Savanna acquires 465 Broadway retail space, DelShah takes control of 55 Gansevoort Street … and more

August 06, 2012 05:00PM

1. Savanna confirms $42M acquisition of 14,000-square-foot retail space inside Jean Nouvel-designed 40 Mercer Street condo [Savanna press release]
2. DelShah takes control of 55 Gansevoort Street [Crain’s]
3. Fairway Market gets ready for filing an IPO [Post]
4. Population of non-black Hispanics on UES remains at very low levels, even after decades [NYT]
5. Mayor Bloomberg joins Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe in ribbon-cutting ceremony for $30M renovation of Rockaway Park — part of PlaNYC [Mike Bloomberg]
6. Renderings revealed for the Prospect Heights Billiard Factory Lofts [Curbed]
7. Former Bloomberg aide Dan Doctoroff says NYC has benefited wildly from its Olympic bid — is that true? [NYO]
8. Aqueduct racino employs fewer Queens residents than promised [NYDN]
9. Jamestown, N.Y. looks to leverage its Lucile Ball history into economic development [NYT]
10. Millionaire Bill McMachen controversially wins bid for 650 foreclosed homes in Michigan for nearly $5M [NYDN]
11. There was more trouble at McCarren Pool over the weekend [DNAinfo]
12. Former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher gets $2.5M home in Jumeirah Essex House [Curbed]
13. The story of a Queens home situated directly on Macy’s-owned real estate [Gothamist]
14. An unlikely duo — Jay-Z and Russian metal mogul Mikhail Prokhorov — made the Nets become cool [Crain’s]