Category Archives: – Real estate

42% of New York renters are paying so much that they are considered distressed

August 23, 2016- DNAinfo posted a short article advising renters. In it, they state, “Housing policy experts agree that if you pay more than 30 percent of your income on rent, you’re considered

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Pier 26 new restaurant, City Winery, gets slammed by Eater

August 23, 2016- Every decision made by the HRPT’s director Madelyn Wils seems to be a bad one.

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Nobu FiDi stalled?

August 23, 2016- Last week, I peeked into the 195 Broadway location for the new Nobu and saw

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Images of the newly opened Oculus WTC transportation hub

August 20, 2016

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Le Pain Quotidien at Gateway Plaza entrance opens

August 20, 2016- Le Pain Quotidien at the Gateway Plaza entrance opens tomorrow. The sidewalk seating is an unexpected surprise.

Posted in - Real estate, Bakery, Battery Park City and BPCA, Coffee, Dog feces and urine on sidewalks, French | 2 Comments

Review: The new Apple store in the WTC Oculus

August 20, 2016- The new Apple store in the WTC Oculus transportation hub is the first one in New

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Exclusive tour of the World Trade Center’s Tower 3

March 9, 2016

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A tour of the newly opened Oculus PATH station

Update May 26, 2016- The connection from the Oculus PATH station to the Fulton Street

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A tour of World Trade Center Tower 4 and Tower 7

(5,000 people have viewed this as of December 30, 2015) September 19, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Dara McQuillan of Silverstein Properties took us

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Exclusive sneak peek inside the Oculus transportation hub and WTC retail city

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WTC Oculus transportation hub suffering from severe water damage

August 21, 2016- by Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV was the first to report on the water damage occurring to the newly opened $6 Billion Oculus

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Irish Memorial closed for “repairs”

August 11, 2016- by Steven E. Greer The BPCA has closed the Irish Memorial and surrounded it with a hideous fence, ostensibly for “repairs”.

Posted in - Downtown oversight, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Decline of our parks, Op-Ed, Parks | 1 Comment

101 Murray Street: Another 1000-foot pencil tower coming to Downtown

Update August 20, 2016- The building rises.

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Pick-A-Bagel on South End Ave closes

August 20, 2016- The worst restaurant in BPC (and that is saying a lot, given that we have Picasso Pizza

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Images of the new Shake Shack in Fulton Station

August 20, 2016- As a shareholder, I checked out the new Shake Shack in Fulton Station. They serve breakfast, like the one in Grand Central.

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Saks Fifth Avenue windows going in, for September opening

August 20, 2016- Saks Fifth Avenue in Brookfield place is moving along. The windows are going in and workers

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Renderings for the new FiDi Nobu

August 15, 2016- The Rockwell Group will be designing the new Downtown Nobu just east of the

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Maritime building renovation now stalled

August 20, 2016- First, the Poulakakos and Dermot teams backed out. Now, no one wants to touch this money drain being bungled by Mayor de Blasio’s EDC.

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Letters of appreciation

Update July 17, 2016- See nice comments, below.  

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Exclusive tour of the Four Seasons at 30 Park Place

(4,200 people have viewed this as of May 21, 2016) Update May 21, 2016- With this building close to opening, it is a good time to re-post it.

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