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The PR maven who secured locations for Night at the Museum and The Devil Wears Prada
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The PR maven who secured locations for Night at the Museum and The Devil Wears Prada

Sallie Slate was working at the American Museum of Natural History in 2004 when a location scout asked her if the institution would star in a movie...

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Retail's new niche: Airbnb for pop-ups
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Retail's new niche: Airbnb for pop-ups

A retail market battered by changing shopping habits is seeing growth in at least one area: brokers with access to short-term space. Vancouver...

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Amazon to take office space in 5 Manhattan West at Hudson Yards
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Amazon to take office space in 5 Manhattan West at Hudson Yards

Amazon Inc. is set to open a large new office in New York City and create 2,000 high-paying jobs. The e-commerce giant, which already has several...

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Construction worker suffers fatal fall at Financial District site
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Construction worker suffers fatal fall at Financial District site

A worker died at a Financial District construction site after fall from a residential tower development.  Juan Chonillo, 36, a father of five from...

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Permanent restaurants to come to Governors Island
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Permanent restaurants to come to Governors Island

The Trust for Governors Island issued an RFP Wednesday seeking food vendors who want to set up shop on the former military outpost, which is slowly...

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De Blasio
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De Blasio "on the verge" of deal with council on construction-safety bill

Mayor Bill de Blasio told reporters Wednesday that his team had worked out all but a few details of an accord with the City Council on...

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Meatpacking landlord arranges $65 million ground-lease deal
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Meatpacking landlord arranges $65 million ground-lease deal

Aurora Capital Associates has taken control of a Meatpacking District building, with the option to purchase the property within the next five years...

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Madison International buys out partner Forest City in $1 billion deal
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Madison International buys out partner Forest City in $1 billion deal

Madison International Realty has reached an agreement to buy out its partner, Cleveland-based REIT Forest City, in a sprawling retail portfolio...

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How its Times Square superstore helped drive Toys R Us into bankruptcy
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How its Times Square superstore helped drive Toys R Us into bankruptcy

With Toys R Us in bankruptcy court, let's look back at one of the factors that may have helped put it there: the massive store in Times Square. The...

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Revised construction-safety bill still misses the mark
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Revised construction-safety bill still misses the mark

Is a simplistic, one-size-fits-all bill the right approach on worker-safety? Does a bill that treats a demolition worker practically the same as a...

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Related CEO says NYC likely too pricey for Amazon's HQ2
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Related CEO says NYC likely too pricey for Amazon's HQ2

Stephen Ross, chairman of developer Related Cos., says it’s unlikely that Amazon.com Inc. would choose New York City as the site for a new...

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Congresswoman's daughter tussles with neighbors over townhouse renovation
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Congresswoman's daughter tussles with neighbors over townhouse renovation

The daughter of a Westchester and Rockland county Congresswoman is locked in a battle with her neighbors over the three-year-long renovation of an...

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Outlook bleak for biz after the primaries
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Outlook bleak for biz after the primaries

After four years of progressive new rules and laws, city business interests should brace for more. Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Democratic primary rout...

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Speeding past critics, council plans to finalize new construction-safety bill a day after unveiling it
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Speeding past critics, council plans to finalize new construction-safety bill a day after unveiling it

Just one day after modifying a construction safety bill that faces a diverse group of opponents, the City Council appears ready to finalize the...

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Vanbarton Group buys Sixth Ave. apartment building for $320M
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Vanbarton Group buys Sixth Ave. apartment building for $320M

The Vanbarton Group is buying a large mixed-use rental-apartment building on Sixth Avenue, several sources told Crain's. The sale price was nearly ...

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First Hudson Yards penthouse comes on the market for $32 million
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First Hudson Yards penthouse comes on the market for $32 million

The first penthouse at Fifteen Hudson Yards is hitting the market for $32 million, The Wall Street Journal reported. The 5,161-square-foot duplex...

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Gentrifying neighborhoods see rents go from Sriracha hot to cold brew cool
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Gentrifying neighborhoods see rents go from Sriracha hot to cold brew cool

The sluggish rental market in Manhattan and Brooklyn appears to be providing a bit of extra relief for residents of some of the city’s gentrifying...

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Long-time business owners see an upside in gentrification
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Long-time business owners see an upside in gentrification

In the four-plus years I’ve lived in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, Noel Brown has gone from fearing gentrification to embracing it. That’s because...

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Long-time business owners see an upside in gentrification
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Long-time business owners see an upside in gentrification

In the four-plus years I’ve lived in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, Noel Brown has gone from fearing gentrification to embracing it. That’s because...

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Children's retailer Giggle closes two of three locations; unclear how long third will remain open
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Children's retailer Giggle closes two of three locations; unclear how long third will remain open

Giggle is closing its three New York City stores. The city-based children's gear and clothing retailer shuttered stores in SoHo and on the Upper...

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Refugees stayed at Trump's childhood home over the weekend
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Refugees stayed at Trump's childhood home over the weekend

President Donald Trump's childhood home in New York had some new occupants over the weekend—refugees who shared their stories as a way to draw...

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Martin Lipton
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Martin Lipton

Martin Lipton graduated from the Wharton School intending to work on Wall Street, but he decided to try law. Today the 87-year-old is one of the...

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Staten Island outlet mall will be stop for sightseeing ferry
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Staten Island outlet mall will be stop for sightseeing ferry

The developer of a new outlet mall on Staten Island has struck a deal to add its waterfront location in St. George as a stop for a popular ferry...

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Kushner Cos. buys back N.J. apartment complex for $190 million
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Kushner Cos. buys back N.J. apartment complex for $190 million

Kushner Cos., the real estate firm owned by Jared Kushner’s family, repurchased an apartment complex in Central New Jersey that it sold 11 years...

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Mayor and City Council reach deal on construction-safety bill
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Mayor and City Council reach deal on construction-safety bill

The de Blasio administration and the office of Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito hashed out revisions to a construction safety bill that will...

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MetLife building gets an electronic face-lift
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MetLife building gets an electronic face-lift

The tower at 200 Park Ave. is getting a face-lift. MetLife is replacing the neon sign that has topped its headquarters since 1993, swapping in LED...

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De Blasio puts a price on pollution
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De Blasio puts a price on pollution

Mayor Bill de Blasio followed his massive Democratic primary victory by grabbing national headlines and jabbing President Donald Trump’s...

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Blame term limits for low turnout and lopsided races
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Blame term limits for low turnout and lopsided races

Bill de Blasio won the Democratic primary for mayor last week with an overwhelming 74% of the vote. The polls say the incumbent leads his...

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Locanda Vini e Olii owners open Roman-themed restaurant in Prospect-Lefferts Garden
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Locanda Vini e Olii owners open Roman-themed restaurant in Prospect-Lefferts Garden

NEW IN TOWN Get your news on the record. To submit company openings, moves or real estate deals, or to receive further information, email FTR...

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