The Real Deal New York

Real estate’s political rainmakers

Which NYC industry moguls are opening their wallets and which candidates are they backing?
By Ariel Stulberg | September 21, 2015 10:00AM

From the September issue: Presidential candidates may be courting voters in Iowa and New Hampshire, but they’re courting donors in New York. And a sizable number of New York real estate players have already ponied up for their favorite 2016 White House wannabes.

With a little more than five months to go before the first ballots are cast, industry leaders from the Big Apple have forked over nearly $1.5 million for presidential candidates and their political action committees, according to a review of Federal Election Commission filings by The Real Deal. [more]