Category Archives: – Real estate

Construction on West Thames Bridge pork project begins

November 21, 2016- This is not a positive development, folks. It is a sign of the ultra corruption that has

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Bloomberg’s 9/11 Memorial is a failure

Update November 20, 2016- The Post reports that the 9/11 Memorial lost $25 Million in its first year.

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Your big brother lives in Tribeca

November 17, 2016- The Post reports, “A massive, heavily fortified skyscraper that has puzzled New

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The Brookfield Place ice rink opens for 2016

November 18, 2016

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The Greek orthodox Church on top of Liberty Park

November 18, 2016- Good progress.

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Shoddy construction of the West Thames cancer turf field

Update November 18, 2016- The fence was finally properly installed.

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CB1’s Ninfa Segarra has the guts to take on Glenn Plaskin, LeFrak, and Gateway

September 28, 2016- A class action was filed against LeFrak’s Gateway plaza back in April of 2014.

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349 unsold Milstein condos to hit market in BPC for $430M

November 4, 2016- The Real Deal blog is reporting what we have previously reported in detail, months ago.

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Several hundred rental apartments in BPC just became listed

June 13, 2016- by Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV previously reported on the lawsuit between Howard Milstein and his real estate

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The Gateway dog sewer has been gentrified

2October 23, 2016- The three-decades-old problem of the Gateway Plaza dog sewer might have been solved by gentrification.

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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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BPCA scraps plans to renovate South End Ave

Update October 28, 2016- The BPCA has backed down and abandoned the plans to fill in the recessed

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So many closed retail storefronts that it looks like 2009 again

February 7, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I was in SoHo again and noticed numerous closed retail storefronts in the heart of the fancy

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More people fled NYC than any other city

September 15, 2016- I am not alone. The Post reports, “Taxpaying New Yorkers are leaving in droves

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Howard Milstein loses control of apartment buildings, rules the Appellate Division

Update July 2, 2016- The Appellate Division modified their decision this week to allow the new

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Images of the new Saks Fifth Avenue in Brookfield Place

October 24, 2016- They did a nice job.

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Glenn Plaskin sued for intimidating plaintiffs in class action filed against LeFrak’s Gateway Plaza

September 27, 2016- A class action was filed against Gateway plaza for breaching the warrant of habitability.

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Sunset Strip gentrified just like Greenwich Village and Williamsburg

October 13, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD I am in Los Angeles before I head to Palm Springs. I noticed right away all of the boarded-up storefronts

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Photos 10-25-2016

October 25, 2016

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Images of the new Le Pain Quotidien at Gateway Plaza

October 23, 2016

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