Category Archives: – Real estate

LeFrak triples rent on the only church in BPC

April 11, 2017- A viewer altered us to the plight of the St. Joseph’s Chapel by the marina. It is the only

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Convicted murderer hired by ferry boat company to sell bogus tickets arrested for shooting in The Battery

Update April 28, 2017- The NYPD caught the shooter. He is a convicted murderer and was one of the people

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Proof that the BPCA is nothing but a way to generate pork project construction jobs for Governor Cuomo’s cronies

March 22, 2017- by Steven E. Greer Recall, many years ago, when BPTV reported on the failed attempt to heat the BPC Parks Conservancy

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Another injury related to WTC Oculus escalators (that cost only $4 Billion)

April 27, 2017- A woman recently fell from the railing of the WTC Oculus escalators and died. Now,  DNAinfo reports, “Two men were injured when a World Trade Center Oculus escalator

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Choza Taqueria in Oculus near WTC Tower 4

April 12, 2017- This nice lunch place is out of the way. You have to walk south toward WTC Tower 4.

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School overcrowding to persist Downtown until 2022 thanks to Mayor de Blasio

Update April 22, 2016- This school has been pushed back by two years. So, the overcrowding problem

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BPCA plans to build boat dock at Wagner Park that could host party boats

March 22, 2017- by Steven E. Greer At the BPCA Town Hall meeting tonight, they gave an extensive presentation of the plans to redesign Wagner

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Photo of the new “Downtown” Nobu

April 12, 2017- My photos

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The BPC pile remediation pork project continues

217April 14, 2017- The “pile remediation” barges are back at it again this year. This has been going on for

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Nobletree Coffee in Oculus

April 12, 2017- This “serious coffee” shop is out of the way. It is not in the main Oculus by the Apple store, but rather

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The Greek orthodox Church on top of Liberty Park

April 12, 2017

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Lobster Press in the WTC mall

April 12, 2017

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Beer Table in the Oculus

April 12, 2017- Next to Nobletree and Choza Taqueria, this craft beer shop is by WTC Tower 4 and Eataly.

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Sauce & Barrel

April 12, 2017- The spot across from the Holiday Inn at Washington and rector Street has yet a new owner/operator.

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1 WTC was built by a mobster

April 13, 2017- The corrupt Port Authority ran the 1 WTC construction project. The Post reports, “A Queens contractor with alleged mob ties admitted Wednesday to

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Updates on the 63-story tower at 50 West Street

Update April 12, 2017

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8 Spruce Gehry has a fake facade

April 12, 2017- I was noticing today that 8 Spruce, the Gehry building, has what appears to be painted

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How does a millionaire like Jeff Galloway enjoy rent-subsidized apartments in Gateway?

(4000 people have read this as of December 10, 2016) Update March 11, 2016- New York State Comptroller DiNapoli is going after wealthy people who

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WSJ reports Brookfield Place up for sale

February 7, 2017- As BPTV has reported for several years, The WSJ featured Brookfield Place as an asset that large real estate companies

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No sex in the champagne room anymore at Remix

Update April 4, 2017- There is literally no sex in the campaign room at Remix anymore, folks. The SLA revoked

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