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Transactions with Related Parties

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Transactions with Related Parties
9 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2017
Related Party Transactions [Abstract]  
Transactions with Related Parties

Note (9) – Transactions with Related Parties: The Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Steiner-Atlantic Corp. (“Steiner-Atlantic”), leases 27,000 square feet of warehouse and office space from an affiliate of Michael S. Steiner, a director and Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company, pursuant to a lease agreement dated November 1, 2014. Under the lease, which has a term of three years, monthly base rental payments were $10,275 during the first year of the lease and $10,580 during the second year of the lease, and are $10,900 during the third year of the lease. In addition to base rent, Steiner-Atlantic is responsible under the lease for costs related to real estate taxes, utilities, maintenance, repairs and insurance. Payments under this lease totaled approximately $102,000 and $100,000 in the first nine months of fiscal 2017 and 2016, respectively.

 

The Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Western State Design, leases 17,600 square feet of warehouse and office space from an affiliate of Dennis Mack, a director and Executive Vice President of the Company, and Tom Marks, an Executive Vice President of the Company, pursuant to a lease agreement dated October 10, 2016. Under the lease, monthly base rental payments are $12,000 during the initial term of the lease. In addition to base rent, Western State Design is responsible under the lease for costs related to real estate taxes, utilities, maintenance, repairs and insurance. The lease has an initial term of five years and provides for two successive three-year renewal terms at the option of Western State Design. Payments under this lease totaled approximately $66,000 in the period from October 10, 2016 through March 31, 2017.

 

In connection with the Western State Design Acquisition, the Company made $520,000 of payments on behalf of an entity controlled by Dennis Mack and Tom Marks, which agreed to reimburse the Company for such payments. As of March 31, 2017, such entity had reimbursed the Company for $490,000 of such payments and, accordingly, $30,000 of such payments remain owed to the Company.

 

See also Note 7 for a description of the Private Placement Transaction between the Company and an affiliate of Henry M. Nahmad, the Company’s Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, which was completed on October 10, 2016.