About James Famularo

James Famularo, a Principal and Senior Director in the Retail Leasing Division at Eastern Consolidated, is widely regarded as one of New York City’s top retail leasing brokers.

A veteran dealmaker, Mr. Famularo has leased over one million square feet of retail space during his 15-plus-year career, negotiating over 700 leases for food and beverage related establishments, many headed by well-known restauranteurs and Michelin-starred chefs. His vast network of contacts enable him to quickly and efficiently identify ...

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Recent Press

Broker Roundtable: The Future of NYC Retail
The real estate community acknowledges that retail is facing a legitimate challenge. In New York City, rents have dropped across 14 of Manhattan’s retail corridors, and retail sales growth across the entire city has declined. But despite the growing number of traditional stores filing for bankruptcy, commercial real estate leaders see opportunity for retailers and landlords to adjust their expectations and embrace new models.  Bisnow hosted a roundtable discussion with five of Eastern Consolidated's top retail brokers — James Famularo, Harris Bulow, Robin Abrams, Joe Robinson and Brad Cohen — to tackle the myths and realities of the retail market in the city that never sleeps.
New Bifulco restaurant to replace Bistecca Fiorentina
A new eatery will soon replace Bistecca Fiorentina at Restaurant Row’s 317 W. 46th St.
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