10:34:26 | 2012-05-28

Happy Memorial Day! Let’s get down to business.

  1. Mayor Michael Bloomberg is now the owner of 11 properties, thanks to two major real estate purchases he made in 2011. [Capital New York]
  2. For Tech Start-Ups, New York Has Increasing Allure [NYT]
  3. Mount Sinai Inks 75,000 SF Lease in Downtown Brooklyn [Globe St.]
  4. NYC rental market is tough for smokers [Newsday]
  5. Manhattan resident wins ‘counter’ argument [NY Daily News]
  6. Columnist George Will Bashes Donald Trump [Examiner]
  7. Everett Ortner, Leader in Brooklyn Brownstones’ Revival, Dies at 92 [NYT]
  8. Barrocas keeps his cool on real estate rollercoaster [REW]
  9. Greenest Block in Brooklyn – Let’s Do it Again! [Patch]
  10. Manhattan’s New High Line Park a Cut Above [Sacramento Bee]
  11. Flushing Key Food gets new lease [Queens Courrier]
  12. Ironworkers bend on wages [Crains]
  13. Mortgage Executive Sells 15 Central Park West Condo For $23.3 Million, Twice What He Paid [IB Times]
  14. Hope and Frustration in New U.S. Effort to Help Homeowners [NYT]
  15. Would-Be NYC Condo Owners Head To Ch. 11 [Law 360]

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