Auction by: Maltz Auctions

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Extremely Unique Opportunity to Acquire a Magnificent Building in the Heart of the Steinway Retail District – Surrounded by National Retailers!

Live Off-Site Auction

Began: Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 11:00 AM EDT

Location: NY LaGuardia Airport Marriott, 102-05 Ditmars Boulevard, East Elmhurst, NY 11369


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9,000 Sq Ft Retail Building – Air Rights!

Prime Location in Heart of Renowned Steinway Retail District- Tremendous Exposure

Recently Vacated by Victoria’s Secret

Auction Postponed – Call for Offer Submission


  • 31-35 Steinway Street, Astoria, Queens, NY 11103
  • Located on Steinway Street between Broadway and 31st Avenue
  • Prime Location on Main Thoroughfare in Heart of Shopping/Retail District
  • 9,000 Sq Ft Elevator Building + 4,500 Sq Ft Basement
  • 50′ Frontage on Steinway Street
  • Directly Across the Street from NYC Municipal Parking Lot
  • 2 Blocks to Steinway Street M & R Subway Lines
  • 2 Blocks to Queens Q104 Bus Line
  • 9 Blocks to Steinway Street N & W Subway Lines
  • Tenants on Steinway Street Within One Block Radius Include: AT&T, Bank of America, City MD, Express, FedEx Office, Gamestop, Gap, Gap Kids, GNC, McDonald’s, Payless, TD Bank, The Children’s Place, The Vitamin Shop, Starbucks, Verizon, Zales & Many More
  • Additional Information:
  • County: Queens  Block: 678   Lot: 27
  • Lot Size: 50′ x 90′
  • FAR: 3
  • FAR as Built: 2
  • Unused FAR: 4,500 Sq Ft
  • Zoning: C4-2A
  • Year Built: 1931
  • Annual Real Estate Taxes: $203,431
  • $6,500,000 Opening Bid


Viewings: Available by Appointment on Thursday, June 6th, Monday, June 10th and Monday, June 17th.

Auction Date & Time:  Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 11:00 am.  Registration begins at 9:30 am.

Auction Location:  NY LaGuardia Airport Marriott Hotel, 102-05 Ditmars Boulevard, East Elmhurst, NY 11369.

Terms & Conditions of Sale: Property will be sold free and clear of all monetary liens.  In order to register to bid, all prospective bidders must present a cashier’s check in the amount of $650,000 made payable to “Maltz Auctions”. Subject to sale prior to auction as pre-auction offers will be considered. Please download the complete Terms and Conditions of Sale. 

Buyer’s Premium: A (6%) percent Buyer’s Premium will be added to the Successful Bidder’s high bid to determine the contract price to be paid by the Successful Bidder.

Buyer Broker Participation: A two (2%) percent commission will be paid to any properly licensed Buyer Broker who registers a successful buyer in accordance with the Buyer Broker guidelines.  Please download the Broker Participation form for details.

 Richard B. Maltz, Auctioneer DCA# 1240836
David A. Constantino, Auctioneer DCA# 1424944
 Richard B. Maltz, Licensed Real Estate Broker
Phone (516) 349-7022  Fax (516) 349-0105

The Real Property is being sold “AS IS” “WHERE IS”“WITH ALL FAULTS”, without any representations, covenants, guarantees or warranties of any kind or nature, and free and clear of any liens, claims, or encumbrances of whatever kind or nature, with such liens, if any, to attach to the proceeds of sale in such order and priority as they existed immediately prior to the Closing, and the sale of the Real Property is subject to, among other things (a) any state of facts that an accurate survey may show; (b) any covenants, restrictions and easements of record; (c) any state of facts a physical inspection may show; (d) any building or zoning ordinances or other applicable municipal regulations and violations thereof; and (e) environmental conditions. By delivering their respective Deposits, all Bidders acknowledge that they have had the opportunity to review and inspect the Real Property, the state of title thereof and laws, rules and regulations applicable thereto, and will rely solely thereon and on their own independent investigations and inspections of the Real Property in making their bids. Neither Maltz, the Seller nor any of their collective representatives makes any representations or warranties with respect to the permissible uses of the Real Property including, but not limited to, the zoning of the Real Property.  All Bidders acknowledge that they have conducted their own due diligence in connection with the Real Property and are not relying on any information provided by Maltz, the Seller, or their professionals.  The Real Property will be sold subject to any and all violations or conditions requiring corrective action.  The information contained herein was derived from sources deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed.  Most of the information provided has been obtained from third party sources and has not been independently verified.  It is the responsibility of the Buyer to determine the accuracy of all components of the sale and Property.  Each potential bidder is responsible for conducting his or her own independent inspections, investigations, inquiries, and due diligence concerning the Property, including without limitation, environmental and physical condition of the Property.  All prospective bidders are urged to conduct their own due diligence prior to participating in the Public Auction.  Bid rigging is illegal and suspected violations will be reported to the Department of Justice for investigation and prosecution.