Long Island

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,

IREON to offer free webinar “How has the COVID pandemic affected the CRE industry?”

Westbury, NY IREON is offering a free webinar for real estate owners, developers, owners, operators and tenants, “How has the COVID pandemic affected the Commercial real estate industry” in the New York metropolitan region?

CBRE Q2 2020 office market report: LI market holding steady during COVID-19 pandemic

Melville, NY According to CBRE’s Q2 2020 office market report, the Long Island commercial office market remained unchanged quarter-over-quarter, showing strong fundamentals and stability despite an

Janover named among top 200 public accounting firms for 2020 by INSIDE Public Accounting

Garden City, NY Janover LLC, one of the New York region’s leading public accounting firms, has been named as one of the country’s Top 200 Accounting Firms for the 10th consecutive year by

Carswell of Largo Capital arranges $2.4 million permanent financing

Smithtown, NY David Carswell, managing director of Largo Capital’s Manhattan office, arranged permanent financing for an 11,000 s/f single tenant medical office property.

Hackett of Metro Realty Services completes land sale

Central Islip, NY Jeremy Hackett of Metro Realty Services, LLC sold 0.84 acres of land which included buildings totaling 1,371 s/f at 1599 Ferndale Rd. The property sold for for $850,000.

Alisca joins the Real Estate Group at Certilman Balin as an associate

East Meadow, NY Alain Alisca has joined the Real Estate Group at Certilman Balin an associate. Alisca earned his Juris Doctor from St. John’s University School of Law in 2019 where he competed in the Frank Polestino Trial Advocacy Institute during the

Tax certiorari in the Age of COVID-19; Understanding your right to a fair tax assessment - by Richard Cronin

The COVID-19 pandemic abruptly and profoundly turned the world upside down and has largely reshaped our day-to-day experiences, both personally and professionally. Phrases such as “social distancing” and “flatten the curve,” first heard