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Developer resurrects Knickerbocker Hotel, Astoria gets its own arts district … and more

March 28, 2014 05:20PM

1. Developer resurrects the Knickerbocker Hotel in Midtown: PHOTOS [Curbed]
2. Artsy neighborhood of Astoria in Queens gets its own district [NYT]
3. Engineer weighs in on Willets Point traffic, environmental impact [NYDN]
4. Brooklyn’s population is the fastest growing in the Empire State [NY1]
5. Dinner, painting for the broker who finds this East Villager a home [EVGrieve]
6. Why landlords should always go the extra mile in a building probe [HabitatMag]
7. Blackstone raises $7 billion for real estate fund in Europe [WSJ]
8. A theoretical startup that could “disrupt” brokers [Gawker]Angela Hunt