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  • Oliver Stone picking up $4M Riverhouse pad

    April 13, 2017 12:45PM
    Filmmaker Oliver Stone is in contract to buy a 24th-floor apartment at 2 River Terrace. The apartment at Riverhouse was last asking $4.3 million,...
  • Your office’s air could be making you sick

    June 05, 2016 11:19AM
    After construction costs, leasing and design, air quality was never even on the radar of most developers. But that has changed in recent years,...
  • NYC developers look past LEED for green building

    November 01, 2013 05:45PM
    What does it mean to be green? Certified, silver- and gold-ranked LEED buildings may be a step in the right direction, but many builders argue...
  • Durst’s One Bryant Park not so green

    August 03, 2013 04:00PM
    Despite being known as New York City’s most energy-efficient skyscraper, and the sparkling green credentials of its developer, the Durst Organization’s One Bryant Park...
  • Chrysler Building gets a green makeover

    October 29, 2012 01:00PM
    The Chrysler Building may not light up like its fellow Midtown landmark, the Empire State Building, but the iconic property just got a little...
  • Durst won’t try for LEED certification at West Side pyramid condos

    September 06, 2012 02:00PM
    Updated at 4:07 p.m.: The Durst Organization will not seek LEED certification for its pyramid-shaped Condominium Project On West 57th Street — opting instead to...
  • Bike storage proliferates in Manhattan offices

    November 16, 2011 12:40PM
    From left: RXR Realty’s 1330 Sixth Avenue, 601 West 26th Street and 340 Madison Avenue all have bike storage space Amidst many obstacles, bike...
  • Battery Park City condos ‘LEED’ the way

    September 26, 2011 03:24PM By Leigh Kamping-Carder
    Battery Park City is home to more than one-fifth of the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design residences in Manhattan, according to data provided...
  • NY’s “greenest” avoids LEED certification

    February 10, 2011 02:50PM By Amy Tennery
    A Rego Park, Queens, apartment building was named the greenest building of its kind in New York state, all while eschewing the ever-popular LEED...
  • LEED rating questioned for efficiency

    January 03, 2011 07:54AM
    As new gauges measuring energy consumption enter the market, the 10-year-old LEED ranking system — which reflects a building’s environmental performance — is coming...
  • Park Slope getting passive housing

    June 08, 2009 03:32PM By Lynne Miller
    New York architects are warming up to passive houses — a voluntary super energy efficient home building standard that has a following in Europe...
  • NYC real estate in brief

    June 03, 2009 12:52PM
    Battery Park City’s Visionaire receives Platinum LEED certificationThe Visionaire, the Albanese Organization’s latest green residential development in Battery Park City, has received Platinum LEED...
  • NYC real estate in brief

    April 03, 2009 12:27PM
    New building to be first LEED Gold in East Village A new residential building rising at 311 East 11th Street plans to be the...