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Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week

Today, we’re excited to feature Part Two of our video interview with Jane Gol, president of Continental Ventures Realty. She discusses Manhattan’s busy real estate market and her work with New York City’s Planning Commission. (Go here to see Part One!)

How to Untangle a Mile of Concrete

A new year means the results of last year’s real estate competitions are beginning to trickle in. Of course, the finals for MIT’s annual case competition aren’t until April, and the Philadelphia Real Estate Council’s Student White Paper Competition just wrapped up…

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

Mensch: Noun, informal. A decent, upright, mature and responsible person. Schlemiel: Noun, slang. An awkward, clumsy, or unlucky person whose endeavors tend to fail; a loser. Mensch of the Week: Larry Silverstein This week’s Mensch is Larry Silverstein, the Manhattan…

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

 Mensch: Noun, informal. A decent, upright, mature and responsible person. Schlemiel: Noun, slang. An awkward, clumsy, or unlucky person whose endeavors tend to fail; a loser.   Mensches of the Week: Larry Page & Sergey Brin Sure, they’ve taken over the Internet, plus everyone’s…

Cornell: Stanford of the East?

Last Monday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced the winner of New York City’s competition to develop a new applied sciences center on Roosevelt Island. And the winner is… Cornell University, partnering with Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, is the winner of an 11-acre…

Executive Interview: Jerry K. Roller

Jerry K. Roller AIA, LEED AP Principal JKR Partners LLC Jerry founded JKR Partners, LLC as full-service architectural firm on the belief that the needs of the client come first. At JKR Partners, design teams are formed with sensitivity to…

Executive Interview: Robert J. Hellman

Robert J. Hellman Managing Director, Real Estate David Landau & Associates, LLC Rob Hellman has over 30 years of professional experience, including 27 years in the real estate and financial services industries. Prior to joining DLA, he was a Managing…

Running of the Multi-Family Bulls

Despite 22 year record high national vacancy rate of 7.8%, the multi-family sector has performed well compared to other asset classes. Several multifamily properties have recently traded at 6.5% cap rates, demonstrating investor confidence in this market sector. I am…