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The Long View: Hudson Yards, Quayside and the return of the company town
August 09, 2018 07:00AM
UPDATED, Aug. 9, 11:47 a.m.: In October 1966, Walt Disney recorded a video to unveil his plan for the city of the future. EPCOT...
The Long View: Why real estate tech won’t kill the middleman
May 22, 2018 07:00AM
Revolutions tend to promise one thing and deliver another. Think of the Jacobins paving the way for Napoleon, the Soviets toppling one autocracy only...
The Long View: Trump hates the US trade deficit, but here’s why the real estate industry needs it
April 25, 2018 08:00AM
Last Tuesday, in between tweets about James Comey, his poll numbers and California, President Trump was at one of his favorite pastimes again: complaining...
The Long View: Google, JPMorgan Chase and the new age of spectacularly rich corporate real estate buyers
March 27, 2018 07:00AM
They have more money than they know how to spend, safely stashed in offshore bank accounts. They are citizens of the world, moving from...
The Long View: It’s time we finally ditch the security deposit
February 21, 2018 07:00AM
UPDATED, Feb. 26, 2:26 p.m.: We’ve come to accept it as a fact of New York life. When we sign a lease for an...
The Long View: Is the real estate industry ready for an older New York?
January 18, 2018 07:00AM
Once upon a time, a brash attorney became New York’s mayor and saved the city from crime. Now that the mean streets weren’t so...
The Long View: HNA, Anbang and the myth of low leverage
December 12, 2017 08:00AM
What was once a pantheon of Chinese investors is beginning to more resemble a trauma ward. In April, HNA Group was the belle of...
The Long View: The dark side of real estate’s tech investment boom
October 30, 2017 08:00AM
UPDATED, Nov. 1, 6:50 p.m.: When it comes to hobbies, New York’s real estate executives show strong herd instincts. Everyone plays golf, everyone has...
The Long View: The art (and science) of the asking price
October 03, 2017 07:30AM
In March 2013, financier Martin Zweig’s widow Barbara put her penthouse at the Pierre Hotel on the market for $125 million. This August, four...
The Long View: NYC real estate is addicted to foreign cash. The withdrawal symptoms ain’t going to be pretty
August 29, 2017 07:00AM
When Barry Sternlicht talks, the real estate industry listens. Earlier this month, the Starwood Capital chief used his pulpit to address a subject New...
The Long View: Homeownership is a bedrock of Americana. Can renting ever become one?
August 11, 2017 07:00AM
How to tell if one has made it in America? See if they own a home. For decades, homeownership has been one of the...
The Long View: Real estate technology and the M-word
July 20, 2017 08:30AM
UPDATED, July 20, 12:28 p.m.: StreetEasy’s decision to charge for rental listings set off the five stages of agent grief. “We CANNOT allow this...
The Long View: Cadre and the dilemma of the secondary market
June 15, 2017 11:15AM
Most Americans know Cadre as Jared Kushner’s startup, the investment he infamously failed to mention on his White House ethics disclosure form. But the...
The Long View: The mortgage interest deduction is America’s great inequalizer
May 26, 2017 07:00AM
President Trump’s federal budget, released Monday, proposes to slash $3.6 trillion in government spending over 10 years. It vows to spend money “only on...
The Long View: Premier Agent program is a race to the bottom
May 11, 2017 07:00AM
The battle between Streeteasy and New York’s brokerage industry over the listing site’s Premier Agent tool is approaching an armistice. And all signs point...
The Long View: What’s the point of incentives in the resi market?
April 26, 2017 09:40AM
Concessions and sweeteners are everywhere in the rental and condo markets. At 357 West 17th Street, the lucky buyer gets a Bentley thrown in....
The Long View: Can logistics deliver?
April 13, 2017 08:37AM
Commercial real estate investment may be heading for a downturn in 2017, but there is one exception: logistic warehouse properties. “It’s hard not to...
The Long View: Mitsubishi reloaded? Chinese NYC investment echoes the Japanese
in the 80s
March 29, 2017 08:45AM
With every billion-dollar check a Chinese institution writes for a Manhattan trophy property, similarities to the Japanese investment boom of the late 1980s become...
The Long View: The brokerage industry’s conflict of interest problem
March 20, 2017 08:00AM
Imagine going to trial only to find out that your high-powered lawyer is also working for the person you are suing. Now, imagine buying...
The Long View: The Starwoodification of real estate
March 01, 2017 08:00AM
At most hotels in Manhattan, all you need to do is look at the giant “Marriott” or “Holiday Inn” sign splashed across the facade...
These were the 10 biggest new real estate projects of 2018
Broad Street Development secures $100M for 370 Lexington buy
Two more condo sales just closed at 220 CPS
This Greenwich Village townhouse just sold at auction for $15M
Irving Langer’s E&M Associates sells Harlem apartment portfolio to Sugar Hill Capital for more than $250M
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