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[4:18 pm, October 16, 2014 | No Comment | ]
Resnick celebrates leasing milestone at 199 Water Street

Jack Resnick & Sons has closed on two new long-term leases totaling 100,000 s/f at 199 Water Street.
These transactions complete Resnick’s two-year campaign to lease-up the entire 432,483 s/f Wells Fargo block of space that was coming available at the end of 2014.
In the first transaction, BGC Partners is converting a sublease of 79,990 s/f to a 15-year direct deal as of January 1, 2015.
The parent of Newmark Grubb Knight Frank, and an affiliated company of Cantor Fitzgerald, occupies the entire 18th and 19th floors of the 35-story building.
Also signing …

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[12:12 pm, October 16, 2014 | No Comment | ]
AREPA hosts developer Ian Bruce Eichner

The Asian Real Estate Professional Association (AREPA) hosted its 2nd  distinguished speaker event on Thursday October 9, 2014 at the Law offices of Herrick, Feinstein LLP.
Mr. Ian Bruce Eichner,   Founder and Chairman of the Continuum Company,  spoke about his upcoming development projects in Flatiron and Harlem.
(AREPA Board of Directors pictured from L to R) Candice Wang – AREPA Secretary; Patrick Yu – AREPA Vice President,The Yu Law Firm, P.C.;  Tony Huang – AREPA President, The Heights Real Estate Company;   Ian Bruce Eichner, Founder and Chairman of the Continuum …

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[11:18 am, October 16, 2014 | No Comment | ]

Jason Binn, Kevin Ryan and Town Residential hosted an evening to celebrate New York’s finest -Commissioner Bill Bratton and Rikki Klieman and their love for the city that never sleeps. The event was held on Monday, October 13th, 2014 at TAO Downtown Lounge, 369 West 16th Street. More than 150 people were in attendance, including: New York City Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and TV personality Rikki Klieman, Founder of DuJour Media Group Jason Binn, Founder and Chairman of Gilt Kevin Ryan, TOWN Residential CEO and Co-Chairman Andrew Heiberger, TOWN Residential President of Sales Wendy Maitland, Comedian Tommy Davidson, Chief Executive Officer of Giorgio Armani Graziano …

Construction & Design »

[3:10 pm, October 15, 2014 | No Comment | ]

Francis Cauffman has unveiled the first images of its design for 620 Fulton, a new health center and mixed-use building for The New York Hotel Trades Council and Hotel Association of New York City, Inc. Health Benefits Fund, Health Center, Inc. (HCI).
The building will create a strong presence for HCI, which is the largest New York City organization directly providing health benefits to its union membership, retirees, and dependents.
It is on track to break ground in Spring 2015 and open in Fall 2016.
The 180,000 s/f, 12-story building is a new …

Construction & Design »

[3:09 pm, October 15, 2014 | 2 Comments | ]

Forest City Ratner’s groundbreaking modular tower has earned a Breakthrough Award from Popular Mechanic.
Roger Krulak, senior vice president of Modular Housing at FCRC, and David Farnsworth, a principal in the New York office of the global engineering firm ARUP, received the award, which “recognizes the innovators, engineers, and scientists responsible for changing our world.”
In announcing the award, Popular Mechanic noted:
“David Farnsworth and Roger Krulak for building the United States’ first modular skyscraper – In downtown Brooklyn, America’s first high-rise modular tower is being built. However, unlike every other construction …

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[3:00 pm, October 15, 2014 | No Comment | ]

New York City Parks has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the development and construction, operation, and maintenance of a high quality cafe on Midland Beach in Staten Island.
The cafe will be located on an entry plaza to Midland Beach, adjacent to the Ocean Breeze Fishing Pier, one of the most popular piers in New York City.
The newly constructed plaza features a splash fountain, performance gazebo, and the new Fantasy Shore children’s amusement park.
The site also hosts summer concerts, fireworks, and the new Staten Island Beach Fest, …

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[2:51 pm, October 15, 2014 | No Comment | ]

Transit Oriented Development (TOD) has emerged as the most substantial development trend of the early 21st century, according to real estate experts.
Releasing a new report exploring the consequences of rapid population growth in ten major North American cities, Cushman & Wakefield’s industry-leading Americas Research group noted that the majority of new commercial development, as well as residential development, in metro areas today is transit oriented.
Paula Munger, Americas Research Director for Cushman & Wakefield, said, “The report seeks to shed light on the issues shared by all cities undergoing explosive urban …

Retail »

[12:39 pm, October 15, 2014 | No Comment | ]

TerraCRG, a Brooklyn-based commercial real estate brokerage and advisory firm, has been retained as the exclusive agent for the lease of the retail space directly across the street from the Barclays Center, at 166 Flatbush Avenue.
Ofer Cohen, founder and president of TerraCRG, Dan Marks and Joey Terzi are exclusively representing the owner.
166 Flatbush Avenue is sandwiched between Shake Shack and the soon to open True Religion retail store. It offers 3,700 s/f on the ground floor and 3,700 s/f on the basement level. The building has 38 ft of frontage on …

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