Barnett slams Vornado’s Central Park South demolition, rising rents mean more New Yorkers save money when buying … and more

New York /
Aug.August 20, 2012 08:00 AM

1. NYU library adds digitally inspired veil to prevent suicides [NYT]
2. Barnett calls Vornado’s demolition work at contested CPS site “outrageous” [WSJ, 1st item]
3. Both plans for the Kingsbridge Armory are strong, editorial says, but ice rink is likely to win out because it promises more investment dollars [Crain’s]
4. City opens long-promised Greenpoint park six months late, angering residents that believe park was near ready much earlier [Post]
5. Eklund, Gomes bring 111 Mercer Street penthouse to market with higher-than-expected asking price [Curbed]
6. Ellis Island ferry gets transformed into “bohemian” hotel off Hoboken waterfront [NYDN]
7. Dunkin’ Donuts is accused of steering minority franchisees to less desirable locations [Post]
8. Plane crashes in LI backyard, kills one person [Gothamist]
9. 3-D printing company MakerBot signs 1,200-square-foot Office Lease On Mulberry Street [WSJ, 2nd item]
10. How an East Village burglar parlayed his brokerage employment into easy apartment access [NYT]
11. Broker eyes suit against his gym, which deceptively charged members more to move locations, amid big rent hike [Post]
12. Tips for acing a co-op board interview [NY1]
13. Rising rents are compelling more New Yorkers to save money by buying [NYT]
14. Council allots funds to build 260 affordable housing units above charter school in the South Bronx [NYDN]
15. Italian activists angry over art instillation around Columbus Circle statue [Post]
16. Time-lapse maps of Walmart’s growing stranglehold on American retail [Business Insider]
17. Private islands aren’t always pricey — some go for as little as $50,000 [LA Times]
18. Turkish Airlines is rapidly expanding in NY; carried 45% more NY-area passengers year-over-year through May [Crain’s]
19. What it’s like to live in Brooklyn’s Gerritsen Beach neighborhood? [NYT]
20. Young families continue to flock to Whitestone, Queens waterfront, especially as prices have come down [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
Protestors in support of street vendors gather in Hudson Yards on May 7, 2021 (Getty)
“More churros, less cops”: Vendors and Related face off
“More churros, less cops”: Vendors and Related face off
From left: 944 Fifth Avenue, 67-69 East 93rd Street and 15 East 88th Street (Google Maps)
Three Manhattan sellers aim high asking $25M+ for luxury pads
Three Manhattan sellers aim high asking $25M+ for luxury pads
Hamptons businesses desperate for workers
Hamptons businesses desperate for workers
Hamptons businesses desperate for workers
Non-New York residents who worked remotely last year will still have to pay New York taxes. (iStock)
NY tax officials crack down on remote workers
NY tax officials crack down on remote workers
(iStock)
Job recovery sputters, but hospitality & leisure add hiring
Job recovery sputters, but hospitality & leisure add hiring
arrow_forward_ios

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

Loading...