Design / Build

Lendlease appoints Sommer new EGM and president

New York, NY Lendlease, a leading international property and investments group, has appointed Steven Sommer to the role of executive general manager (EGM) and president of New York construction.

Marvel pivots into Marvel Architects, Landscape Architects, Urban Designers, PLLC

New York, NY Recognizing that the pressing issues facing contemporary urban centers, communities, and the natural environment can only be solved with bold, collective action, Marvel Architects has transformed its practice into

Rand Engineering: LL 152 gas piping system inspection deadline is approaching

New York, NY According to Rand Engineering & Architecture DPC, the first ever cycle filing window for NYC Local Law 152 of 2016, which requires the inspection of gas piping systems at least once every

Adaptive reuse for commercial real estate - by Charles Witczak

Adaptive reuse refers to the process of reusing an existing building or property for a purpose other than which it was originally built or developed. It is also known as repositioning or conversion. Adaptive reuse is

The Doe Fund honored by National Association of Home Builders for Webster Green residence

Bronx, NY According to The Doe Fund, its Webster Green residence has won the Best in American Living Award from the National Association of Home Builders.

Executive of the Month: Walter Marin of Marin Architects is embarking on building projects with fellow forward thinkers

New York, NY The New York Real Estate Journal (NYREJ) recently sat down with Walter Marin, NCARB, senior principal at Marin Architects, for a question and answer session.

With updates to Enterprise Green Communities criteria, what do you need to know in NYC? - by Pratt, Dhirwani and Grossman

The Enterprise Green Communities certification criteria just updated from the 2015 requirements. Now, the Enterprise Green Communities

Chen of Crystal Windows honored for leadership and community impact

Queens, NY The founder and chairman of national manufacturer Crystal Window & Door Systems, Thomas Chen, was honored by Schneps Media as one of its 2020 Kings of New York. The award recognizes top businessmen, civic

Stagg Group celebrates grand opening of The Marquee in Yonkers

Yonkers, NY Stagg Group CEO/founder Mark Stagg joined with mayor Mike Spano and members of the Yonkers City Council and Yonkers IDA for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of Stagg’s newest

New York Building Congress releases Construction Outlook

New York, NY According to the New York Building Congress’ new report, Construction Outlook 2020-2022, construction spending is estimated to reach $55.5 billion in 2020. This would represent an 8.5% decline