Category Archives: – Real estate

Construction in New York City Goes Through The Roof

July 30, 2015- As more evidence of the impending housing bubble soon to burst once Janet Yellen

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Exclusive sneak peek inside the Oculus transportation hub and WTC retail city

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How cheap is Howard Milstein and his Milford Management?

August 3, 2015- by Steven E. Greer We previously reported how the busyness partners of Howard Milstein sued him and voted

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BP.TV gets results again: Dead trees removed from Vesey Street

Update July 22, 2015- The manger of El Vez informed us, “The trees are getting removed this morning

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Exclusive: BPCA plans to cut park spending, eliminate conservancy

July 31, 2015- By Steven E. Greer This week, the BPCA made yet another controversial move and fired long-time director of the

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How does a millionaire and convicted felon like Jeff Galloway enjoy rent-subsidized apartments in Gateway?

June 19, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Local convicted felon and former lawyer, Jeff Galloway, who lives in Gateway Plaza, earned approximately

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Cheap oil threatens Brookfield Property Partners

Update July 31, 2015- The low oil is impacting the cities where the oil companies preside,

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A video tour of One World Trade Center

June 30, 2015- A video sent to us by viewer Barry Hauptman

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Photos 7-25-2015

July 25, 2015

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Inept BPC Parks spreads useless sand on sidewalks that only dirties interiors

February 5, 2015- The head of the BPC Parks Conservancy, Tess Huxley, has screwed up royally again. In an effort to be

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Exclusive tour of the Four Seasons at 30 Park Place

January 31, 2015- By Steven E. Greer The Silverstein real estate

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Exclusive: Lawsuit to remove Howard Milstein and Milford Management from BPC

Update July 21, 2015- The Real Deal blog picked up our story. 

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Tess Huxley’s feckless parks staff feed the pigeons with grass seed

Grass seed thrown down on bare dirt with no water June 11, 2015- By Steven E. Greer The West Thames grass field is just a monument to BPCA incompetency. The park staff cannot

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Tessa Huxley’s gardeners allow every ilex shrub to die

May 13, 2015- BatteryPark.TV has previously pointed out the deteriorating conditions of the greenery

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West Thames Park grass field not opened, committee decides usage rules

Update: August 2, 2011 In what exemplifies the disconnect between the bureaucrats governing lower Manhattan and the

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Low demand for new condos

July 21, 2015- We have previously reported how the majority of owners of new condo units

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WTC Performing Arts Center still lacks funding to proceed

Update July 24, 2015- The LMDC, the piggy bank for this project, is not going to release any funds

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The designer of Le District gives a walking tour

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The masses are waking up and realizing that their buildings are rent stabilized

June 24, 2015- The WSJ reports today that people in FiDi are waking up and realizing that

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Massive condo to go up on the West Side Highway in the flood zone

July 20, 2015- When the people who owned Ponte’s restaurant on the West Side Highway

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