn’t slowing the spread of gyms and other fitness-related businesses throughout the five boroughs. Seven of the 20 largest retail leases in Manhattan last year went to fitness facilities like Equinox, Crunch and Planet Fitness, The Real Deal reported in January. [more]