Monthly Archives: November 2014

20141124 Cooper Hewitt

Building boom lifts city’s culture biz

Nearly $2 billion in museum expansions are underway or planned.

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http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20141124/NONPROFITS/141129943/building-boom-lifts-citys-culture-biz

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Council aims for industrial growth through zoning

The City Council proposed new zoning to spur the city’s manufacturing and “creative” economies. Read more here: http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20141119/BLOGS04/141119816/council-aims-for-industrial-growth-through-zoning

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Downtown Brooklyn Mobil station hits market at $27M

Gasoline prices are plummeting, but the value of the land this filling station sits on has soared. Its Flatbush Avenue Extension site could house a building of nearly 75 apartments.

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http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20141111/REAL_ESTATE/141119968

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Nearly half of NYC luxury product bought sight unseen

The ravenous appetite for New York City new development product has a growing number of wealthy buyers scooping up luxury homes sight unseen.

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http://therealdeal.com/blog/2014/11/10/nearly-half-of-nyc-luxury-product-bought-sight-unseen/

20141106 Fulton Center

Fulton Center Opening Near

The Fulton Center station is finally set to open Monday, November 10th at 5:00 PM, after years of setbacks from issues related to funding, Hurricane Sandy and systems testing.

Read more here:

http://ny.curbed.com/archives/2014/11/06/understand_fulton_centers_giant_oculus_as_its_opening_nears.php