The Real Deal New York

Madison Square Garden battle going to City Planning Commission, will Fannie and Freddie profits slow down mortgage reform? … and more

April 08, 2013 08:00AM

1. Battle to allow Madison Square Garden to remain atop Penn Station goes to City Planning Commission on Wednesday [Crain’s]
2. Jamaica, Queens to get one of country’s largest commercial rooftop greenhouses [NYDN]
3. Upper West Side penthouse with four terraces asks $15 million [Curbed]
4. Will Fannie, Freddie profits slow down mortgage reform? [Bloomberg Businessweek]
5. The Alan Lomax music archive prepares to leave its longtime digs at 450 West 41st Street [NYT]
6. USTA may replace parkland for its tennis center expansion at Flushing Meadows Corona Park [Capital New York]
7. Sizing up the 1 World Trade Center observatory [Crain’s]
8. New York City, where once the sheep roamed: PHOTOS [Gothamist]
9. Another look at the rise of Long Island City’s Court Square [Crain’s]
10. The story behind Brooklyn Heights’ Fruity Street names [Ephemeral New York]