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Van Hoof joins Willow as president and chief operating officer

New York, NY According to Willow, former Microsoft executive Bert Van Hoof has joined the firm as president and chief operating officer. Prior to joining Willow, Van Hoof led the Smart Spaces and Energy Team, as partner and group product manager, in Azure IoT at Microsoft

Meridian’s Ravvin, Doshi and Mehra sell development site in Greenpoint for $5.8 million

Brooklyn, NY Meridian Capital Group’s David Ravvin, Amit Doshi, and Shallini Mehra closed on the sale of 15 Clay St., a single-story vacant building, and 56 Commercial St., a vacant lot. These two properties comprise a development site in the Greenpoint neighborhood totaling

Executive of the Month: Amanda Kaminsky is helping to secure Lendlease’s leadership in sustainable and healthy construction

New York, NY The New York Real Estate Journal (NYREJ) sat down for a question-and-answer session with Amanda Kaminsky, director, sustainable construction – Americas at global real estate firm Lendlease and this month’s Design/Build Executive of the Month.

Breaking Ground appoints D’Amico of Urban Atelier Group to board of directors

New York, NY Breaking Ground, has appointed Andrew D’Amico to its board of directors. D’Amico is founding president and CEO of Urban Atelier Group (UAG), a boutique construction management firm. UAG’s culture is rooted in the ethos of an atelier, viewing itself as a creative

Lidl US opens new store at Mayfair Shopping Center - managed by LMC

Commack, NY Lidl US has celebrated its grand opening at Mayfair Shopping Center. Repeatedly recognized for its shopping experience, with multiple rankings among the top U.S. grocers, Lidl joins a diverse mix of national and regional tenants at the 222,000 s/f Jericho

FirstService Residential promotes Von Hollweg

New York, NY According to FirstService Residential, David Von Hollweg has been promoted to vice president in the NYC Condo/Co-op Division. In this role, Von Hollweg has executive oversight of a management portfolio comprising roughly 4,000 condos, co-ops, condops, and a

Syska Hennessy promotes Jamsek to director of information systems

New York, NY Syska Hennessy Group, the international engineering firm, has promoted associate principal Anthony Jamsek to director of information systems. In his new role he oversees all software platforms, including enterprise resource planning (ERP) technologies, used by the firm.

GFI begins sales of 99 units at ONE11 Residences at Thompson

New York, NY GFI Development has launched the sales of ONE11 Residences at Thompson Central Park, the city’s newest curated condominium opportunity, offering buyers a hospitality-driven residential experience in Midtown Manhattan near Billionaire’s Row. Located on

Gurwin’s new Fountaingate Gardens complex officially opens The Parkview residential building

Huntington, NY Gurwin Healthcare System has officially opened The Parkview, one of the largest residential buildings of the new Fountaingate Gardens independent living complex on Gurwin’s 36-acre Commack campus, with the delivery of the certificate of occupancy.

New Empire Corp. nears sell out of 108-unit property at 567 Ocean

New York, NY According to New Empire Corp. (NEC), nearly all condominium units are sold at their new development, 567 Ocean. Since hitting the market in the summer of 2020, 107 units are sold with only one townhouse unit still available. The marketing and sales, which led Brooklyn as