Vendor Guide

Build-Your-Brand

Vendor Amenities

Vendors get more than just a retail space when they lease on the hottest sim in Second Life. We promote the growth of each of our business owners just for being a part of the New York City community. Marketing opportunities are included for each current leaseholder, free of charge. We are certain that our partnership will help build your brand awareness and consumer base.

Marketing Opportunities

Our on staff marketing, event planning and public relations teams have cultivated channels of communication to spread your valuable messages to the thousands we have in our engaged audience. Although our marketing is limited to your brand in connection with New York City there are a plethora of opportunities you have access to, just for being a part of our growing community of creators:

  • A Thriving online social network
    Our website encourages membership, engages users in groups and forums, allows them customize profiles, communicate with others in the community and keeps them abreast of the most up-to date NYC news. Would you like to open up a group or discussion about your brand? Let us know via live@newyorkcitysl.com or by filling out this form.
  • Many Online Advertising Opportunities
    The banner ad area on newyorkcitysl.com is the perfect place to promote your new location on NYC. Free ad space is included in your package! Contact us at live@newyorkcitysl.com or by filling out this form and we will send you a promo code. Advertising opportunities can be taken a step further by purchasing an advertising package on one of Second Life’s largest fashion feed; The Fashion Feed Of SL. As one of Second Life’s largest, the Fashion Feed Of SL offers packages to fit any budget and can guarantee a rise if traffic and exposure of brands
    Advertisers on the Feed, are even given the opportunity to acquire a FREE rental on the New York City sim for stores,offices and studios.
    If you’re looking for a way to connect with thousands of consumers every month, we’ve got you covered. Contact us at live@newyorkcitysl.com or by filling out this form
  • Free Promotion & News Releases
    We are big on communication about you and your brand. Not only do we send group and subscriber notices in-world, but we feature the biggest news stories right here, on our online magazine–AND we syndicate the news to social networks. We need to know it to share it! Be sure to send all News & Product Releases to us for consideration via live@newyorkcitysl.com or by filling out this form.
  • In-Store Events & Parties
    Our event planning staff hosts lavish In-Store parties, to bring our community right to your shop’s doorstep! Mix and mingle with your customers or participate simply by offering a free or discounted item! If you’d like to schedule your next In-Store party, reach out to us at live@newyorkcitysl.com or by filling out this form.

Sim Attractions

New York City is unique and fully rendered texture baked sim. Built from the ground up by The Apple Architects, we offer commercial and residential leasing options as well as cultivate a community that engages all walks of life on the ultimate recreational sim. The following attractions bring thousands to New York City every week.

  • Park & Promenade
    Along the east river lies a beautiful park that divides Brooklyn and New York City. We’ve recreated a park and promenade, perfect for a romantic stroll, reading on a bench, sight seeing, or photographs. See all of our attractions.
  • Roads & Tunnels
    We encourage driving so that commuters and residents can see (and speed through) the whole city. With wide streets, hills and tunnels, our guests race around to see every part of our city from a roadside vantage point. Need directions? See a map of the city.
  • Residential Spaces
    Our visitors not only can shop in “The City That Never Sleeps,” they can live here too! New York City offers both Furnished and Unfurnished shadow baked:

    • Glamourous Studios
    • Spacious Duplexes
    • Lofts with breathtaking views
    • Luxurious BrownstonesEncourage your friends and consumers to lease with us today!
  • Events
    • From block parties, to parades, to rooftop barbecues and In-Store soiree’s, New York City has an exciting array of events, much like you would find in the real New York City. This keeps our guest engaged and coming back for more! See past & future event coverage.

Remember: By cross promoting our events to your consumers and in your groups, you reap the benefits of aligning our brands for maximum exposure! We hope you’ll spread the word about us too, and let us know when you do, it may earn you a discount on your rent! 


Excellent Customer Service

Our commitment to service is unmatched. Reach out to us with any problems you may have.

Text, e-mail and voice support
Tel. (347) 770-APPL
E-maillive@newyorkcitysl.com
Website. Online Form.

Big savings on rental costs

Save lindens and increase your bottom line. On NYC we encourage a long term partnership, this means, we reward all vendors who renew their lease on a monthly basis.

Want to save up to 40% on your rental costs?
Reach out to your real estate agent and ask how you can save up to 40% on the cost of your retail space.



Aren’t a vendor yet? Become one.

NEW YORK CITY exercises a strict discretion in its approval process for property lessees. Commercial and Residential rentals must be pre-approved prior to admittance. Refunds will not be honored for failure to adhere to this policy.

The application process is simple. Click here to apply.
To preserve the beauty and quality of our sim, we ask that each leaseholder adhere to our agreement. Click here to review it.