Long Island - February 24-9, 2015

Efraimov and Palmese of Cushman & Wakefield broker $1.8 million sale; For 22,479 s/f mixed-use building located in Hempstead
A mixed-use building at 82-84 Main St., located on the corner of Main St. and Nichols Court, was sold in an all-cash transaction valued at ...

Zere of Zere Real Estate handles 98,200 s/f in deals in 4Q 2014
2014 proved to be an active year in commercial leasing for Michael Zere, executive VP of Zere Real Estate Services. The final quarter of the ...

Premier Commercial Real Estate arranges four leases: 23,155 s/f total
Premier Commercial Real Estate (www.pcrellc.com) has completed four leases totaling 23,155 s/f. In the first deal, Jeffrey Jurick, director, and Jeff Schwartzberg, managing principal at Premier ...

Monthly Q&A with Hunt of Hunt Corp. - Relocating Your Company - Getting Started
Q: Senior management has finally agreed - we need to move to larger quarters. Where do we start? A: The place to start is planning. ...

Trias of Rechler negotiates 11,258 s/f lease expansion at 80 Arkay Drive; To Gemini Fund Services at the class A office property
According to Mitchell and Gregg Rechler, partners of Rechler Equity Partners, one of the largest owners of commercial real estate on Long Island, the company ...

American Investment Properties brokers $630,000 sale
American Investment Properties has completed the sale of a multifamily property located at 56-60 Morrell St. The subject sold for $630,000. "We were able to secure ...

Gorjian of Namdar Realty completes disposition of 190,000 s/f shopping center
Joel Gorjian led Namdar Realty Group in the disposition of Huntington Plaza, a 190,000 s/f shopping center. Tenancy includes Aaron's, Hibbett's, JCPenney, Dollar General, Big ...

O'Connor of NGKF arranges $8 million 1031 exchange sale for Reliance; Assisted by Gazzola, Tabone, Berfas, Fallon and Polito
Newmark Grubb Knight Frank (NGKF) has arranged the simultaneous sale and purchase of two high-end, flex industrial buildings as part of a 1031 tax-free exchange. Telecom ...

Certilman Balin retired partner Balin dies at 86
Hebert Balin, retired partner of Certilman Balin Adler & Hyman, LLP, who practiced law for six decades and was one of the first attorneys to ...

Provision on assignment—A critical part of any commercial lease negotiation
In commercial lease negotiations, few subjects besides principal economic issues are more important, or get more attention, than the provision on assignment. From the landlord's ...

Delisle of Island Associates represents buyer in sale of 6,339 s/f retail property
Roger Delisle Jr. CCIM, managing director of Island Associates Real Estate, represented QuickChek in the purchase of a former 6,339 s/f restaurant property located at ...

Gottlieb and Lembeck of Schuckman Realty broker $27.8 million sale; Rep buyer and seller of the 95,000 s/f shopping center
Schuckman Realty has completed the sale of the Deer Park Commons Shopping Center, a 95,000 s/f shopping center. The property sold for $27.8 million. The ...

Ripco completes three retail leases: 38,500 s/f
Ripco Real Estate has completed three leases totaling 38,500 s/f. In the first deal, Brian Schuster of Ripco represented LA Fitness in the lease of a ...

Jawdat of NYCRE brokers $1.7 million sale of 13,350 s/f industrial shopping center
Jack Jawdat, president of New York Commercial Real Estate (NYCRE), a premier commercial, industrial, retail and multifamily real estate brokerage and property management firm, recently ...

Wierzbicki of Pliskin arranges 6,000 s/f lease for Karko Suit
Pliskin Realty & Development sales associate Christopher Wierzbicki has brokered a 6,000 s/f 10-year lease for Karko Suit formerly located at 247 Voice Rd. to ...

Property of the Month: BBS Architects, Stalco Construction, SCC, and PW Grosser complete $14.1m school project
Executive director and principal Raymond Ankrum, Sr. ABD, political and community leaders, and representatives of the design and construction team of BBS Architects, Landscape Architects ...

Professional Profile: William Correa, 2015
Name: William Correa Title: Real Estate Manager Company: Cablevision Lightpath Location: 200 Jericho Quadrangle, Jericho, N.Y. Birthplace: Colombia, South America Education: Business Administration at Briarcliffe College First job outside of ...

Professional Profile: Diane Dorsi, 2015
Name: Diane Dorsi Title: Property Manager Company: We're Associates Location: Jericho, N.Y. Birthplace: Flushing, Queens, N.Y. Education: BA Management, RPA First job outside of real estate: JAD Specialty Co. Inc. - ...

