The Real Deal New York

Cuomo calls for convention center in Queens, refi for 11 Penn Plaza … and more

January 04, 2012 05:00PM

1. Cuomo calls for 3.8 million-square-foot convention center in Queens [Business Week]
2. New Italian tax law could draw more Italian buyers to NYC [WSJ]
3. Vornado refinances 11 Penn Plaza [GlobeSt.]
4. REITs register 15 percent return in Q4 [WSJ]
5. BHS’ Shlomi Reuveni sits down with the Observer [NYO]
6. Nets relocate corporate HQ to 15 MetroTech Center, in Downtown Brooklyn [NYO]
7. Dorm-to-condo conversion by General Theological Seminary underway in Chelsea [Curbed]
8. Manhattan Media CEO takes out ad accusing Christine Quinn of being in real estate lobby’s pocket [NYO]
9. Long-awaited 227 Grand Street in Williamsburg unveiled [Brownstoner]
10. First city hurdle for NYU expansion cleared [GlobeSt.]