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East Harlem for sale, Part II: City Council Speaker collects $172,000 from the real estate industry

  
 
East Harlem is being invaded by real estate developers…and several politicians are helping them.

Incredibly, the Speaker of the New York City Council appears to be on their payroll. 657 more words

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Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Arrives

The holiday season is beginning in New York City, as the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree arrived this weekend following a 170-mile journey from the upstate New York town of Oneonta… 114 more words

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421a Battle Ends as REBNY, Unions Strike Extension Deal

The 10-month expiration of the 421a tax abatement has expired.

The Building and Construction Trades Council of Greater New York and the Real Estate Board of New York announced in a joint press release that the program would be extended with some tweaks. 40 more words

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Tishman Speyer Central To Long Island City’s Evolution

As The Wall Street Journal reported this week, more than 11,000 condominiums and rental apartments have been built in the Queen’s neighborhood during the past decade, fueling the need for more high-quality office and retail spaces to support the new residents. 145 more words

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Real Estate Board of New York’s 120th Annual Banquet

In January, Rob Speyer spoke at the Real Estate Board of New York’s 120th Annual Banquet, where discussion focused on the city’s need for new developments that will foster continued economic growth and job creation. 153 more words

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Rob Speyer: Offices Of The Future Will “Look Like A Starbucks”

Speaking at the Global Alternative Investments Insights 2015 Conference, Rob Speyer discussed how recent changes in office environments are impacting real estate development.

“People want to work more closely together,” Speyer said. 134 more words

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Rob Speyer talks the future of transportation in cities

In a speech at the Urban Land Institute’s 2016 Asia Pacific Summit in Shanghai, Rob Speyer discussed the important connection between transportation and real estate in cities across the world. 347 more words

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