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Miki Naftali and 1045 Madison Avenue (Credit: Getty Images, Google Maps)

Naftali accused of violating zoning laws at UES development

A resident who lives across the street from the Naftali Group’s proposed Upper East Side development is trying to...

Naftali accused of violating zoning laws at UES development
New small-scale hotel developments like the 56-key Voyage Hotel, at 37-10 11th Street in an LIC manufacturing district, may become increasingly uncommon. (Credit: Google Maps, iStock, and the Department of City Planning)

Go big or go home? Why small hotel development in NYC may be a thing of
the past

The M1 Hotel Text Amendment adopted by City Council last December, which requires a special permit for the construction...

Go big or go home? Why small hotel development in NYC may be a thing of
the past
432 Park Avenue

City Council’s crackdown on mechanical voids is just the start

The City Council has signaled that its move to close supertall developers’ favorite loophole is just the start. The...

City Council’s crackdown on mechanical voids is just the start
City targets building loophole used by Billionaires’ Row developers

City targets building loophole used by Billionaires’ Row developers

Manhattan developers for years have boosted the heights of their towers by using a loophole in the city’s zoning...

City targets building loophole used by Billionaires’ Row developers
What the “most ambitious upzoning proposal” in America entails

What the “most ambitious upzoning proposal” in America entails

In a plan approved Friday, Minneapolis reportedly became the first city to officially undertake the “most ambitious upzoning” plan...

What the “most ambitious upzoning proposal” in America entails
Extell’s UWS tower could be imperiled if city cracks down on this building trick

Extell’s UWS tower could be imperiled if city cracks down on this building trick

The city’s Department of Building says Extell Development’s Upper West Side apartment building abides by current zoning rules —...

Extell’s UWS tower could be imperiled if city cracks down on this building trick
Scorched hillsides are seen where the Woolsey Fire reached the ocean on November 14, 2018 near Malibu, California. (Photo by DAVID MCNEW / AFP)        (Photo credit should read DAVID MCNEW/AFP/Getty Images)

In the wake of wildfires, experts call for stricter zoning in risky areas

 A pair of wildfires burning across the state have claimed more than 15,000 structures and at least 80...

In the wake of wildfires, experts call for stricter zoning in risky areas
SJP, Mitsui Fudosan clinch big victory in supertall battle

SJP, Mitsui Fudosan clinch big victory in supertall battle

The city’s Board of Standards and Appeals on Tuesday sided with developers of a 668-foot-tall condominium tower, finding that...

SJP, Mitsui Fudosan clinch big victory in supertall battle
REBNY, BOMA urge city to toss plan for commercial-trash zones

REBNY, BOMA urge city to toss plan for commercial-trash zones

The Real Estate Board of New York and the Building Owners & Managers Association are among a handful of...

REBNY, BOMA urge city to toss plan for commercial-trash zones
Westchester & Fairfield Cheat Sheet: Former mobster sues city of Bridgeport and millionaire developer … & more

Westchester & Fairfield Cheat Sheet: Former mobster sues city of Bridgeport and millionaire developer … & more

Onetime Genovese crime family member suing developer, Bridgeport over North End property An ex-mobster has hit the city of Bridgeport and developer Manuel Moutinho...

Westchester & Fairfield Cheat Sheet: Former mobster sues city of Bridgeport and millionaire developer … & more
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