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Daniel Isenberg On The Value Of Contrarian Entrepreneurs [Video]

Source: Forbes Babson Global professor and author of ‘Worthless, Impossible, and Stupid’ discusses super chickens, mud-runs, and innovative education models in Part 1 of a 2 part conversation with Steve Forbes.

Manganaro’s on its Way Out Following $16 M. Deal

Source: Commercial Observer The storied Manganaro’s Hero Boy will be moving out of its Westside home at 494 Ninth Avenue after the $15.75 million sale of it and an adjacent building, The Commercial Observer has learned. The seller of the five-story, mixed-use buildings at 484 Ninth Avenue and 492-494 Ninth Avenue, which owns the Manganaro’s, [...]

NYC Real Estate Market Is Strong: Bendit [Video]

Source: Bloomberg Taconic Investment Partners Co-CEO Charles Bendit discusses the New York City real estate market and his investment ideas with Betty Liu on Bloomberg Television’s “In The Loop.”

Midtown East Development Site Sells for $69 M.

Source: Commercial Observer CB Developers has purchased a Midtown East development site in the Turtle Bay neighborhood at 944 Second Avenue for nearly $69 million, city records show. The seller, Israeli-based developer Fishman Holdings, had planned to build a condo or perhaps a hotel at the site after purchasing the property for just $12 million [...]

Assemblymen, real estate brokers discuss future impact of START-UP NY [Video]

Source: The Business Journals In a panel discussion at the Ramada Plaza Hotel in Albany on Thursday, the region’s assemblymen and commercial real estate brokers voiced their concerns and future benefits of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s START-UP NY program, which will provide tax benefits for businesses that decide to move to the state and team with [...]