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  1. Asset managers Legg Mason will take the top six...

    Asset managers Legg Mason will take the top six floors and create a roof garden and conference center in Bruce Ratner's New York Times building, currently under construction.

    The deal cements...
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    Not bad, but the building name is already taken.

    Not bad, but the building name is already taken.
  3. Nice pictures, but where's the "shimmer" in this...

    Nice pictures, but where's the "shimmer" in this "jewel"? I suppose the photographer was working outside the 20-minute period prior to sundown.

    Daylight offers a more forbidding perspective...
  4. There was an approved proposal for this lot in...

    There was an approved proposal for this lot in the late 1980s. A new stone and masonry structure was designed to house expansion space for Safra's adjacent Republic Bank. Not sure if the market...
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    Poll: Miss Brooklyn's Father? Gehry's become a...

    Miss Brooklyn's Father? Gehry's become a one-trick pony.
  6. I'm trying to reserve comment on this until...

    I'm trying to reserve comment on this until complete, but the facade does bear a striking resemblance to the mid-rise Brooklyn House of Detention.
  7. Amen. Ratner is a sure-fire emetic in the NY...

    Amen. Ratner is a sure-fire emetic in the NY real estate development world.

    But my problem today is Mr. Gehry's hubris. He speaks of harmony? Nothing has been changed to ameliorate his planís...
  8. From its inception, there was a tradition in...

    From its inception, there was a tradition in Duane Reades to have a house cat, although the practice, thankfully, seems to be fading (at least in Midtown and Brooklyn). The consequent " no dogs...
  9. . . . And the cats. I hate cats.

    . . . And the cats. I hate cats.
  10. Thread: 76 Madison

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    Bonnemazou, Watch the credibility gap here. BR...

    Bonnemazou,
    Watch the credibility gap here. BR has previously extolled the virtues of his "private house" in one of the "nicest neighborhoods in the City". Tis easy to lecture from a roomy...
  11. 45 Park Avenue at East 37th Street - by Costas Kondylis

    http://www.45parkave.com/

    The 1923-vintage Sheraton Russell hotel @ 37th Street is currently being demolished. This shoddy replacement is hardly worthy of the neighborhood. Yet another missed...
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    Chinese firm agrees to lease five floors at WTC ...

    Chinese firm agrees to lease five floors at WTC

    Beijing Vantone Real Estate Co. agreed to lease 200,000 square feet occupying the top five floors of 7 World Trade Center, the largest lease yet at...
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    Re 7WTC: There are prospects. Robert Joffe,...

    Re 7WTC:

    There are prospects. Robert Joffe, partner at Cravath, Swaine & Moore, says his law firm is considering, among other options, moving its headquarters there from Midtown. Beijing Vantone...
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    And, from her eminence: Too Much of a Good...

    And, from her eminence:

    Too Much of a Good Thing?

    By Ada Louise Huxtable

    New York -- Santiago Calatrava is a multitalented practitioner of architecture, engineering and sculpture, and...
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    So much for the 1M sf lease: Beijing Vantone...

    So much for the 1M sf lease:

    Beijing Vantone Real Estate Co., one of China's largest private real-estate developers, has requested a 10-year lease to rent out 200,000 square feet of office space...
  16. FYI - Costas Condylis was a long-time senior...

    FYI - Costas Condylis was a long-time senior partner at Philip Birnbaum's firm, but I believe this was after the OLP mess.
  17. Vaguely fascist? You feel oppressed by this...

    Vaguely fascist? You feel oppressed by this building? I've worked in the neighborhood since groundbreaking and never heard such idiocy. Try venturing outdoors to visit the area. This was a...
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    Poll: BPC, Wasn't the "debate" on ultimate culpability...

    BPC,
    Wasn't the "debate" on ultimate culpability for 9/11 already resolved on this forum? This is getting tiresome.
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    No problem, Zippy. Thanks for the clarification....

    No problem, Zippy. Thanks for the clarification. Keep up the good work.
    GL
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    Zippy, No need to apologize for addressing...

    Zippy,
    No need to apologize for addressing difficult topics. However, you might explain why you deleted my post last night that provided context to the discussion.
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    What "could've/should've" been anchoring...

    What "could've/should've" been anchoring Manhattan's southernmost point is South Ferry Plaza, a 1,000+ ft tower with a neo-Deco design and nautical theme by Fox & Fowle. Although the project died...
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    Conde Nast's 585,000 sq ft lease in mid-1996...

    Conde Nast's 585,000 sq ft lease in mid-1996 initiated demolition on the site. Skadden, Arps followed shortly thereafter with a lease for 660,000 sq ft in 10/96.
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    Re FARs, I believe the lots west and east of 1st...

    Re FARs, I believe the lots west and east of 1st Avenue can trade air rights as one contiguous parcel. The east side clearly contains more prominent development sites, and preliminary designs have...
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    Now that the previous conflict has been resolved,...

    Now that the previous conflict has been resolved, it's time to start anew.

    Deimos, you are correct re the pressure to turn the plot on the west side of 1st Avenue into a park, and this may be a...
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    Source: The Wall Street Journal Date: June 15,...

    Source: The Wall Street Journal
    Date: June 15, 2005
    Section: The Property Report

    Better Views

    The revised Freedom Tower design will likely have offices as high as 1,100 feet with a restaurant...
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