Defaults up … and more

TRD New York /
Jul.July 31, 2008 10:05 AM
  1. 1. U.S.
    homeowners who defaulted last month outnumbered owners who caught up on
    payments [Bloomberg]
  2. 2. Two officials of a construction company have been charged
    with not paying their workers and bilking the city [NYT]
  3. 3. New grads are moving back to their parents’ Manhattan homes [Sun]
  4. 4. Democrat-turned-Republican developer John Catsimatidis is getting
    ready to run for mayor [Sun]
  5. 5. Foreign tourists are still flocking to New York City [Sun]
  6. 6. Communal balconies might be popular in Europe, but they are rare in New York. [Sun]
  7. 7. Subprime mortgage securities shareholder cases have caused a
    spike in class action lawsuits [Sun]
  8. 8. Several Brooklyn
    Heights eateries have
    been shut down after their owner was accused of double-charging customers’
    credit cards [Post]
  9. 9. The construction industry wants to lower costs associated
    with materials, labor and permitting delays [Metro]
  10. 10. Home staging really does help sell homes [NYT]
  11. 11. A crane collapse in Texas
    has killed one person [AP via NYDN]
  12. 12. A Queens bowling alley will
    not be landmarked [NYDN]
  13. 13. Chelsea used to be home to
    the West Side cowboys [AMNY]

Related Articles

arrow_forward_ios
(Image by Wolfgang & Hite via Dezeen)

Hudson Yards megadevelopment inspires a new line of sex toys

Hudson Yards megadevelopment inspires a new line of sex toys
Cammeby's International Group founder Rubin Schron and, from top: 194-05 67th Avenue, 189-15 73rd Avenue and 64-05 186th Lane (Credit: Google Maps)

Ruby Schron lands $500M refi for sprawling Queens apartment portfolio

Ruby Schron lands $500M refi for sprawling Queens apartment portfolio
Wendy Silverstein (Credit: Getty Images)

Wendy Silverstein, co-head of WeWork’s real-estate fund, is out

Wendy Silverstein, co-head of WeWork’s real-estate fund, is out
SL Green CEO Marc Holiday and 420 Lexington Avenue with Scabby the Rat (Getty; Google; SL Green)

Peace prevails: SL Green, Local 79 settle dispute over protests

Peace prevails: SL Green, Local 79 settle dispute over protests
Passing the crown: Jon Paul Pérez to be Related Group prez

Passing the crown: Jon Paul Pérez to be Related Group prez

Passing the crown: Jon Paul Pérez to be Related Group prez
Starwood CEO Barry Sternlicht, InTown Suites CEO Ash Kapur and 1071 NE 28th Avenue in Homestead (Getty, Google Maps)

Starwood scores $265M refi for portfolio of InTown, Uptown hotels

Starwood scores $265M refi for portfolio of InTown, Uptown hotels
217 West 57th Street with Extell Developement's Gary Barnett and Corcoran's Pamela Liebman (Photos via Extell; Barnett via Anuja Shakya)

Extell brings on Corcoran Sunshine to help market Central Park Tower

Extell brings on Corcoran Sunshine to help market Central Park Tower
Rendering of the 124-125 White Street jail (Courtesy of the Mayor's Office of Criminal Justice; iStock)

City moves forward with first design-build contracts

City moves forward with first design-build contracts
arrow_forward_ios

The Deal's newsletters give you the latest scoops, fresh headlines, marketing data, and things to know within the industry.

Loading...