NEW YORK CITY-Community National Bank is opening its first Manhattan branch on East 52nd Street off Fifth Avenue. The Long Island-based bank has inked a 2,404-square-foot retail lease at 12 E. 52nd St.

The bank will occupy the ground-floor space in the seven-story townhouse. The property had an asking rent price of $170 per square foot. Michael Moorin and Paul Davidson of Newmark Grubb Knight Frank represented the tenant, while Heritage Realty Services’ George T. Constantin, Peter Zimmar and Al Lawrence represented the ownership. For the full story, go to New York Post . News Hub is your link to relevant real estate and business stories from other local, regional and national publications.