Long Island - July 15-28, 2014

Cohen of Ashlind Properties brokers two sales totaling $6.324 million and five leases totaling 119,237 s/f
Richard Cohen of Ashlind Properties (www.ashlindproperties.com) has brokered two sales totaling $6.324 million and five leases totaling 119,237 s/f. The deals include: * The $3.75 million ...

Hartman of Pliskin Realty & Development handles four leases - 7,700 s/f
Marvin Hartman, executive vice president at Pliskin Realty & Development, has brokered four leases totaling 7,700 s/f. The deals include the following: * A 15-year, 3,500 ...

Marcus, Oliver and Brodsky of NGKF represent owner, Bert E. Brodsky & Associates, in 17,500 s/f lease
Kellytoy USA, Inc. has leased 17,500 s/f at 300 Michael Dr. Kellytoy was represented by Gerard Krush of Real Estate Strategies. Dan Marcus, Daniel Oliver ...

Navarro of Breslin Realty arranges $2.5 million sale
According to Wilbur Breslin, president of Breslin Realty Development Corp., the Burton & Doyle Steakhouse located at 611 Northern Blvd. has been sold for $2.5 ...

Monthly Q&A with Hunt of Hunt Corp. - Hiring a Tenant/Buyer Broker
Q: A real estate broker wants to represent our company exclusively, but we are nervous that we may not see all of the available properties ...

Ruiz of JLL reps TRITEC in 14,071 s/f lease at 100 Motor Parkway; Daggett of Mohr Partners reps Tenant, VHB
According to TRITEC Real Estate Co., Inc., VHB has signed a long-term lease for 14,071 s/f on the 3rd floor of 100 Motor Pwy. VHB ...

Triumph Structures Long Island achieves LEED Silver certification; Assisted by The Cotocon Group
Triumph Structures Long Island has been awarded LEED Silver certification. The LEED rating system, developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is the foremost ...

Rechler of RXR Realty addresses LIREG members at networking breakfast; Attended by 150 professionals
Scott Rechler, chairman and chief executive officer of RXR Realty LLC, told members of the Long Island Real Estate Group (LIREG) that Long Island must ...

Are you LinkedIn? The Facebook of the business world
The best way to conduct business is face to face! Despite technology advances and social networking, that part of business has not changed. What has ...

Brown & Altman, LLP relocates to larger 7,427 s/f office; Lease brokered by LaRuffa of NAI Long Island
The real estate law firm, Brown & Altman, LLP, has relocated its offices, almost tripling its space, to provide a new home for its growing ...

Life insurance and the real estate owner: Why most are candidates for IRC Section 6166 tax deferrals
Why are most real estate owners' prime candidates for Internal Revenue Code (IRC) Section 6166 deferral of their estate taxes? Most successful real estate owners ...

Executive of the Month: Asselta, co-head of construction law department at Forchelli, Curto, Deegan, Schwartz, Mineo & Terrana, LLP
The New York Real Estate Journal recently sat down with Joseph Asselta, co-head of the construction law department at Forchelli, Curto, Deegan, Schwartz, Mineo & ...

Company of the Month: Roland's Electric's solar and LED upgrade lowers electricity bills by over 70% at corporate headquarters
According to Stephen Cadieux, president of Roland's Electric, Inc., the contractor has presented hard data that shows how they slashed their own existing commercial building's ...

What does it mean to "bundle" my insurance policies and why should I?
Bundling insurance policies simply means buying multiple types of insurance - such as car, motorcycle, boat, home and business, from a single carrier for just ...

Scheiner of H2M wins Vision Long Island Smart Growth Award
On June 13, Robert Scheiner of H2M architects + engineers was presented with the Regional Leadership Award by Vision Long Island. Scheiner accepted the award ...

Nuzzi appointed vice president of Advantage Title
The Advantage Group has appointed Christopher Nuzzi as vice president of Advantage Title to lead client services in the five towns of Long Island's East ...

