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National Cheat Sheet: Trump tax investigation launched, mall vacancies hit 7-year high … & more
October 05, 2018 08:00AM
New York launches investigation into Trump family finances after bombshell report The state of New York plans to investigate President Donald Trump and his...
PMG to build Waldorf Astoria tower in downtown Miami
September 28, 2018 02:15PM
The Waldorf Astoria is coming to downtown Miami. New York-based Property Markets Group signed a contract with the landmark hotel flag to build a...
AECOM Tishman to begin construction work on Waldorf Astoria’s new hotels and condos
August 21, 2018 10:45AM
AECOM Tishman signed a new deal with Anbang Insurance Group to start construction work at the Waldorf Astoria, which is now scheduled to reopen...
The end of New York real estate’s flashiest buyer: Anbang’s ex-chair Wu Xiaohui gets 18 years in prison
May 10, 2018 09:10AM
James Kleimann and Hiten Samtani
Wu Xiaohui, the former chairman of Anbang Insurance Group, has been sentenced to 18 years in prison after being convicted by a Chinese court...
Revealed: Here are the Waldorf Astoria’s condo floor plans
April 27, 2018 01:30PM
The Waldorf Astoria won’t have a single, grand penthouse when its condominium conversion is complete. Instead, there will be four sprawling units — each...
Bankers are salivating over Anbang hitting the sale block
April 13, 2018 12:45PM
As China looks to sell all or part of Anbang Insurance Group, the conglomerate it seized in February, investment banks are lining up to...
Anbang gets $9.7B bailout
April 04, 2018 10:30AM
Anbang Insurance Group is getting a $9.7 billion government bailout to prevent it from collapsing. The China Insurance Regulatory Commission said Wednesday that the...
Anbang files offering plan for 352 condos at Waldorf Astoria
March 19, 2018 06:26PM
Despite China’s takeover of Anbang Insurance Group last month, luxury condominiums are still coming to the Waldorf Astoria. An offering plan for “The Towers...
Obscure religious group’s moving van is evidence the Waldorf condo conversion is still happening
February 28, 2018 09:35AM
Anbang Insurance Group may still own the Waldorf Astoria (for now), but the hotel’s furniture and cutlery belong to the lord. Olde Good Things,...
Meet the obscure Chinese agency in charge of the Waldorf Astoria
February 26, 2018 07:00AM
The new people in control of the Waldorf Astoria and the Essex House aren’t your typical New York real estate investors. On Thursday, China’s...
Adult supervision: Chinese regulator takes control of Anbang
February 23, 2018 09:00AM
Meet the new boss, very different from the old boss … who was detained by Chinese communist party officials amid fraud allegations. The China...
Blackstone is in early talks to buy billions in real estate from Anbang
February 12, 2018 09:30AM
The Blackstone Group may soon have a chance to buy back the Waldorf Astoria from Anbang Insurance Group, according to a new report. The...
Waldorf Astoria to lose about 1,000 rooms in three-year renovation
November 11, 2017 09:00AM
The Waldorf Astoria hotel will convert many of its guest rooms into residential units over the course of a three-year renovation, which began this...
Anbang has Hilton “over a barrel” with $2 billion Waldorf conversion: report
October 30, 2017 10:18AM
A demolition crew has been hired to begin work on the $2 billion renovation of the Waldorf Astoria next month, the New York Post...
Amid government scrutiny, Anbang’s investments stall
June 02, 2017 08:39AM
China’s Anbang Insurance catapulted onto the scene with multibillion-dollar foreign deals over the past three years. But as it stares down government scrutiny of...
Landmarks OKs Waldorf condo conversion
April 26, 2017 05:15PM
Anbang Insurance Group’s plan to turn the Waldorf Astoria hotel into condominiums received the green light from the Landmarks Preservation Commission this week. Most...
Anbang wants a bunch more condos at Waldorf conversion
March 14, 2017 01:30PM
Chinese investment enigma Anbang Insurance filed a “test-the-market” application with the New York State Attorney General’s Office for its planned condominium conversion of part...
Waldorf Astoria interiors are now NYC landmark
March 07, 2017 12:05PM
Days after the Waldorf Astoria closed temporarily for a three-year renovation, its Art Deco interiors were deemed a New York City landmark Tuesday.
How many big US real estate deals have Chinese insurers made this year? None
February 23, 2017 09:35AM
China’s insurance giants have hit the brakes on their $100 billion buying spree following a regulatory squeeze on speculation and new limits on outbound...
Chinese property investment abroad hits new high
January 29, 2017 12:35PM
The Chinese are not slowing down in their quest for trophy properties across the globe. Investment in foreign property by the Chinese increased by...
Home Depot buys Bronx retail location from Madison International Realty for $40M
Keller Williams Midtown CEO forced out: sources
Sitex continues buying spree with $36M industrial buy in Queens
Rabsky sells Williamsburg apartment building to UDR for $130M
Lichtenstein on Amazon pullout: “Worst day for NYC since 9-11”
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