Long Island

Stony Brook Real Estate Institute to host free virtual symposium Sept. 18th & 25th

Stony Brook, NY The Real Estate Institute at Stony Brook University (REI) will host its annual John Kominicki Symposium through a virtual seminar to be held on consecutive Fridays, September 18th and 25th at 9:30 a.m.

For those hurting before COVID, property tax relief can’t come soon enough - by Brad Cronin and Sean Cronin

J. Crew, JC Penney, Pier 1 Imports, GNC, Brooks Brothers, Lord and Taylor, Gold’s Gym and 24 Hour Fitness are just some of the household names that have filed for bankruptcy since the start of Coronavirus. Some of these companies hope to

The environmental report that lives forever, but shouldn’t - Chuck Merritt

For some reason many in the real estate industry including buyers, sellers and even lending institutions believe an environmental report (and its findings), last forever even though other risk management tools like

Samanea New York signs 9,000 s/f lease with MoCA Asian Bistro

Westbury, NY MoCA, a fine dining Asian fusion restaurant popular throughout the region, will be hosting diners in 2021, at Samanea New York, 1500 Old Country Rd.,

Hunt Corp. Commercial Real Estate Q&A: Commercial real estate designations - by David Hunt

Q: I have noticed the string of initials after your name. What do the initials mean? Should we only work with a real estate professional who has designations? A: While it is not necessary to have these

Forchelli Deegan Terrana attorneys named to Best Lawyers in America lists

Uniondale, NY Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP’s (FDT) managing partner, Jeffrey Forchelli, was selected by his peers for inclusion in the 27th edition of The Best Lawyers in America for Land Use & Zoning Law.

Tuccillo and Klang of Marcus & Millichap complete $2.1m retail sale

Merrick, NY Marcus & Millichap, a leading commercial real estate brokerage firm specializing in investment sales, financing, research and advisory services, completed the sale of 1728 Merrick Rd.,

Commercial Classroom: Websites must be Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant - by Ed Smith

On July 22nd, 2020, the New York State Association of Realtors (NYSAR) issued an advisory: “Realtors Receiving Demand Letters from Law Firm Alleging Websites Do Not Comply with ADA Website Accessibility.” Being most real estate firms and agents have websites; I looked into this further.

Nassau County IDA approves benefits for Carle Place building

Carle Place, NY According to Richard Kessel, chairman of the Nassau County Industrial Development Agency, (IDA) the IDA has approved a package of economic development benefits for the new owner of One Old Country Rd.

Arbor Rlty. Trust appoints Ohana as director, sales

Uniondale, NY Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. appointed David Ohana as director, sales. He is responsible for originating Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHA, SFR portfolios,