New York City

EQ Office leases 17,337 s/f to SMCP Brands at 44 Wall Street

Manhattan, NY According to EQ Office, SMCP Brands signed a new 17,337 s/f lease at 44 Wall St., its 24-story modernized office tower in the Financial District. Under the 10-year lease, the company will move its North American...

What does a qualified intermediary do during a 1031 exchange? What to look for when hiring one? - by Michael Packman

To complete a valid and successful 1031 exchange, investors acquiring taxpayer-owned properties need the services of a qualified intermediary (QI), also known as an “exchange facilitator.” During a 1031 exchange, the individual obtaining an investment or business

Real Property Income & Expense filing – The not so fun spring task on the horizon - by Peter Blond

After discovering my raccoon ravaged garbage pail this morning, it reminded me of another not so fun spring task on the horizon, the legally mandatory Real Property Income & Expense (RPIE). The RPIE is required every year because New York City employs...

Self Storage Association’s Spring Conference: Valet storage industry continues to be a hot topic - by Nick Malagisi

We have returned from the national Self Storage Association Spring Conference and valet storage continues their market penetration. Our SVN Storage Realty self storage team just completed a very successful three days of "meet and greet" with...

How technology has changed and continues to change the commercial real estate industry - by Michael Zysman

Over the past 18 years of my commercial real estate career, I have witnessed technology dramatically change the way our industry does business. Real time market data is available at the press of a button, accounting systems are digitized and transparent,

NYWCC hosts annual State of Women in Business breakfast

New York, NY On March 15th, the New York Women’s Chamber of Commerce (NYWCC) hosted its annual State of Women in Business breakfast at the Faculty House of Columbia University. Subtitled, “It is all about the money!”

Tolman joins Armstrong Teasdale as a partner

Manhattan, NY Armstrong Teasdale has added partner Steven Tolman to the firm’s financial and real estate services practice group. He has 40 years of experience focusing on construction law and litigation in both the public construction and private

Newmark Knight Frank and Cushman & Wakefield Long Island brokers share Most-Ingenious Deal Award from CIBS

Old Bethpage, NY ABLI and CIBS presented the Long Island real industry’s awards on April 10th. The Most Ingenious Deal of the Year Award was shared by brokers with Newmark Knight Frank and Cushman & Wakefield for Haugland Group’s $12 million purchase of 336 South Service Rd.

Nelson of Avison Young New York City
office launches new podcast: The Nelson Report

New York, NY According to the New York City office for Avison Young, The Nelson Report, a new podcast series hosted by head of tri-state investment sales James Nelson, has been launched. Nelson, who has been involved with the sale of over 400 properties and loans surpassing $4 billion ...

Hunt Corp. Q&A: Six essentials in acquiring real estate

Q: We need to expand our office and warehouse and find ourselves back in the real estate market for the first time in 10 years. What are the most important guidelines that you can give us?