Category Archives: – Real estate

The designer of Le District gives a walking tour

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Liberty Street Bridge now connected to the other side

August 14, 2015- The gap has been filled between the old Liberty Street bridge and the new Liberty Park.

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Progress on the bike path

August 18, 2015- The bike path north of Albany to Liberty Street has been paved.

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BatteryPark.TV gets results again: Condo conversion of 70 Battery Place falls apart

Update August 8, 2015- by Steven E. Greer As a direct result of BP.TV informing the rent-stabilized tenants at 70 Battery Place

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Look for the FairFood logo

August 9, 2015- by Steven E. Greer, MD A growing movement is making a real impact on migrant farm workers in the South.

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Interview with the CEO of design group ICRAVE, Lionel Ohayon, about Le District

 

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NYT Chief Propagandist covers The Battery’s SeaGlass carousel

August 13, 2015- David Dunlap, the man who writes fake news for the NYT, is covering the opening of the

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Review: The new Parm on Vesey Street

July 13, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I wasn’t going to write this review of Parm just so soon, but a local blogger came out with his “review” of Parm

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Affordable Housing Units Coming to Upscale TriBeCa Building

August 12, 2015- DNAinfo reports, “The upscale building 460 Washington, which is still under

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Fraunces Tavern gets $600K in federal funds for repairs

August 5, 2015- DNAinfo is reporting, “Fraunces Tavern, The legendary tavern where George

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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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How cheap is Howard Milstein and his Milford Management?

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

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Church Street Tavern closes

August 8, 2015- I almost wrote a scathing review of Church Street Tavern many months ago, but got distracted.

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All of the stars align against the real estate billionaire

February 9, 2015- By Steven E. Greer For decades, the billionaire real estate moguls of New York have controlled City Hall and manipulated tax

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Chinese investors pay $390 million for right to build super-tower near South Street Seaport

August 8, 2015- Crain’s reports, “A Chinese investment firm announced it has agreed to pay

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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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Larry Silverstein seeks partners to help fund 2 WTC for Fox

August 7, 2015- Editor’s note: Given that cable TV, movie theaters, and printed papers will be obsolete by 2020, will Fox be able to afford the rent?

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CB1’s Anthony Notaro refuses to explain why he voted for Pier-A’s outrageous liquor license

October 16, 2014- With Pier-A stalled again, people are asking questions.

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Quick: How many towers do you see?

June 27, 2015- Take a quick look, then close your eyes. How many towers did you see? If you

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Brookfield gets major tenant for 300 Vesey

August 5, 2015- The old Mercantile Exchange building by the ferry slip is now called 300 Vesey

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