New York City

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    Former Jehovah’s Witness Buildings Gets Modern Makeover

    (BROOKLYN, NEW YORK)— The legendary and even ominous “Watchtower” building that has housed the world headquarters for Jehovah’s witnesses since the 1960s has recently been converted to a modern, airy commercial property with office, retail and hospitality space for rent. Now, The Brooklyn Daily Eagle reports, the complex will soon […]

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    COVID Slows Real Estate Market During Peak Season

    (NEW YORK, NEW YORK)— Agents are seeing home sales fall as panicked buyers back out of deals and sellers hesitate to invite strangers into their home for showings, The Wall Street Journal reports. The virus strikes the city at a particularly unfortunate time, halting home sales at the time when […]

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    Lenox Terrace Rezoning Proposal Rejected

    (NEW YORK, NEW YORK)— In the battle over the rezoning of Lenox Terrace, a City Council subcommittee rejected the Olnick Organization’s proposal last week and now again the City Council Land Use Committee has vetoed the proposal unanimously, Patch reports. As we reported a few weeks ago, Olnick had threatened that if […]