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Transactions with Related Parties

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Transactions with Related Parties
6 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2016
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 $68,000 and $66,600 in the first six 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 officer of the Company, and Tom Marks, an executive officer 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 $32,500 in the period from October 10, 2016 through December 31, 2016.

 

At December 31, 2016, the Company was owed $520,000 from an entity that is controlled by Dennis Mack and Tom Marks. These amounts related to payments that were made by the Company on behalf of this entity in connection with the Western State Design Acquisition. In January 2017, $450,000 of the amount of above was repaid 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.