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Amazon Is Getting at Least $1.7 Billion to Come to Queens. Now Comes the Fight Over Whether It's Worth It. - New York Times

November 13, 2018 - 8:49pm

New York Times

Amazon Is Getting at Least $1.7 Billion to Come to Queens. Now Comes the Fight Over Whether It's Worth It.
New York Times
[What you need to know to start your day: Get New York Today in your inbox.] To attract Amazon, New York's leaders agreed to remake plans for the Queens waterfront, move a distribution center for school lunches and provide a sweeping package of $1.7 ...
A First Look At Everything New York Will Give Amazon To Come To QueensGothamist
Governor Cuomo proposes rezoning in Long Island City as Amazon confirms HQ2 locationsThe Architect's Newspaper
Long Island City will share Amazon's 2nd headquarters: Daily News sourceNew York Daily News

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Cuomo looking to go around City Council to pave way for Amazon's Long Island City HQ - The Real Deal Magazine

November 12, 2018 - 9:06am

The Real Deal Magazine

Cuomo looking to go around City Council to pave way for Amazon's Long Island City HQ
The Real Deal Magazine
But a source in the Cuomo administration pointed out that the process has been used before on projects like Atlantic Yards, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Times Square and the World Trade Center. “For decades, this has been a very typical process for joint city ...

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Cuomo likely to steer Amazon project around City Council - Crain's New York Business

November 9, 2018 - 2:07pm

Crain's New York Business

Cuomo likely to steer Amazon project around City Council
Crain's New York Business
The approach was used on controversial development projects such as Brooklyn's Atlantic Yards, which also drew scrutiny for using eminent domain to make way for a large arena—now the Barclays Center—and more than a dozen residential and mixed-use ...
Amazon Plans to Split HQ2 Between Long Island City, NY, and Arlington, Va.New York Times
Amazon Plans to Split HQ2 Evenly Between Two CitiesWall Street Journal
It looks like Detroit was suckered by Amazon HQ2 move. Here's howDetroit Free Press

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Can modular highrises help solve Oakland's housing crunch? - San Francisco Business Times

November 1, 2018 - 3:05pm

San Francisco Business Times

Can modular highrises help solve Oakland's housing crunch?
San Francisco Business Times
The building made up the first of 15 buildings in Forest City's Pacific Park, a 22-acre housing development slated for 1,500 homes previously known as Atlantic Yards, according to the New York Times. The tower didn't go as planned. Soon after starting ...

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$2 Million Raised For Catholic Education - The Tablet Catholic Newspaper

October 24, 2018 - 9:27am

The Tablet Catholic Newspaper

$2 Million Raised For Catholic Education
The Tablet Catholic Newspaper
The money will help more than 1,500 students in 86 schools and academies throughout Brooklyn and Queens receive a Catholic education. For 28 years, Futures has supported families through partial need-based ... Minieri was involved in the acquisition of ...

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Deny the dystopia Big Real Estate wants for us - The Villager

October 11, 2018 - 2:33pm

The Villager

Deny the dystopia Big Real Estate wants for us
The Villager
Then, Bloomberg's luxury-city model handed us the corporatized wastelands of Hudson Yards, Greenpoint, Atlantic Yards, Downtown Brooklyn, Williamsburg and Long Island City. And the team of de Blasio and Deputy Mayor Glen? Their affordable housing ...

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Hudson Yards Has $4.5 Billion In Taxpayer Money. Will We Ever See It Again? - Gothamist

October 11, 2018 - 12:47pm

Hudson Yards Has $4.5 Billion In Taxpayer Money. Will We Ever See It Again?
Gothamist
The new district, though, didn't just come about through the hard work of money-grubbing developers, or even just a city rezoning like in Downtown Brooklyn. Hudson Yards owes its existence .... "Whether large-scale projects like Hudson Yards or ...

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New York Is Inviting Nonprofits to Install Contemporary Art on the City's Construction Sites - artnet News

October 11, 2018 - 1:16am

artnet News

New York Is Inviting Nonprofits to Install Contemporary Art on the City's Construction Sites
artnet News
The Department of Buildings also brought art to the Brooklyn Atlantic Yards construction site back in 2010. “New York City is one of the most vibrant built environments in the world, and City Canvas is a great opportunity to let some of the artists ...

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Million Dollar Charade? Behind a Reality TV Show in Brooklyn - The Bridge

October 1, 2018 - 1:53pm

The Bridge

Million Dollar Charade? Behind a Reality TV Show in Brooklyn
The Bridge
In Season 7, Episode 10, titled “Billion Dollar Listing,” the Manhattan-based broker is making a big foray into Brooklyn. The show's narrative suggests that Serhant made a Hail Mary pitch to win the job as exclusive broker for the luxury condo project ...

