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[6 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

As the market begins to reset itself, a recent survey by Sterling National Bank, the principal subsidiary of Sterling Bancorp, shows that today New York-based real estate professionals are full of optimism about the future of the NY real estate market over the next few years.
Sterling’s 2014 New York Real Estate Survey revealed that 96 percent of respondents involved with various real estate organizations are either very optimistic or somewhat optimistic about the NY real estate market over the next few years.
At the same time, however, 50 percent of respondents …

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[6 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

by Adam Luysterborghs
In the aftermath of the recent financial crisis, heightened regulatory scrutiny of bank balance sheets has forced commercial banks to deny loans to more and more owners of real estate.
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act is a driving force behind this accelerating trend. Dodd-Frank stipulations require that banks set aside more capital for each loan as insurance in case a borrower was to default. These regulations have been particularly problematic for small-scale developers and building owners, as smaller loans are more often deemed non-bankable.
Non-bank lending …

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[17 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

By Eric Haims, MAI,
2014 president,
Metropolitan New York Chapter of the Appraisal Institute
From Main Street to Wall Street, the ripple effects of the residential and commercial mortgage meltdown were profound.
New York City, though severely affected, notably by the collapse of CMBS, meltdowns and bankruptcies of financial institutions and the resultant tight reigns placed on commercial real estate lending, was insulated by its status as a world class, global epicenter for business and tourism.
As early as 2009, New York City began to rebound, such that today’s real estate market bears little …

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[17 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

The Avenue of the Americas Association offers its members unique opportunities to learn about City initiatives and stay up-to-date on government, business and cultural issues that impact the local business community.
The Association acts on behalf of its membership to address issues affecting business operations and real estate values on the Avenue and serves a prominent community of business leaders and major building owners on the Avenue.
The Association is launching a campaign to represent the diversity of tenants on the Avenue while highlighting its best in arts, culture and retail that …

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[17 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

CoreNet Global New York City Chapter’s mission is to advance innovation and professional development for the corporate real estate sector, and to serve as a thought leader and forum for current industry issues.
The organization’s more than 800 members represent corporate end-users and service providers from New York’s largest publicly-held companies at the forefront of real estate planning, development and innovation, including Fortune 500 companies generating over $1 billion in annual revenue.
In 2014, CoreNet Global New York City Chapter, the largest chapter in CoreNet Global, aims to engage our members to …

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[17 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

By Erin Bond,
2014 AREW president
In the competitive New York City market, whatever your profession, if you’re in the real estate industry, being a member of the Association of Real Estate Women (AREW) is like having the world’s best pair of track shoes.
We not only keep you in the race with programs, events and opportunities, we focus on keeping you steps ahead of the competition.
Often, when giving “how to succeed” advice, high-level executives recommend joining a real estate association.
AREW excels at the two leading reasons for doing so: the opportunity …

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[17 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

To outsiders, real estate would seem to be about properties and numbers. They couldn’t be more wrong.
All real estate, and particularly commercial real estate, is about people: serving users’ professional needs, knowing whom to call to solve problems or get that next deal, and creating the personal connections to get all of the above accomplished.
That focus on building and reinforcing professional relationships is a key goal for Commercial Real Estate Women’s Network (CREW) and especially its New York chapter, NYCREW, which over the past year the chapter has created …

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[17 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

At a recent Metropolitan New York Chapter of the Appraisal Institute luncheon, Peter Rastetter, senior vice president, Metropolitan Valuation Services, was awarded an MAI designation from the Appraisal Institute, a global organization of professional real estate appraisers and world leader in the profession. Rastetter joins a select group of top real estate appraisers who have completed the rigorous requirements of the MAI designation. These include extensive course work, exams and at least 4,500 hours of specialized experience. According to Steven Schleider, president of Metropolitan Valuation Services, “Peter has shown a …

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[17 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

The International Facility Managers Association (IFMA) New York City Chapter offers its members opportunities to advance their professional development throughout their careers with support in certification, networking, education and research.
The New York City Chapter strives to be the premier organization and resource for Facility Managers and workplace professionals in the New York Metropolitan Area.
Focused on sustainability initiatives and innovative programs, IFMA NYC will host a webinar series as well as partner with other area associations such as CoreNet Global NYC and Urban Green Council to remain in the forefront of …

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[17 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

 
By Thomas Z. Scarangello, chairman, NYBC
New York City’s historic ascent and current status as a premier global city of business, finance, culture, and communications have been driven largely by its ability to inspire and embrace innovation.
The design, construction, and real estate industry has been front and center in harnessing that pioneering spirit in shaping many of the City’s most defining characteristics—including the skyscrapers that dot our magnificent skyline and the extensive subway system, roads, tunnels, and bridges that link New York City to the rest of the region and the …

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