RCS Real Estate Advisors Scores Fourth Consecutive Industry Award with M&A Advisors’ Cross Border Deal of the Year

June 2019 – RCS Real Estate Advisors is being recognized by The M&A Advisor as a winner of the award for Cross Border Deal of the Year in the 11th Annual International M&A Awards for the sale of Vitamin World Inc. to Feihe International.

The award recipients are chosen by a panel of independent […]

RCS Real Estate Advisors Retained by Gap Inc. for Real Estate Restructuring

National retailer Gap Inc. has retained New York-based RCS Real Estate Advisors to facilitate the restructuring of company’s specialty fleet. RCS Real Estate Advisors President and CEO Ivan L. Friedman made the announcement.

In their fourth quarter earnings report, Gap announced a plan to revamp their store base and revitalize […]

RCS Real Estate Advisors Hires Veteran Executive Ed Coury as Managing Director

April 17, 2019 – The New York-based retail consulting firm, RCS Real Estate Advisors, has bolstered their team of real estate professionals with the recent addition of new Managing Director Ed Coury. Coury brings over 30 years of real estate experience to the thriving […]

TMA Awards RCS Real Estate Advisors for Transaction of the Year

September 2018 – RCS Real Estate Advisors is being recognized at the 30th Annual Turnaround and Transaction of the Year Awards for their contribution to and work with Eastern Outfitters, LLC. The award recognizes those companies that orchestrate a non-operational restructuring of businesses including merger and acquisition, sale, loan, liquidation, debt restructuring, etc., to preserve the […]

RCS’ Ivan L. Friedman Quoted in Bloomberg Article

Excerpted from an article in Bloomberg, July 6, 2018, by Lauren Coleman-Lochner and Eliza Ronalds-Hannon

Mall Tenants Had an Out When Giants Like Macy’s Left. Now Landlords Bar the Door.

> Mall owners are pushing to eliminate co-tenancy provisions.
> Removing or limiting clauses gives merchants less flexibility.

“Landlords are now routinely pushing to chisel away co-tenancy provisions when leases […]

It’s Not an Apocalypse, But It is a Changing Time in Retail

NEW YORK, NY – June 7, 2018 – Ivan L. Friedman, president and CEO of RCS Real Estate Advisors, has seen his share of real estate cycles. Working on about 40 million square feet of retail per year, Friedman and his firm believe we are in the midst of a […]

Vitamin World Acquired by Feihe International After Successfully Emerging from Chapter 11

NEW YORK, NY – February 5, 2018 – RCS Real Estate Advisors client, Vitamin World, announced today that it has been acquired by Feihe International, Inc., one of the leading distributors of premium infant formula in China, after successfully emerging from Chapter 11. Vitamin World USA Corporation will […]

RCS Real Estate Advisors Receiving Restructuring Deal of the Year Award from The M&A Advisor for Second Consecutive Year

December 2017 – The M&A Advisor has announced that RCS Real Estate Advisors has been recognized in the 16th Annual M&A Advisor Awards for their work on the restructuring of Payless ShoeSource. “The award recipients represent the finest in the M&A industry in 2017 and earned these honors by standing out in a group of extremely impressive […]

RCS Real Estate Advisors Retained by Vitamin World, DIP as Real Estate Advisor

NEW YORK, NY – September 12, 2017 – New York-based RCS Real Estate Advisors, has been retained as real estate consultant by the premier nutrition-driven vitamin supplements retail company Vitamin World, DIP. RCS Real Estate Advisors President and CEO Ivan L. Friedman made the announcement.

RCS will be seeking to reduce […]

RCS Real Estate Advisors Helps Bebe Avoid Chapter 11

NEW YORK, NY – May 4, 2017 – Retained by Bebe Stores, Inc. in March 2017, RCS Real Estate Advisors has successfully worked with the fashion retailer’s landlords to effect an out-of-court restructuring.

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