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L&L Holding Company celebrates completion of 688,000 s/f 425 Park Ave. office tower - designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architect Lord Norman Foster

New York, NY L&L Holding Company, with Pritzker Prize-winning architect Lord Norman Foster and its project partners, gathered to celebrate the grand opening of 425 Park Ave. in Manhattan’s Plaza District. Developed by L&L Holding along with its co-equity partner and co-developer Tokyu Land Corp. and co-managing partner Bentall -GreenOak, 425 Park is one of the first full-block office developments to be completed on Park Ave. in half a century.

Rose Assocs. and BedRock R.E. receive approval for 15.45 acre site

Port Chester, NY Rose Associates and BedRock Real Estate Partners received final site plan approval from the village to develop a 15.45-acre site that has been unused for almost 20 years. The property at 406 Boston Post Rd., once home to United Hospital, will be completely redeveloped into a mixed-use community

SCS unveils new facility at TF Cornerstone’s 52-41 Center Blvd.

New York, NY Sunnyside Community Services (SCS) has unveiled a new facility in Long Island City that will allow the organization to expand its Queens footprint. The 7,713 s/f space will house the organization’s Home Health Aide Training Program, caregiver services, and a portion of its staff offices. The site will also be used to host community events, concerts, support groups, and meetings

Arch Cos. takes over portfolios of apartment development sites

New York, NY Arch Companies has closed a portfolio of three luxury apartment development projects in the Bushwick, Brooklyn market. The portfolio totals 61 units and is located at 435 Central Ave., 1010 Bushwick Ave. and 1351 Dekalb Ave.

How technology is transforming the restoration industry - by Ron Fanish

The restoration industry is an age-old trade—there’s been a need for it as long as humans have been building structures. That said, the technology that drives the industry is never stagnant.

Simple ways to future-proof your property management business - by Chris Ulep

When the word recession gets thrown around, you may worry about your financial security. The economy goes through cycles, and while these cycles are often unpredictable, the threat of recession looms heavily on your ability to plan ahead. Thanks to some much-needed cloud-based services, a few simple moves can go a long way toward future-proofing your property management business.

Environmental justice, social movement or new buzzword? - Lee Wasserman

While the term ‘environmental justice’ (EJ) recently picked up momentum, the origins of the movement date back all the way to pre-1980s America. The organized EJ movement was sparked in 1982 when a small, economically disadvantaged community was chosen to host a landfill that was being created to dump PCB-contaminated soil.

Regan retires after four decades at Syska Hennessy Group

New York, NY James Regan, senior principal and leader of the Eastern region of Syska Hennessy Group, is retiring from the firm after a 40-year tenure. As leader of the Eastern region, Regan managed more than 250 professionals in nine offices along the East Coast. Under his supervision, the firm completed many award-winning projects

SL Green and Caesars Entertainment pursue NY Gaming license

New York, NY SL Green Realty Corp. and Caesars Entertainment formed a partnership to redevelop 1515 Broadway as an entertainment and gaming destination in Times Sq. Caesars Palace Times Sq. will not only provide billions in tax revenue to New York City and state, it will also accelerate New York’s economic recovery

Cappelli Organization celebrates grand opening of 3THIRTY3

New Rochelle, NY City and county officials joined with Cappelli Organization on October 20 to celebrate the grand opening of 3THIRTY3, a 28-story tower featuring 285 luxury apartments with amenities plus indoor and outdoor recreational spaces. Located at 333 Huguenot St. in the downtown area, 3THIRTY3 is setting a new standard for luxury living.