NYC Planning approves Lightstone’s massive Gowanus development

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

The Real Deal reports. The City Planning Commission yesterday approved Lightstone Group’s plan to build a 700-unit rental development at 363-365 Bond Street on the Gowanus Canal, the developer…

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NYTimes: For Joe Chetrit, a Secretive Buyer, Sony Building Is Eye-Catching Purchase

Thursday, March 14, 2013

The New York Times reports on Joe Chetrit, an Orthodox Jewish developer in NYC, who on Friday closed his biggest deal yet: a $1.1 billion purchase of the Sony…

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Zuckerman to step down as Boston Properties CEO

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Real estate and media mogul Mort Zuckerman is stepping down as head of Boston Properties, the biggest U.S. office real estate investment trust. His replacement will be Owen Thomas of…

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How Alan Dershowitz And Two Entrepreneurs Will Disrupt Billable Hours

Monday, March 11, 2013

Fast Company reports on a new application called Viewabill, cofounded by David Schottenstein, Robbie Friedman, and Alan Dershowitz, aims to bring a new transparency to the process, and a…

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Joe Lieberman to join the American Enterprise Institue

Monday, March 11, 2013

Former Sen. Joe Lieberman is joining the conservative think tank American Enterprise Institute, the organization announced Monday. Politico reports   Lieberman — Al Gore’s vice presidential running mate…

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Extell moves closer to building NYC’s tallest spire

Sunday, March 10, 2013

Crain’s New York reports Extell Development Company has moved a small step closer to putting up the city’s tallest spire. On Tuesday, the Landmarks Preservation Commission unanimously approved…

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