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Design for new tower behind Barclays revealed; construction start in spring - NetsDaily

September 28, 2018 - 7:42am

NetsDaily

Design for new tower behind Barclays revealed; construction start in spring
NetsDaily
The tallest building currently planned for the Pacific Park (formerly Atlantic Yards) project —a 50-story residential tower— will begin construction this spring at the corner of Sixth and Atlantic avenues, at the northeast corner of Barclays Center ...

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Partnership Forms for Pacific Park Development - GlobeSt.com

September 27, 2018 - 5:59pm

GlobeSt.com

Partnership Forms for Pacific Park Development
GlobeSt.com
NEW YORK CITY—Developers Greenland USA and Forest City Realty Trust have restructured Greenland Forest City Partners, increasing Greenland's ownership interest in the Pacific Park project from 70% to 95%. Forest City's interest is now at 5%.

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Panel says no to another Downtown tower - Brooklyn Paper

September 27, 2018 - 12:16pm

Brooklyn Paper

Panel says no to another Downtown tower
Brooklyn Paper
“570 Fulton is a transformative project for Downtown Brooklyn, imagined with Brooklyn's communities in mind,” said David Schwartz. “From office spaces for local business to affordable housing, this building puts Brooklyn first.” But civic gurus blasted ...

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Pacific Park's Newest 750-Unit Tower Revealed at 18 Sixth Avenue in Prospect Park, Brooklyn - New York YIMBY

September 27, 2018 - 7:02am

New York YIMBY

Pacific Park's Newest 750-Unit Tower Revealed at 18 Sixth Avenue in Prospect Park, Brooklyn
New York YIMBY
Details have been revealed for an enormous new 750-unit residential tower at 18 6th Avenue, in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn. The site is right beside the Barclays Center and is part of Pacific Park, formerly known as Atlantic Yards, a multi-billion ...

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Pacific Park: Details On Next Four Towers - BKLYNER

September 26, 2018 - 11:10am

BKLYNER

Pacific Park: Details On Next Four Towers
BKLYNER
Forest City, the real estate investment firm that initiated the project to create “Brooklyn's newest neighborhood,” restructured its joint venture with Greenland USA last year, increasing Greenland's ownership interest in the project from 70 percent to ...

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Reminder: Meeting Thursday Evening on BQE Repairs and Promenade - Brooklyn Heights Blog (blog)

September 25, 2018 - 8:59pm

Brooklyn Heights Blog (blog)

Reminder: Meeting Thursday Evening on BQE Repairs and Promenade
Brooklyn Heights Blog (blog)
The Brooklyn Heights Association has details on the Update meeting on BQE Rehabilitation, a project that could include closing the Brooklyn Heights Promenade for years and building a temporary six lane highway that would bring traffic to the level of ...

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More than 1K new apartments coming to Barclays Center area - New York Post

September 25, 2018 - 4:39pm

New York Post

More than 1K new apartments coming to Barclays Center area
New York Post
Residents of Brooklyn's booming Barclays Center district will soon have even more new neighbors. In a breakthrough at the slow-moving Pacific Park project, big-league New York developers TF Cornerstone and the Brodsky Organization are taking control of ...

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Prospect Heights sees record-setting real estate - Brooklyn Daily Eagle

September 20, 2018 - 2:10pm

Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Prospect Heights sees record-setting real estate
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
The building in question is 550 Vanderbilt, part of the 22-acre Pacific Park (formerly known as Atlantic Yards) development spearheaded by mega-developer Bruce Ratner. The penthouse is 2,969 square feet, with 10-foot ceilings, oversize windows, a chef ...

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The city that Shelly built - The Real Deal

September 18, 2018 - 12:23pm

The Real Deal

The city that Shelly built
The Real Deal
Silver wasn't always a naysayer. In 2006, he was critical in approving Forest City Ratner's Atlantic Yards project in Brooklyn and reportedly helped developer Bruce Ratner score an eleventh-hour tax break for the project. The State Assembly in 2007 ...

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AG Hopeful James Sees Herself as Lifelong Underdog - City Limits

September 6, 2018 - 6:03am

City Limits

AG Hopeful James Sees Herself as Lifelong Underdog
City Limits
Before there was the run for attorney general, the win for public advocate and the break with the Working Families Party over the construction of Atlantic Yards project in Brooklyn, Letitia James was assistant attorney general for Brooklyn for then ...

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