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Real Estate

Apr

28

2015

April is school notification month for NYC public schools, and this month, 50 families in Hunters Point received a letter that their child would not receive a Kindergarten seat in […]

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Apr

14

2015

If you are unfamiliar, participatory budgeting is a democratic process in which tax payers vote on how a portion of the public budget is allocated. As a District 26 resident, if you […]

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Mar

24

2015

This morning we got an email from the Historic Districts Council, announcing that the historic LIC Clock Tower building (once home to No Longer Empty’s How Much Do I Owe […]

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Dec

16

2014

Earlier this month we wrote about Dan Doctoroff’s idea of decking over Sunnyside Yards and putting a convention center on it. It definitely got people talking, including our local electeds, Councilman […]

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Dec

08

2014

We first caught wind of this via the NY Post, a story of rent-stabilized tenants at the Q41 building (23-10 41st Avenue, a block north of Queensboro Plaza) having their […]

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Dec

02

2014

Yesterday an article by The Real Deal on the topic of redeveloping Sunnyside Yards caught my eye—”Dan Doctoroff wants to move the Javits Center to Queens,” which seems like a […]

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Nov

07

2014

We mentioned this in today’s newsletter but it seems important enough to share here on the site. Pictured above is the Clock Tower building in LIC. Isn’t it beautiful? Lots of people […]

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Sep

29

2014

We were reminded by CB2 member Dana Frankel about the Affordable Housing Forums regarding Hunters Point South. Dana says: “Tonight is the first of three informational sessions about the new […]

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Sep

05

2014

According to an article by The Real Deal, Queens may top $3 billion in commercial real estate sales, besting 2006′s record of $2.6 billion. Stephen Preuss, vice president of sales […]

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Aug

29

2014

We’ve learned that paperwork has been filed to build yet another hotel on 11th Street, this one at 38-60 11th Street. We’ve reported on 2-3 other hotels going up in […]

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