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How Tech And Lending Augment Their Vast Portfolio
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How Tech And Lending Augment Their Vast Portfolio

The Moinian Group, one of the largest privately-held real estate groups in the U. S., has recently taken their market expertise into other areas,...

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For Vacancies, Facebook to the Rescue?
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For Vacancies, Facebook to the Rescue?

It's no secret that retail vacancies have been on the rise. According to real estate research firm REIS, the national vacancy rate was 10.2 percent...

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Landlords, Spend More Time on Yelp!
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Landlords, Spend More Time on Yelp!

Mall owners and operators should consider spending a little more time on the comment section of Yelp, Cornerstone Commercial Real Estate's Joe...

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Taco Bell to Open Hotel Pop-up in Palm Springs
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Taco Bell to Open Hotel Pop-up in Palm Springs

Taco Bell has joined the pop-up craze and will open a limited run hotel in Palm Springs this August. The Bell: A Taco Bell Hotel and Resort will...

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Industrious Partners With Seritage Growth Properties on Five Locations
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Industrious Partners With Seritage Growth Properties on Five Locations

National retail and mixed-use developer Seritage Growth Properties is partnering with Industrious to bring premium flexible work spaces to five...

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Architect I.M. Pei Has Died. Here Are His Most Iconic NYC Buildings.
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Architect I.M. Pei Has Died. Here Are His Most Iconic NYC Buildings.

I. M. Pei, a master of modernist and brutalist architecture who started his career designing buildings for New York developer William Zeckendorf,...

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Quontic Bank Leaves Astoria for Rockefeller Center
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Quontic Bank Leaves Astoria for Rockefeller Center

Quontic Bank is moving its corporate headquarters from Astoria, Queens to Midtown. The financial institution inked a six-year sublease for 19,799...

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F45 Training is Coming to The Boro in Tysons, Va.
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F45 Training is Coming to The Boro in Tysons, Va.

WYLI Venture Partners has signed a 10-year lease to open a 2,310-square-foot F45 Training outpost at The Boro in Tysons, Va., according to a press...

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Children’s Aid Rents More Offices on 125th Street in Harlem
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Children’s Aid Rents More Offices on 125th Street in Harlem

Nonprofit social services organization Children's Aid has signed a lease for new office space across the street from its under-construction...

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Hawaiian Mall Grabs $27M Refi From Guggenheim
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Hawaiian Mall Grabs $27M Refi From Guggenheim

Lahaina Gateway, a mall on the Hawaiian island of Maui, had two glaring strikes against it. Construction wrapped up in 2008, just before the...

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Barclays Provides $21M CMBS Refi for DC Office Building
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Barclays Provides $21M CMBS Refi for DC Office Building

Brickman has landed a $21 million refinance for its office property at 4201 Connecticut Avenue in Washington, D. C., Commercial Observer has...

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Naked Retail Group to Open in RFR’s Boutique SoHo Hotel
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Naked Retail Group to Open in RFR’s Boutique SoHo Hotel

Naked Retail Group, a pop-up retail agency, is opening its newest New York City location in RFR Holding's boutique hotel at 11 Howard Street in...

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MRC Lends $30M for the Redevelopment of RKO Keith Theater in Flushing
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MRC Lends $30M for the Redevelopment of RKO Keith Theater in Flushing

Madison Realty Capital has provided $30 million in pre-development financing to Xinyuan Real Estate for the rehabilitation and preservation of the...

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Microsoft Plans Soho Offices at 300 Lafayette Street
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Microsoft Plans Soho Offices at 300 Lafayette Street

Microsoft has leased most of a new Soho office building at 300 Lafayette Street. The 44-year-old tech company has inked a 70,000-square-foot lease...

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Ladder Capital Returns to Greenpoint Boutique Hotel with $31M Refi
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Ladder Capital Returns to Greenpoint Boutique Hotel with $31M Refi

The owners of the Box House Hotel in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, have landed $31 million in permanent financing from Ladder Capital, Commercial Observer...

