Upstate New York

Environmental concerns and their influences on contaminated properties - by John Rynne

There is an analogy between contaminated properties and used cars. For the last 50 years contaminated properties have been a significant issue for the real estate industry. Before that time, there was less due diligence in purchasing, selling, lending, using or developing contaminated properties. The issue wasn’t talked about and…

Empire State Development holds groundbreaking for Lake Tunnel Solar Village Project

Geneva, NY Empire State Development (ESD) held a groundbreaking for one of the most technologically advanced housing developments in the nor...

Baldwin Real Estate Development breaks ground on $19 million CreekView Apartments

Canandaigua, NY Baldwin Real Estate Development Corp., a Rochester-based DiMarco Group company, has broken ground on an apartment community ...

Schiller of C&W/Pyramid Brokerage represents Hein Foundation in $750,000 sale; Alpern of J R Militello Realty acts for seller, Pow Cow Realty

Buffalo, NY According to Cushman & Wakefield/Pyramid Brokerage Co., The William and Diane Hein Foundation has purchased 852 Kensington A...

CBRE | Syracuse closes $775,000 in sales, secures 6 leases totaling 34,717 s/f

Syracuse, NY According to Michael Finn, managing partner of CBRE | Syracuse, the firm has completed the following deals: • Larry Van...

Passero Associates named to “Best Firms to Work For” list by Zweig

Rochester, NY The Zweig Group has named Passero Associates (PA) a “Best Firm to Work For” for the 4th consecutive year. PA came ...

Dunne, Gavin and Langer of CBRE’s National Retail Partners handle sale of 253,124 s/f Walden Consumer Square, Cheektowaga

Cheektowaga, NY CBRE has completed the sale of the 253,124 s/f Walden Consumer Square. Jeffrey Dunne, David Gavin and Travis Langer of CB...

SWBR names Fernaays and Purdy to Board of Directors

Rochester, NY SWBR announces the addition of Steven Fernaays, AIA, and Kristin Purdy, AIA, to its Board of Directors. SWBR’s board inc...

Message from the NYSCAR president: Our Annual Conference was a great success! - by Guy Blake

The 17th Annual New York State Commercial Real Estate Conference, held at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona June 4th through June 6th, was enjoyed by practitioners from New York State and beyond!

Overview of the 2018 Buffalo apartment market - by Brian Heine

Multifamily sales totaled $117 million in the Buffalo area market in 2017 again exceeding the $100 million dollar level achieved in each of the last five years. Local management companies remain…