Category Archives: – Real estate

Greer’s urgent care center opens by the federal court buildings in City Hall

July 20, 2016- Another urgent care center opened downtown. It is at 52 Duane Street between Lafayette and Broadway.

Posted in - Real estate, Doctors, Dentists, TriBeCa | 1 Comment

Exclusive tour of the World Trade Center’s Tower 3

March 9, 2016

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

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Did the BPCA rig the contract to redesign South End Avenue?

Update July 25, 2016- There is a town hall meeting tonight at 6 River Terrace to discuss the plans to renovate South End

Posted in - City government, - Downtown oversight, - Politics, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Dangerous West Thames and South End Ave crossings, Decline of our parks, Gripes, Lawyers, Parks | Leave a comment

A tour of the newly opened Oculus PATH station

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

Posted in - Real estate, World Trade Center | 2 Comments

Rendering of plans for 50 West plaza across from Rector Place

July 21, 2016- The WSJ ran an infomercial disguised as news promoting the 50 West Plaza. They called it an “Urban Sanctuary”.

Posted in - Real estate, -- In the News, Battery Park City and BPCA, Financial District | 3 Comments

Letters of appreciation

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

Posted in - Real estate, New Albany, Photography | 6 Comments

Former jewel of NYC parks, BPC Parks are now neglected beds of weeds

Update June 19, 2016- We added some “Before” photos at the bottom.

Posted in - Politics, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Crime, Decline of our parks, Parks | 1 Comment

BPCA flagrantly ignores FOIL, again

July 18, 2016- by Steven E. Greer Eight months ago, in December of 2015, anticipating that Brookfield would take over the public

Posted in - Brookfield Place, - Community Board 1, - Downtown oversight, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Crime | 1 Comment

More beach fun under the sun

June 25, 2016- These photos were taken at Tod’s Point in Old Greenwich.

Posted in - Real estate, Events and Activities, Gardening, Outdoor events, Parks, Photography, Sailing/Yachting, Sports and fitness | Leave a comment

Manhattan renters say “No way” to rent hikes and move

July 7, 2016- Count me among these, “Manhattan renters left their apartments in search of better deals last month,

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Another blasphemy to the memory of those killed on 9/11

July 13, 2016- Gothamist reports: You’ve bought the 9/11 Cheese Plate and the 9/11 ‘Darkness’ Hoodie, you’ve

Posted in - Real estate, -- In the News, World Trade Center | 1 Comment

Poor Bill Ackman loses hundreds of millions more today

July 15, 2016- It is hard to feel sorry for an arrogant Botox-faced billionaire who did little to earn his wealth,

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WTC PATH station closes

July 14, 2016- The geniuses at the Port Authority have shut down the easy-access PATH station

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Canadian conglomerate Brookfield Property makes flagrant land grab of public park space

July 8, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Why did the BPCA and Brookfield Property want to stop bike riders from going past the marina

Posted in - Brookfield Place, - Downtown oversight, - Politics, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Gripes, Op-Ed, Sailing/Yachting, Wall Street | Leave a comment

Where once there stood a strip club….

July 8, 2016- Where once there stood a strip club, Pussycat lounge, now stands an erect pencil tower.

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New trees on Vesey Street live after all

Update July 8, 2016- I am happy to be wrong here. The locust trees have lived through the

Posted in - Brookfield Place, - City government, - Real estate, Battery Park City and BPCA, Decline of our parks, Parks, Wall Street | Leave a comment

Brookfield Place takes over the marina esplanade, banning cyclists

July 1, 2016- The upper deck esplanade that surrounds the North Cove Marina has been taken away from your use,

Posted in - Brookfield Place, - Community Board 1, - Downtown oversight, - NYPD First Precinct, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Gripes | 10 Comments

Cornell Medical School moves to relocate offices Downtown

July 5, 2016- Lower Manhattan has been in need of a quality hospital for decades. The New York Downtown

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Exclusive: West Thames Bridge will now cost $45 Million and counting

June 30, 2016- by Steven E. Greer Without an ounce of this being mentioned during BPCA board meetings, the cost of the already-too-expensive

Posted in - City government, - Downtown oversight, - Federal government, - Politics, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Gripes | 1 Comment