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REBNY's Jim Whelan (standing) and trade group lawyers

REBNY vs. StreetEasy: The fight for listings in Gotham

In December, attorneys for the Real Estate Board of New York wrote an angry letter to New York State...

REBNY vs. StreetEasy: The fight for listings in Gotham
157 West 57th Street (Credit: iStock)

One57 condo with reduced ask tops a slow week of luxury contracts

Luxury contract signings in Manhattan were up last week, but it’s a little too early to celebrate. Fifteen contracts...

One57 condo with reduced ask tops a slow week of luxury contracts
Clockwise from top left: 730 Fifth Avenue, Unit #PH21; 730 Fifth Avenue, Unit #18A; The Pierre, Unit #3101; and The Park Imperial, Unit #64

Priciest homes listed last week include $60M pad at Crown Building

A frosty January isn’t cooling the ambitions of these sellers. Combined, the top five homes listed last week in...

Priciest homes listed last week include $60M pad at Crown Building
Owen Thomas (Photo by Axel Dupeux)

The Closing: Owen Thomas

Owen Thomas has served as CEO of Boston Properties since April 2013, when the firm’s famed co-founder Mort Zuckerman tapped him as his successor. Thomas was seen as a surprise pick for the role,...

The Closing: Owen Thomas
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Trouble in the land of OZK: Why NYC’s most important construction lender may be on shaky ground

As Bank of the Ozarks’ private jet lifted off from Little Rock, Arkansas, Dan Thomas geared up for another day of dealmaking. As vice...

Trouble in the land of OZK: Why NYC’s most important construction lender may be on shaky ground
Book Culture at 450 Columbus Avenue (Credit: Google Maps)

Upper West Side bookstore closes amid accusations of fraud

An Upper West Side bookstore that opened to fanfare and enthusiasm in 2014 has closed amid fraud allegations and...

Upper West Side bookstore closes amid accusations of fraud
Army Corps of Engineers Commander Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite and flooding caused by Hurricane Sandy in 2012 (inset) (Credit: Getty Images)

A $119B seawall still might not protect Manhattan, critics say

New York could get a $119 billion sea wall to help defend the city from future Sandy-like storms, but...

A $119B seawall still might not protect Manhattan, critics say
The total market value of all properties in New York City was at about $1.4 trillion (Credit: iStock)

Market value of NYC real estate went up at slowest rate in years

Market values of New York homes, apartment buildings and commercial space are rising at their slowest pace in six...

Market value of NYC real estate went up at slowest rate in years
Epstein's Mansion at 9 East 71st Street and the Frick Museum at 1 East 70th Street with Jeffrey Epstein (Credit: Getty Images, Google Maps, Wikipedia)

Preservationists want the Frick to buy Epstein’s old mansion

Could Jeffrey Epstein’s Upper East Side mansion soon become a museum? That’s the goal of art preservationist groups including...

Preservationists want the Frick to buy Epstein’s old mansion


Inside The New York issue

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Managing the rent law aftershocks

Managing the rent law aftershocks

The Real Deal celebrates 250 issues

The Real Deal celebrates 250 issues

Inside Related's growing reach beyond real estate

Inside Related's growing reach beyond real estate

Triplemint triples down on its predictive analytics

Triplemint triples down on its predictive analytics

Where are they now? Real estate figures who seem to have vanished

Where are they now? Real estate figures who seem to have vanished

Loan wolves: Bankers are stalking developers as debts come due

Loan wolves: Bankers are stalking developers as debts come due

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Brad Zackson and 2475 Exterior Street (Credit: Google Maps)

Another Brad Zackson deal tops NY’s mid-market investment sales

Another deal from Dynamic Star–led by Brad Zackson, Gary Segal and Penny Lee–for its Fordham Landing project leads The...

Another Brad Zackson deal tops NY’s mid-market investment sales
From left: Steven Spinola, Veronica Hackett and Joseph Beninati (Illustrations by Paul Kisselev)

Where are they now? Real estate figures who seem to have vanished

Real estate is a famously fickle industry. Today’s good investment can become tomorrow’s cautionary tale in the blink of...

Where are they now? Real estate figures who seem to have vanished
Abercrombie and Fitch CEO Fran Horowitz and an aerial view of 600 Broadway, blocked by 606 Broadway (Credit: Getty Images, Google Maps)

The curious case of 600 Broadway

Less than a year after the Hollister flagship store at 600 Broadway in Soho shut down, the posters announcing the closure are covered in graffiti. On the other side of the through-block property, ripped...

The curious case of 600 Broadway
Actovia CEO Jonathan Ingber and CrediFi CEO Eli Razin (Credit: LinkedIn)

Loan data firm Actovia buys shuttered competitor CrediFi

Mortgage data firm Actovia has struck a deal to buy its former competitor CrediFi, the Tel Aviv-based startup that...

Loan data firm Actovia buys shuttered competitor CrediFi
Crystal City, Virginia and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos (Credit: iStock, Getty Images)

Northern Virginia’s housing market is booming after Amazon’s HQ2

The housing market in northern Virginia took off as soon as Amazon announced it would be bringing half of...

Northern Virginia’s housing market is booming after Amazon’s HQ2
A portion of Fisher’s New Mexico fence for We Build The Wall

The real estate fights at the border wall

A contractor who owns hundreds of miles of property along the U.S-Mexico border says he’s got a deal for President Donald Trump. Tommy Fisher says he’ll complete three miles of a border fence along...

The real estate fights at the border wall
Researchers and their “living concrete”

How “Living concrete” could revolutionize building construction on earth, and in space

Could this be the building block of real estate life on Mars? Researchers at the University of Colorado have turned light-eating bacteria into the...

How “Living concrete” could revolutionize building construction on earth, and in space
Budapest (Credit: Pixabay)

This European city has the world’s fastest rising home prices

In the elegant Hungarian capital of Budapest, it’s good news for home sellers and not so good news for...

This European city has the world’s fastest rising home prices
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CBRE to open first Northeast co-working location in Philadelphia

It’s time to share a conference room in the City of Brotherly Love. CBRE’s first co-working location in the...

CBRE to open first Northeast co-working location in Philadelphia
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