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Brookfield secures $635M refinancing package at New York Times Building
December 19, 2018 06:59PM
Four lenders are teaming up to provide $635 million to refinance Brookfield Asset Management’s leasehold mortgage on a portion of the New York Times...
It’s official: Brookfield owns Forest City
December 10, 2018 05:30PM
Nearly 100 years after the company was founded as a family-owned lumber business, Forest City Realty Trust — owner of millions of square feet...
National Cheat Sheet: Compass hires CTO, Brookfield set to buy Forest City … & more
December 07, 2018 08:00AM
Compass taps AI expert to be new chief technology officer Nine months after Compass’ chief technology officer left to start his own company, the...
Shareholders greenlight Brookfield’s $6.8B purchase of Forest City
November 15, 2018 11:36AM
After facing some opposition, Brookfield Asset Management will move forward with its $6.8 billion purchase of Forest City Realty Trust. Forest City’s shareholders voted...
Albert Ratner files federal lawsuit to halt vote on $6.8B Brookfield deal
November 12, 2018 10:44PM
The former CEO of Forest City Realty Trust is taking his fight against the company’s proposed sale to Brookfield Asset Management to federal court....
Forest City’s former CEO Albert Ratner opposes the Brookfield deal
October 26, 2018 08:39AM
Forest City Realty Trust’s former CEO plans to vote against the Brookfield Asset Management acquisition, claiming the stock was undervalued and the acquisition process...
Forest City’s chief development officer leaves company
September 04, 2018 01:00PM
Forest City Realty Trust’s chief development officer Ronald Ratner is leaving the company, the real estate investment trust announced in a filing with the...
Are New York’s real estate families losing their grip?
August 06, 2018 10:31AM
Last week’s sales of Forest City Realty and Kushner Companies’ interest in the office portion of 666 Fifth Avenue were just the latest examples of...
National Cheat Sheet: Fed keeps interest rates steady, Brookfield to shell out $6.8B for Forest City … & more
August 03, 2018 08:00AM
Fed keeps interest rates where they are, with a rate raise expected next month While the Federal Reserve held off in raising interest rates...
Brookfield to sell up to 35% stake in Manhattan portfolio for $1.8B
August 01, 2018 04:30PM
Brookfield Property Partners sold a 28 percent stake in its Manhattan office and multifamily portfolio and plans to sell up to 7 percent more...
Brookfield has agreed to buy Forest City. Now what?
August 01, 2018 08:37AM
Kathryn Brenzel and Rich Bockmann
When talks with prospective suitors fell apart, Forest City Realty temporarily abandoned the idea of a sale. But just four months later, the real...
Brookfield to acquire Forest City for $6.8B
July 31, 2018 11:15AM
After a false start, Brookfield Asset Management has agreed to buy Forest City Realty Trust for $6.8 billion. Brookfield will acquire the real estate...
Never say never: Brookfield, Forest City restart acquisition talks
June 18, 2018 06:20PM
Brookfield Asset Management’s acquisition of Forest City Realty Trust could happen after all. The real estate investment trust is talking to Brookfield about a...
Forest City exec joins Oxford Properties as head of NY development
May 24, 2018 04:00PM
Oxford Properties Group has hired Forest City executive Kate Bicknell as a vice president and the head of its New York development team. Bicknell...
Principal Global revealed as buyer of Forest City’s 461 Dean
March 28, 2018 06:33PM
Forest City Realty Trust sold 461 Dean Street to Principal Global Investors for $156 million, sources familiar with the transaction told The Real Deal...
Forest City reports $103M net earnings
February 09, 2018 12:51PM
Forest City Realty Trust’s discussions about whether or not to sell the company will be “robust” but not necessarily “timely,” its chief said. During...
When a suitor calls: The calculus behind Brookfield’s Forest City play
February 08, 2018 07:00AM
In April, an activist investor called on Forest City Realty Trust to consider settling down with a new owner. A few months later, a...
Paydirt: HNA’s bills bills bills, Forest City’s future, new top firm rankings & other industry news you need to start your week
February 05, 2018 09:15AM
Ladle Full of Debt: HNA Property Group, the Chinese conglomerate that owns Midtown trophy 245 Park and is partnering with Tishman Speyer on three...
Brookfield in talks to buy Forest City
January 31, 2018 12:30PM
Brookfield Asset Management is reportedly in talks to buy Forest City Realty Trust, signaling a somewhat expected shift in the company’s growth strategy. According...
The partnership that wasn’t: Forest City never invested in JEMB’s 420 Albee Square
January 26, 2018 07:30AM
In September 2016, Forest City heralded its latest project, an office tower in Downtown Brooklyn it was co-developing with JEMB Realty. The announcement touted...
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