Our Gold Coast - A deeper look into the 16-mile stretch of land immortalized by F. Scott Fitzgerald
If you're a Long Islander, chances are you've heard of "the Gold Coast." But how much do you actually know about our Gold Coast besides ...

Burman of Engel Burman honored by Ernst & Young
Jan Burman, president of Engel Burman, has been named "The 2014 Ernst & Young Family Business Industry Entrepreneur of the Year for the New York ...

Koenigsberg of American Investment Properties brokers $1.54 million sale; O'Kane Realty assists; Secured a 1031 buyer
The retail property, located at 312-314 Sunrise Hwy., consists of two retail stores and 4,000 s/f. There was a challenge in selling this building - ...

Browne of Sahn Ward reps property owner in special use permit case
Christian Browne, a partner with Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker, PLLC, represented a commercial property owner in an Article 78 proceeding in NYS supreme court ...

Hunt Construction contracted to update 1175 Walt Whitman Road
Hunt Construction has been contracted to update the exterior of the building at 1175 Walt Whitman Rd., by EGC Group. Hunt will act as general ...

Fiedler of YUM Brand speaks at LICN's June 24th monthly meeting
The regular monthly meeting of the Long Island Commercial Network (LICN) took place at 8 a.m. at the On Parade Diner on June 24th. The meeting ...

Meet the LICN Member - Dank
Richard Dank is a licensed public insurance adjuster, representing all named insured's in the event of property damage. They do not represent the insurance companies; ...

LICA honors Fazio of LIMBA with "Partners Award"
The Long Island Contractors' Association, Inc. (LICA) held their annual dinner on June 12th. The event was held at the Venetian Yacht Club. Ernest Fazio, chairman ...

NYREJ's Wolf named a charter member of 100 Women Who Care
Kristine Wolf, publishing director of the New York Real Estate Journal (NYREJ), is a charter member of 100 Women Who Care about Long Island and ...

07-30-2014 - BOMA Long Island's upcoming events
BOMA Long Island will hold the following upcoming events between July and December of this year: * Wednesday, July 30th: BOMA LI will hold a Summer ...

New report: Building pros are prioritizing human health
Building industry professionals and owners are placing increasing attention on health in design and construction plans according to a new SmartMarket report by McGraw Hill ...

Genesis Real Estate brokers three leases - 25,000 s/f
According to Christopher Nicholson, managing member of Genesis Real Estate Advisors, Inc., the market has changed and there are new signs of activity with leases ...

Zere Real Estate Services hold fundraiser for NYS senator Zeldin
The Zere family (Zere Real Estate Services) hosted a fundraiser for New York State senator Lee Zeldin, who is running for the first congressional district ...

TRITEC names a street after Sloane of Certilman Balin at New Village at Patchogue
TRITEC Development Group held its grand opening of The New Village at Patchogue, a mixed-use residential development consisting of a 300-unit apartment complex, 50,000 s/f ...

Verneuille of Empire National Bank appointed to executive board of NYSSCPA
Empire National Bank's CFO Janet Verneuille has been appointed to the executive board of the Suffolk County chapter of the New York State Society of ...

Pliskin hires Bimba as an assistant property manager
Pliskin Realty & Development has appointed Charles Bimba as assistant property manager. He will oversee a range of property management functions from rent billing and ...

Fagen of Sabre Real Estate arranges 30,473 s/f lease
Sabre Real Estate Group LLC has arranged a lease in East Islip on behalf of independent supermarket operator Pat's Meat Farms Inc. Pat's leased the ...

Hoffner joins Racanelli as a project manager
According to Racanelli Construction Company, Inc., Richard Hoffner has joined the firm as a project manager. In this role, he will apply extensive experience and ...

Hunt of Hunt Corp. receives 2014 District Award of Merit
Hunt Corporate Services, Inc.'s David Hunt was presented with the 2014 District Award of Merit by Suffolk County Council, Boy Scouts of America, at its ...

