2017 Women in Building Services: Deborah Rashti, EMS Restoration

How do you play your strengths to your advantage in your career? My strengths are the years of experience that I have in the restoration business. There is a lot to learn and there is nothing like hands on learning. I also have been attending industry functions for many years and have developed a strong network of professionals that…

2017 Women in Building Services: Angela Rella, ACC Real Estate Services, Inc. 

What trends are you seeing so far this year? Thankfully, the New York/Long Island economy is doing very well this year. Sales are up! Construction is booming, especially on Long Island. Owners are buying more and can afford to pay for professional property management…

October Spotlight: 2017 Women in Building Services

Norwell, MA The New York Real Estate Journal recently honored women specializing in areas of building services. The October 17th Spotlight e...

2017 Women in Building Services: Jennifer Anna Pazdon, Cast Connex

How have you navigated obstacles to achieve success in your career? I see a lot of potential in the AEC industry, particularly in NYC where progress happens at lightening pace, to become a real positive leader in the future of how our cities operate and how people live. Not only are projects more complex…

New accounting standard to change how leased real estate reported on financial statements - by Paul Becht

A new accounting standard will significantly change the way leased real estate is reported on financial statements.

Commercial property energy conservation measures and combined heat and power technology - by Nancy Colella

Commercial property owners are the true stakeholders toward making a difference to the future propensity of a sustainable lifestyle push on Long Island, for Long Island.

Be prepared for important changes in the Housing Maintenance Code beginning in October - by Peter Goldstein

A number of important changes in the Housing Maintenance Code will be taking place within the next few months, some as early as October 1, 2017. Owners and managers must make the necessary adjustments to avoid violations and penalties if the changes aren’t made.

Overview of the commercial real estate market surrounding the JFK Airport area - by Joann Saul

With virtually no significant vacant space returning, the JFK Airport Market continued to tighten through MY17.

Development in Willets Point neighborhood of Queens stalled because a parking lot is park land - by Rolfe Haas

Willets Point. It’s a relatively small project with only 5,500 planned housing units, a school, a megamall and community facilities on 70 acres, right next the CitiField, the Mets Stadium.

Real estate strategies for retail businesses in a changing world: Leases vs. license - by Bernie Kennedy

What will be the likely effect of this most recent threat to traditional retail stores, and how are retailers to respond?