Lending crunch … and more 

June 25, 2008 10:26AM

  • 1. Financing for big Manhattan deals is hard to come by, and some industry bigs are getting bearish [NYO]
  • 2. An 11,626-square-foot, six-story townhouse at 18 East 80th Street sold for $37.5 million [NYO]
  • 3. Mortgage broker Ralph Herzka discusses the commercial market [NYO]
  • 4. Bronx residents want Related to offer a community benefits agreement in exchange for developing the Kingsbridge Armory [NYT]
  • 5. Artist Olafur Eliasson’s four waterfalls open tomorrow around New York City [NYT]
  • 6. Springfield Gardens residents in Queens are protesting an under-construction motel they say will become a haven for drugs, prostitution and gangs because it’s owned by a hotelier who charges hourly rates [NYDN]
  • 7. The New York City Housing Authority, which manages 178,000 public housing apartments for over 400,000 low-income tenants, is under intense fiscal strain [Gotham Gazette]

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