Sandler joins Brown & Altman as a junior associate
Chase Sandler has joined the law firm Brown & Altman, LLP as a junior associate and will be practicing in the areas of land use ...

Katsigiannis and Tsimis join Certilman Balin
Despina Katsigiannis (Whitestone) has joined the commercial lending practice and James Tsimis has joined the real estate group as associates at Certilman Balin. Prior to joining ...

The Long Island Tomorrow's Hope Foundation holds Stars For Students Scholarship Gala
Business leaders attended the Long Island Tomorrow's Hope Foundation - Stars For Students Scholarship Gala. The mission of Tomorrow's hope Foundation is to ensure the ...

Batista of Sabre Real Estate Group arrange 2,403 s/f lease to Moe's Southwest Grill
Sabre Real Estate Group LLC, the metropolitan area's leading independent retail brokerage, has arranged a lease for Moe's Southwest Grill. Moe's Southwest Grill, which serves fresh ...

Nassau IDA approves economic development compact for new Hilton Garden Inn
According to Nassau County executive Edward Mangano, the Nassau County Industrial Development Agency has approved an economic development compact that paves the way for a ...

Sidney B. Bowne & Son revitalizes Tully Park Physical Activity Center and Natatorium
Sidney B. Bowne & Son has rehabbed the Natatorium at Michael J. Tully Park Physical Activities Center. Whatever the season, Long Island municipalities are committed to ...

H2M employees volunteer in Habitat for Humanity of Nassau's Group Build Day
On Saturday, June 21st, employees of Melville-based design and consulting firm H2M architects + engineers participated in Habitat for Humanity of Nassau's Group Build program. A ...

Hunt of Hunt Corp. named a 2013 CoStar Power Broker
According to Hunt Corporate Services, Inc., David Hunt, president of the company, has been named a 2013 CoStar Power Broker, by CoStar Group, Inc. This ...

Sandler of Farrell Fritz appointed treasurer of the Farmington College Foundation's executive committee
According to Farrell Fritz, real estate partner Robert Sandler has been appointed to the Farmingdale College Foundation's executive committee. He will serve as treasurer. Sandler ...

Cheng joins H2M as a project architect
Pansy Cheng, R.A., LEED AP has joined the staff of H2M architects + engineers as a project architect, primarily focusing on library design. Cheng joins ...

Empire National Bank supports East End Arts' Teeny Awards
Empire National Bank was a sponsor of East End Arts' recent Teeny Awards. Fashioned after Broadway's Tony Awards, this annual ceremony celebrates excellence in ...

First Nationwide Title Agency cyclist team help raise $400,000 in Long Island Tour de Cure
A team of eight cyclists from First Nationwide Title Agency rode in this year's Long Island's Tour de Cure event on Saturday, June 7th, contributing ...

Kelleher of H2M receives NYSSPE Suffolk Chapter Engineer of the Year award
The Suffolk Chapter of the New York State Society of Professional Engineers (NYSSPE) has recognized Dennis Kelleher, P.E. of H2M architects + engineers as the ...

The Albanese Organization selects Sabre Real Estate Group as leasing agent for retail portion of $500 million Wyandanch Village project
The Albanese Organization, the master developer of Wyandanch Village, a 40-acre, $500 million sustainable, mixed income, transit-oriented community in Suffolk County, has selected Garden City-based ...

The Albanese Organization selects Sabre Real Estate Group as leasing agent for retail portion of $500 million Wyandanch Village project
The Albanese Organization, the master developer of Wyandanch Village, a 40-acre, $500 million sustainable, mixed income, transit-oriented community in Suffolk County, has selected Garden City-based ...

The Albanese Organization selects Sabre Real Estate Group as leasing agent for retail portion of $500 million Wyandanch Village project
The Albanese Organization, the master developer of Wyandanch Village, a 40-acre, $500 million sustainable, mixed income, transit-oriented community in Suffolk County, has selected Garden City-based ...