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Premier Finishes Deal to Take Control of Troubled Flatiron Hotel
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Premier Finishes Deal to Take Control of Troubled Flatiron Hotel

Premier Equities has finalized its deal to bail out the ownership of Manhattan's beleaguered Flatiron Hotel. A source close to the deal confirmed...

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Nightingale Closes on 300 Lafayette with $143M Loan From TPG
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Nightingale Closes on 300 Lafayette with $143M Loan From TPG

The Nightingale Group and WCP Investments have closed on their purchase of 300 Lafayette Street in Soho, Commercial Observer has learned. The joint...

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Goldman Sachs, Barclays Provide $650M CMBS Refi on Hawaii Four Seasons
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Goldman Sachs, Barclays Provide $650M CMBS Refi on Hawaii Four Seasons

Goldman Sachs and Barclays have combined to provide a $650 million financing package backed by a Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea on the island...

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New Study Finds Airbnb Cannibalizes Hotels While Bolstering Demand
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New Study Finds Airbnb Cannibalizes Hotels While Bolstering Demand

It comes as no surprise that Airbnb steals business from hotels, but a new research paper published last month argued that the home-sharing...

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A Timeline of Staten Island's Empire Outlets
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A Timeline of Staten Island's Empire Outlets

It took nearly seven years of planning and construction, but New York City's first outlet mall-Empire Outlets-held its grand opening today on...

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WeWork Takes 68K SF in Midtown Building Knotel Has Outpost In
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WeWork Takes 68K SF in Midtown Building Knotel Has Outpost In

Coworking giant WeWork inked another big lease in Manhattan this week, taking 67,858 square feet in a Midtown building that competitor Knotel has a...

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Cosmetic Company Inks Deal for Garment District Headquarters
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Cosmetic Company Inks Deal for Garment District Headquarters

A cosmetics distributor co-founded by the creators of E.l.f. Beauty will move its headquarters to a full-floor in a Garment District building,...

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National Multifamily Portfolio Lands $323M Freddie Mac Refi
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National Multifamily Portfolio Lands $323M Freddie Mac Refi

Berkadia has handed the owners of a large multifamily portfolio a $323 million long-term Freddie Mac refinancing, the real estate company announced...

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Mastercard's Tech Hub at 150 Fifth Avenue
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Mastercard's Tech Hub at 150 Fifth Avenue

When Mastercard leased the entire 19th century building at 150 Fifth Avenue in the Flatiron District, landlord L&L Holding Company decided to...

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The Unforeseen Consequences of Prop 209 on African American Architects
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The Unforeseen Consequences of Prop 209 on African American Architects

Amid Los Angeles' real estate boom, care to guess how many of the major projects underway have an African American-led architecture firm behind...

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ACORE Lends $58.5M to Refi Queens Hotel Under Construction
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ACORE Lends $58.5M to Refi Queens Hotel Under Construction

A hotel under development in Queens' Jamaica section, near Kennedy International Airport, has pinned down a $58.5 million refinancing of its...

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Investment Firm Bardin Hill Moving to 299 Park Avenue
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Investment Firm Bardin Hill Moving to 299 Park Avenue

Another financial services company has inked space at 299 Park Avenue, Commercial Observer has learned. Bardin Hill Investment Partners signed a 12...

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Judging the State of Retail, Post-Apocalypse
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Judging the State of Retail, Post-Apocalypse

The U. S. Commerce Department figures for retail nationwide in December 2018 were so bad that some thought the drama in Washington had messed with...

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WeWork Nabs 55K at 30 Wall Street
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WeWork Nabs 55K at 30 Wall Street

Coworking giant WeWork will open a 55,000-square-foot outpost in the Financial District. WeWork signed a 15-year lease for five full floors in...

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Sterling Bay Seals $84M Refi on New Google Building in Chicago
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Sterling Bay Seals $84M Refi on New Google Building in Chicago

Bank of America has handed Sterling Bay an $84 million refinancing on a newly built office tower that Google will occupy in Chicago, Commercial...

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