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Amazon cancels plans to build headquarters in Long Island City, Queens

New York, NY According to media sources, Amazon has decided to not move forward with its plans to build a headquarters in Long Island City. Full Amazon Statement: "After much thought and deliberation, we've decided not to move forward with our plans to…"

Buffalo investors: Commercial real estate tech is key to dealmaking in Opportunity Zones - by Richard Sarkis

Talk of Opportunity Zones (OZs) is omnipresent throughout the commercial real estate community, especially in Upstate New York. The federal program, which was officially launched in 2017, encourages economic development in…

Upstate NY Appraisal Institute to offer seven seminars for CE credit

Rochester, NY The Upstate New York Chapter of the Appraisal Institute will have an active education calendar for real estate appraisers again in 2019 for continuing education(CE) with seven seminars.

Zach formerly of EPIC sells UES development site for $23 million

Manhattan, NY Shay Zach, formerly of EPIC Commercial Realty, (and now with Gaia Property Group), has sold a residential development site in the Upper East Side for $23 million. The site, located at 331-337 East 82nd St., is comprised of four vacant residential buildings. 

Thru the Lens: Hudson Gateway Realtor Foundation presents $3,000 to Drug Crisis in Our Backyard

White Plains, NY The Hudson Gateway Realtor Foundation, the charitable arm of the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors, presented a check for $3,000 to Drug Crisis in Our Backyard, based in Carmel but serving the Hudson Valley.

SWBR celebrates 50th anniversary

Rochester, NY SWBR, a multidisciplinary, award-winning design firm, is celebrating 50 years in business and a long tradition of design excellence. 

Executive of the Month: Boddewyn leads BGA, assuring all clients receive the best results through innovation and teamwork

New York, NY The New York Real Estate Journal recently sat down with Michele Boddewyn, AIA, president of Boddewyn Gaynor Architects for a question and answer session.

Madison Int’l. Realty partners with Oonee for cycle parking/service pods

New York, NY Oonee has partnered with Madison International Realty to bring its cycle parking and service pods to Madison properties Atlanti...

Thru the Lens: Cooper Horowitz celebrates 54th Annual Holiday Party

Manhattan, NY Cooper Horowitz celebrated their 54th Annual Holiday Party at STK Midtown located in the Grace Building. Over 1,000 borrowers and lenders in the real estate industry located throughout the U.S. attended the event.

Thru the Lens: Avison Young hosts panel discussion, "Amazon Effect"

New York, NY Avison Young’s local office hosted a special panel discussion on the “Amazon Effect” at the firm’s State of the Market Breakfast held on Thursday, January 17th.