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Construction begins at Google's Hudson Square campus
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Construction begins at Google's Hudson Square campus

Construction at Google's planned new campus in Hudson Square has officially begun. The northern sections of the St. John's Terminal building have...

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Community group petitions Health Department to block Lenox Hill project
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Community group petitions Health Department to block Lenox Hill project

The Committee to Protect Our Lenox Hill Neighborhood, a group of Upper East Side residents opposing Lenox Hill Hospital's planned $2 billion...

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Council eyes facial-recognition regulation
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Council eyes facial-recognition regulation

The City Council is considering regulating the use of facial-recognition software by landlords and business owners following a year of controversy...

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Tenants sue FiDi landlord for allegedly overcharging on rent-stabilized units
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Tenants sue FiDi landlord for allegedly overcharging on rent-stabilized units

The story of tenants who have allegedly been illegally overcharged for rent-stabilized units in New York City has repeated itself again. Two...

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Unlocking potential at Broadway Junction
News 1 week ago
Unlocking potential at Broadway Junction

An individual in Brooklyn owns this 2,877-square-foot, three-unit apartment building and an adjacent empty lot. The city's Economic Development...

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Barneys Finds a Potential Buyer in Bankruptcy Court
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Barneys Finds a Potential Buyer in Bankruptcy Court

A group of fashion executives is preparing a roughly $220 million bid to take control of Barneys New York Inc., according to people familiar with...

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Brooklyn councilman again stymies Industry City rezoning
News 3 weeks ago
Brooklyn councilman again stymies Industry City rezoning

Decision? What decision? On Monday night, Brooklyn Councilman Carlos Menchaca announced that, after a fraught 6-month delay, he would allow a...

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Japanese real estate firm seeks to exit New York market
News 3 weeks ago
Japanese real estate firm seeks to exit New York market

The Japanese investment firm Unizo Holdings Co. is selling off the last vestiges of its New York City real estate portfolio and is looking to shed...

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Brooklyn councilman shouted down during Industry City announcement
News 3 weeks ago
Brooklyn councilman shouted down during Industry City announcement

Councilman Carlos Menchaca stated he would support a rezoning of Industry City on Monday evening, but he outlined a list of demands in exchange for...

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State Department: Rental application $20 cap applies to brokers
News 3 weeks ago
State Department: Rental application $20 cap applies to brokers

A cap on rental application fees does in fact apply to brokers and agents who match tenants with landlords, whether they like it or not. That's the...

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'Political' construction delays drive up housing costs, deputy mayor says
News 1 month ago
'Political' construction delays drive up housing costs, deputy mayor says

Politicians who fight construction in the name of combating gentrification are having the opposite effect-driving up building costs and cutting...

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Brooklyn pol to decide on Industry City rezoning Monday
News 1 month ago
Brooklyn pol to decide on Industry City rezoning Monday

Move over LeBron. Brooklyn Councilman Carlos Menchaca is about to announce his big decision. Menchaca said he will reveal next week whether he will...

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Mais oui: Neumann no longer charges WeWork for the word 'We'
News 1 month ago
Mais oui: Neumann no longer charges WeWork for the word 'We'

John Pierpont Morgan didn't charge the bank he started in 1871 for the right to use his name. Nor did Henry Ford when he launched his automobile...

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Real estate industry pushes back on proposed city water-bill database changes
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Real estate industry pushes back on proposed city water-bill database changes

The real estate lobby is asking the city not to close the spigot on water-billing data that helps property owners identify errors and save money....

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Update for projects about to change the city skyline
News 1 month ago
Update for projects about to change the city skyline

Note: This article was originally published June 19 and has been updated with new details for the projects. A skyscraper building boom is literally...

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Target announces hiring ahead of Columbus Circle store's fall opening
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Target announces hiring ahead of Columbus Circle store's fall opening

The chain plans to open its small-format store between West 61st and 62nd streets on Broadway "later this fall." West Side Rag and Patch first...

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City to take up Lenox Terrace expansion review
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City to take up Lenox Terrace expansion review

A rendering show the street-level view of northwest corner of Lenox Terrace under the expansion proposal. The city appears set to initiate a formal...

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Don't be fooled by Amazon headlines
News 1 month ago
Don't be fooled by Amazon headlines

Six months ago Amazon suddenly pulled the plug on its plans to build a second headquarters in Long Island City and bring 25,000 high-paying jobs to...

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Whole Foods reportedly snags NoMad location
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Whole Foods reportedly snags NoMad location

Whole Foods is expanding its city presence to NoMad. The company has signed on for 60,000 square feet at 63 Madison Ave. in the neighborhood, as...

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Fed up: Major landlords consider exiting New York
News 1 month ago
Fed up: Major landlords consider exiting New York

Battered by regulations, tax hikes and public sentiment against the real estate industry, several longtime New York developers and owners are...

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Plan B for LIC
News 2 months ago
Plan B for LIC

Six months ago today, Amazon canceled plans to build a major campus in Long Island City, Queens. Since then, many have rightfully grieved missing...

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Rent reform was truly senseless
News 2 months ago
Rent reform was truly senseless

To the editor: Re "Rent reforms made sense" (letter to the editor, July 3): The rent reforms make no sense in solving the underlying issues-not...

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Blackstone negotiating to buy 11 warehouses near JFK
News 2 months ago
Blackstone negotiating to buy 11 warehouses near JFK

The Blackstone Group is negotiating to purchase a portfolio of 11 warehouse buildings near JFK Airport. The private-equity giant's planned...

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Make less than $100,000? Living solo in the city is getting harder
News 2 months ago
Make less than $100,000? Living solo in the city is getting harder

Living alone in New York City is getting tougher for those earning less than six figures, even in some areas that were previously seen as...

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City financed 25K affordable housing units in FY 2019, says De Blasio, exceeding its initial goal
News 2 months ago
City financed 25K affordable housing units in FY 2019, says De Blasio, exceeding its initial goal

Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday that the city financed a record number of affordable housing units in the most recent fiscal year, inching the...

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Goldman Sachs raises $2.5B for real estate purchases
News 2 months ago
Goldman Sachs raises $2.5B for real estate purchases

A newly reorganized real-estate investment fund for Goldman Sachs is reportedly raising $2.5 billion to purchase properties throughout the U. S....

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Amazon eyeing large distribution center in Queens
News 2 months ago
Amazon eyeing large distribution center in Queens

Amazon may still have big plans for Queens. The company is considering a huge, ground-up distribution facility in Maspeth, several sources familiar...

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Proposal would ban facial-recognition technology in public housing
News 2 months ago
Proposal would ban facial-recognition technology in public housing

As more landlords begin installing facial-recognition technology on properties across New York, one Brooklyn lawmaker wants to ensure public...

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Move the junk, spark the economy
News 3 months ago
Move the junk, spark the economy

This summer marks the 10-year anniversary of the Manhattan Bridge Archway's reopening. What now seems like a no-brainer was far from it when the...

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Unraveling the web of Jeffrey Epstein's Manhattan real estate
News 3 months ago
Unraveling the web of Jeffrey Epstein's Manhattan real estate

The epicenter of the scandal engulfing wealthy pedophile Jeffrey Epstein is his mansion on East 71st Street, but real estate records show he has...

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