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Governor Cuomo and NYNJPA launch RFP for JKF Airport redevelopment

strong>Queens, NY Governor Andrew Cuomo launched a request for proposals to solicit bids to provide expert professional construction management for the John F. Kennedy International Airport Redevelopment Program on an “as-needed” basis. The RFP, released by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey...

Thor Equities launches Thor Sciences; focusing on the life sciences sector

New York, NY Thor Equities, a global leader in urban real estate development, leasing and management, has launched Thor Sciences, a division specializing in the life sciences sector. This comes on the heels of Thor’s $152 million acquisition of The Center of Excellence, a 784,000 s/f campus...

Building owners beware: Failure to comply with NYC emission standard could lead to hefty fines - by Golden, Phillipou and Atzrott

In April 2019, the NYC Council approved a “Green New Deal” to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. The regulations created an Office of Building Energy and Emission Performance (the office) within the Department of Buildings along with laws requiring certain buildings (the covered buildings) to comply with emission ceilings (the emission ceiling.)

How two acquisitions and $470 million in cash altered control over NYC property management software landscape - by Derrick Chou

Over the last couple of years, Realpage (NSDQ: RP), a publicly traded provider of property management software solutions, acquired On-Site, an online leasing and marketing platform for $250 million in cash (2017) and then Clickpay, an online electronic payments platform for $218 million in cash (2018). Acquiring the two companies has vaulted

PWC-NY to hold annual member meeting and committee sign-up; On October 23rd at the Teknion Showroom

New York, NY Over the past four years, Professional Women in Construction has seen significant growth in an active and passionate membership. To engage the members, the organization has four active committees, and members are invited to enroll on a committee once a year at the annual member meeting.

ACEC New York’s staff promotions and new hire; O’Grady named senior vice president

Albany, NY ACEC New York has promoted the following team members: Hannah O’Grady has been promoted to senior vice president. She will take on additional strategic planning initiatives in this role.

IREM NYC attends Yankees vs. Red Sox baseball game August 2nd; Chapter to hold sporting Clays Fundraiser on October 14th

New York, NY IREM NYC held its Annual Baseball Game event on August 2nd. Chapter members and friends had a fun outing to the biggest and best rivalry in baseball – the New York Yankees vs. the Boston Red Sox! REM NYC will hold a Sporting Clays Fundraiser – Benfitting You Gotta Believe...

BOMA New York highlights Emergency Preparedness Month; Discusses Best Practices with Trimboli of RXR Realty

New York, NY BOMA New York represents the commercial real estate industry throughout the five boroughs, 400 million s/f of office space, including some of the world’s most prestigious properties. These buildings, both old and new, were designed for commerce and access.

Executive of the Month: Wolf, president of Wolf Construction – Leads firm by building the next 100 years

New York, NY Wolf Construction Corporation is one of New York City’s youngest and most recognizable construction firms/family names in the industry. Gregory Wolf, a 4th generation owner and great grandson of Alexander Wolf leads the firm by building the next 100 years.

ULI Greenprint Center for Building Performance releases whitepaper and toolkit

Washington, DC The Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance has released a new whitepaper and toolkit on embedding sustainability into real estate transactions. The Greenprint Center is a worldwide alliance of leading real estate owners, investors, and strategic...