The Real Deal New York

City Hall’s Goldman girl: Alicia Glen

The new economic development czar’s big business credentials are allaying fears that de Blasio is anti-real estate

From the June issue: David Belt of development firm Macro Sea was struggling last year to put together a deal for an 84,000-square-foot high-tech manufacturing center at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Belt needed to take advantage of a historic tax credit in order to make the project, dubbed the New Lab, pencil out financially. [more]