Sweet Deal: Landlord's Cupcake Clause New York City landlords are known for driving a tough bargain. But landlord Jack Resnick and Sons put a little something sweet into a new lease: cupcakes. That's because the new tenant is the bakery Crumbs. The rider requires a dozen cupcakes to be delivered to the landlord's monthly sales meeting.
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Sweet Deal: Landlord's Cupcake Clause

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Sweet Deal: Landlord's Cupcake Clause

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New York City landlords are known for driving a tough bargain. But landlord Jack Resnick and Sons put a little something sweet into a new lease: cupcakes. That's because the new tenant is the bakery Crumbs. The rider requires a dozen cupcakes to be delivered to the landlord's monthly sales meeting.

RENEE MONTAGNE, Host:

Good morning. I'm Renee Montagne.

MONTAGNE: cupcakes. The tenant is a bakery, Crumbs. And a rider in the lease requires a dozen cupcakes to be delivered to the landlord's monthly sales meeting. And that means at least one of their special red velvets. The shop's owner noted another sweet spot in the lease: a free month's rent during shop construction.

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