Back from the dead … and more

TRD New York /
Aug.August 06, 2008 10:01 AM
  1. 1. Port Washington-based Steve & Barry’s will be bought out by a Manhattan investment firm that could keep the bankrupt chain afloat [Newsday]
  2. 2. A look at Lou Dobbs’ big estate [Gawker]
  3. 3. Russian automobile and oil billionaire Boris Berezovsky sold his 30th-floor apartment at Trump International [NYO]
  4. 4. Building owners are in a rush to sell because they are
    afraid the Democrats will raise the capital gains tax [NYO]
  5. 5. Real estate attorney Jonathan Mechanic is the one Donald
    Trump and Jerry Speyer to turn to for legal advice [NYO]
  6. 6. Women in commercial real estate face a glass ceiling [NYO]
  7. 7. Many of New York
    City’s soul food restaurants are closing [NYT]
  8. 8. Freddie Mac, the mortgage giant, posted its fourth consecutive quarterly loss [Reuters via NYT]
  9. 9. Home heating bills are expected to spike this winter [NYT]
  10. 10. The U.S. Treasury has hired Morgan Stanley to provide advice on the future of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac [NYT]
  11. 11. Morgan Stanley reportedly told clients that they won’t be allowed to withdraw money on their home-equity credit lines [Bloomberg]
  12. 12. Frank Sciame bought another 110,000 square feet of air rights for 80 South Street on the East River [Post, 3rd item]
  13. 13. Flushing tenants returned to their homes after a recent gas explosion to find them looted [NYDN]
  14. 14. A look at three high-tech ways to make your home more
    marketable [WSJ]
  15. 15. Mortgage lender FirstFed faces a large number of defaults on
    complex loans, even though they mostly went to borrowers with good credit. [WSJ]

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
(iStock)

Movie theaters might not come back after all

Movie theaters might not come back after all
Tom Steyer (Getty)

Ex-candidate Tom Steyer lists SF home for $11M

Ex-candidate Tom Steyer lists SF home for $11M
The Arboretum rendering (Credit: BNP Paribas Real Estate via Bisnow)

Europe’s largest timber-frame spec office complex secures funding

Europe’s largest timber-frame spec office complex secures funding
Stripe CEO Patrick Collison (JD Lasica via Wikipedia; Unsplash)

Firms dangle big bucks to lure employees out of big cities

Firms dangle big bucks to lure employees out of big cities
Hong Kong Stock Exchange (Getty)

Chinese proptech firm Ming Yuan Cloud goes public

Chinese proptech firm Ming Yuan Cloud goes public
arrow_forward_ios

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

Loading...