Fashionable furnishings retailer snatches up coveted retail house within the

A classy, midcentury-style furnishings firm from Southern California has simply leased a alternative piece of retail actual property on the nook of Chestnut and Fillmore streets within the Marina. Joybird has snatched up the business house at 2000 Chestnut Avenue that was previously leased by Williams-Sonoma. 


The San Francisco Enterprise Instances experiences that Joybird is now in the midst of a $300,000 inside renovation. In keeping with the itemizing by Anchor Realty, the nook unit the place the Joybird retailer will reside is 3,115 sq. toes with 121 toes of frontage alongside Chestnut’s well-liked purchasing hall. The placement is seemingly one of many final remaining vacancies on Chestnut. 

Joybird may have competitors from the opposite furnishings retailers shut by, together with Pottery Barn a few block away and Herman Miller which moved right into a “2,300-square-feet house a couple of doorways down at 2108 Chestnut,” experiences San Francisco Enterprise Instances. Joybird’s new Marina retailer would be the firm’s fifth retail institution. It additionally has outlets in Los Angeles, Chicago, Washington, D.C., and New York Metropolis. 

Joybird first arrange store within the metropolis of Commerce in 2014, however then was purchased by La-Z-Boy in 2018. The acquisition seems to be a profitable one for La-Z-Boy. Its CEO mentioned on an earnings name earlier this month that Joybird’s gross sales have been up 37% within the third quarter and had a 40% compound annual development price during the last two years. “We now have a sustainably worthwhile direct-to-consumer mannequin, an thrilling and related model with vital potential,” La-Z-Boy CEO Melinda Whittington mentioned in the course of the name which was posted by The Motley Idiot.  

Joybird describes its furnishings type as midcentury fashionable, harking back to the ‘50s and ‘60s. It says it takes design inspiration from groundbreaking furnishings makers prior to now like Frank Lloyd Wright and Cara Greenburg. There’s no phrase but on precisely when the Marina location will open so you’ll be able to take a look at their product line for your self.