Professional Profile: David Weinberger, 2015
Name: David Weinberger Title: President Company: Weinberger Properties Location: Roslyn Heights, N.Y. Birthplace: Manhasset, N.Y. Education: University of Miami School of Law & Tulane University First job outside of real estate: ...

Professional Profile: Richard Yaffe, 2015
Name: Richard Yaffe Title: Principal Company: Triangle Properties Location: 30 Jericho Executive Plaza, Jericho, N.Y. Birthplace: New York, N.Y. Family: Claire (wife), Levitt and Bebe (children) Education: The University of ...

Tsiolis of Long Island Industrial brokers 38,500 s/f storage space lease; O'Connor of NGKF represents United Baking Co.
Long Island Industrial, which owns and operates a mixed portfolio of commercial properties across Long Island, has completed a new lease with United Baking Co., ...

Schimenti Construction renovates 80,000 s/f AMC Theater
AMC Theaters will still be in operation while Schimenti Construction renovates the ten-theater complex. Begun in October, this first project with AMC was completed in ...

Hunt Corp. completes two leases totaling 41,800 s/f in Plainview; Includes a 40,000 s/f lease renewal arranged by Hunt
Hunt Corporate Services, Inc. has completed two leases totaling 41,800 s/f. In the first deal, Shore Pharmaceutical Providers, Inc. renewed their lease at 55 West Ames ...

Thomaston Building offering tenants complimentary business skills and networking club named 8at8
Nearly 90 years after it was constructed at 8 Bond St. in the downtown area, the Thomaston Building offers something new this year - complimentary ...

CIBS holds "The Landlords of Melville" panel discussion; panel included Weiss of T. Weiss Realty, among others
A foursome of leading developers told a meeting of the Commercial Industrial Brokers Society (CIBS) they are optimistic about the future of the area's office ...

USGCB-LI to launch "Green Scene East"
The U.S. Green Building Council-Long Island (USGBC-LI) chapter has launched "Green Scene East," the monthly membership meetings of the USGBC-LI's East End committee. The committee ...

Atlantic Agency Insurance teams up with Island Harvest; Collects 1,000 pounds of food and $500 cash donation
Atlantic Agency Insurance & Risk Management teamed up with Island Harvest to help those who are less fortunate by participating in their holiday food drive. ...

LIREG holds "Iron Chef" cook-off; Attended by Zere of Zere Real Estate
Long Island Real Estate Group's (LIREG) Women's Division held an "Iron Chef" cook-off at the NYIT de Severskyy Mansion. A cross section of 80 commercial ...

Spolarich of ENB named to board of Maureen's Haven
Empire National Bank's (ENB) chief credit officer/executive vice president Michael Spolarich has been appointed to the board of directors of Maureen's Haven, an organization providing ...

Cushman & Wakefield's Long Island office hires Bass, Madigan, Heck and Avelar
Cushman & Wakefield's Long Island office has hired four new employees: Brian Bass, David Madigan, Tim Heck and Matthew Avelar. Bass, a former marketing agent for ...

Fuoco completes two mergers in Long Island and Miami
Fuoco Group has completed two mergers, both effective January 1st, expanding its current operations in both L.I. and in Miami: * Weisman & Co. - L.I. * ...

RE/MAX of N.Y. ranked #1 in real estate by Entrepreneur Magazine
RE/MAX of New York, Inc., is the #1 name in real estate, holding the top position for a third consecutive year among real estate brands ...

Hibler joins H2M as a senior environmental scientist
Ross Hibler has joined the staff of H2M architects + engineers as a senior environmental scientist, supporting the firm's wastewater division with private sewage treatment ...

Moritt Hock & Hamroff names Greenberg and Kucica of counsel to the law firm
According to the law firm of Moritt Hock & Hamroff, with offices on Long Island and Manhattan, Michelle Greenberg and Dennis Kucica have been named ...

LICN holds annual installation dinner at the Milleridge Inn; Longtime member Smith named director emeritus
LICN held its annual installation dinner at the Milleridge Inn. Ed Smith who has been part of LICN for many years and a great support, ...

03-10-2015 - Burdi and Gordon of Vishnick McGovern Milizio LLP to hold "Avoiding the Pitfalls of Buying Investment Property" program
James Burdi and John Gordon, attorneys at Vishnick McGovern Milizio LLP, will hold an informative program entitled "Avoiding the Pitfalls of Buying Investment Property" on ...