Category Archives: Wall Street

A tour of World Trade Center Tower 4 and Tower 7

(3,500 people have viewed this as of March 12, 2015) September 19, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Dara McQuillan of Silverstein Properties took us

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

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Mystery yacht is chased out of North Cove Marina

April 24, 2015- By Steven E. Greer After BP.TV called the Coast Guard yesterday and had them question the unmarked

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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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A proposal to extend the lighted ballfield time to 10:00 PM

April 21, 2015- A Letter to the BPCA from Downtown Little League

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Told you so. NYC apartments are now pure investment vehicles, surpassing gold

April 21, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD BP.TV previously reported on the real reason so many pencil-tower high-rise apartment buildings are being constructed.

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Goldman Sachs takes the biggest hit in the cancellation of the Time-Comcast merger

April 24, 2015- WSJ reports that bankers and lawyers will lose $380 million in fees as a result

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Goldman Sachs flocks to El Vez burrito hut defying BP.TV

April 17, 2015- By Steven E. Greer In total defiance of BatteryPark.TV’s negative review of the El Vez burrito hut, the

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Cheap oil threatens Brookfield Property Partners office properties

March 27, 2015- Brookfield Property Partners L.P. (Ticker BPY), owner of Brookfield Place,

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Trading volume rebounds, helping Goldman Sachs

April 16, 2015- Our local business in the neighborhood, Goldman Sachs, posted strong revenue

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Where is Dennis Meheil’s Yacht, S/Y HELIOS?

April 14, 2015- Letter to Editor from (name withheld) Helios is a 45-meter luxury sailing yacht built by the Italian yacht builder Perini Navi in 2007. 

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Sheldon Silver’s son-in-law busted by FBI for pulling a Bernie Madoff

April 1, 2015- The Post reports, “A son-in-law of disgraced former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver,

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Citi Bike program saved by Related real estate company

Update March 30, 2015- The Post reports that the new operators of the Citi Bike Program

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BPCA’s Martha Gallo to head AIG’s Internal Audit department

April 2, 2015- This is not an April Fool’s joke. Martha Gallo, BPC resident, board member of the BPCA,

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If you build it, will they really come?

September 17, 2014- Opinion by Steven E. Greer With the imminent foreclosure of the fancy Trump SoHo in the news,

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Man who stole from Downtown Little League in prison for beating up girlfriend

(4,500 Downtowners have read this as of March 21. We inform.) Update March 2, 2015- The man who stole from Downtown Little League is now in prison at Rikers

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Howard Hughes Corp. Chairman Bill Ackman under investigation by the FBI

March 12, 2015- The WSJ reports that the Chairman of the Howard Hughes Corporation, Bill

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How Apple TV will kill off expensive bundled cable TV plans

March 22, 2015- The LA Times reports, “Anyone who’s been thinking about cutting the pay-TV

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How to fight billionaire LeFrak without a lawyer and win

Update February 23, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Last year, BatteryPark.TV exclusively reported on the legal victories by one small pro se tenant

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As Uber and Lyft poach drivers, yellow cab drivers get worse

Update March 19, 2015- Uber drivers now outnumber yellow cab TLC drivers.

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