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New York City tenant protection plans: Four must-know requirements - by Peter Simon

The past year has seen some significant changes to NYC Tenant Protection Plan requirements.  Some of the changes include NYC Local Law 154 of 2017 (known to some as The Tenant Bill of Rights), additional New York City (NYC) Department of Buildings (DOB) start work notification requirements, additional provisions for DOB...

Time for a property condition assessment: Conduct a “checkup” every 3-5 years - by Jessica Vail

As buildings age they become more inefficient, which can mean unnecessary, out of pocket expenditures every month; whether it is paying higher utility bills or constantly paying to repair outdated and failing equipment such as boilers and chillers. Having a property condition assessment performed by a professional...

PWC New York elects four new board of directors members: Bates, Baptiste, Freeman and O’Dwyer

New York, NY On October 23rd, Professional Women in Construction New York (PWC) held its annual member meeting at Teknion Showroom. This meeting is held annually to update members, to network, and for members to enroll in the organizations committees. Leading up to the meeting...

ACEC New York continues to support ACE Mentor Program

Albany, NY Each year since 2011, the American Council of Engineering Companies of New York (ACEC New York) has provided a high school student participating in the ACE Mentor Program of Greater New York with a $3,000 legacy scholarship to be used towards pursuing a degree in Engineering...

IREM to honor Pinsky of RXR with Real Estate Person of the Year

New York, NY According to the Greater New York chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), Seth Pinsky, an executive vice president at RXR Realty, will be the recipient of their Real Estate Person of the Year Award. insky leads RXR's investment efforts in emerging opportunities...

BOMA New York – Today and looking forward - by Hani Salama

As we prepare for the Annual Leadership Breakfast – where we will confirm the incoming board of directors for BOMA New York – I look back at the association that has helped shape my career and look forward to many more years of innovation, education and collaboration with our growing membership.

Cord Meyer Development Company appoints
Whalen as its new president and CEO

Queens, NY Matthew Whalen, who most recently served as senior vice president of development at AvalonBay Communities Inc., has been named president and CEO of Cord Meyer Development Co., one of the oldest and largest developers in the New York metropolitan area.

Simone Development and Montefiore Health System break ground on 115,000 s/f pediatric facility

Harrison, NY Executives of Simone Development Cos. and Montefiore Health System joined with officials from the town and Westchester County to break ground on a development that will change the way pediatric specialty care is...

Covenant House breaks ground on $128 million 80,000 s/f facility; Project team includes: Denham Wolf, FXCollaborative and Levien & Co.

Manhattan, NY For the first time in Covenant House’s 47-year history, the organization has launched a campaign to design and build a new residential facility for the youth overcoming homelessness in New York City.

SL Green Realty tops out One Vanderbilt office tower at 1,401 feet; Project team includes: AECOM Tishman and KPF

Manhattan, NY According to SL Green Realty Corp., its office tower, One Vanderbilt in East Midtown, has topped out at 1,401 ft. With construction managed by AECOM Tishman and design by Kohn Pedersen Fox (KPF) Associates...