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The Recovery of New York

The Recovery of New York

Mark Zandi, chief economist for Moody’s Analytics predicts it will take New York City at least 2 years, and possibly more for New York City to recover. All of the advantages New York has to offer – Broadway, tourism, skyscrapers full of office workers, and...
The Return of Office Employees

The Return of Office Employees

The latest estimate is for 15% of Manhattan office workers to return by the end of 2020. This is substantially lower than the same estimate of 26% made in August. The fear of a second wave and several outbreaks around the city are to blame for the delay. When asked...
The Conversion of Retail Locations to Warehouses

The Conversion of Retail Locations to Warehouses

The boom in e-commerce has developers focused on converting large shopping mall anchors (think Neiman Marcus, JC Penny, etc) to warehouses. The proximity to highways and parking beautify the transition. Below are some key factors to assess whether your property would...
The Future of NYC’s Real Estate

The Future of NYC’s Real Estate

Real estate portrays the aspirations and agendas of corporations, people, and policy makers. The New York Times interviewed former city officials, real estate executives, affordable housing advocates, brokers and urban planners to gain insight into the future of New...
Covid-19 Public School Enrollment Drop

Covid-19 Public School Enrollment Drop

Enrollment in public schools is dropping across the US as the pandemic continues. This is likely to affect funding as it is determined on a per-pupil basis. Towns and municipalities have reduced tax revenues due to the virus which reduces school budgets. Schools are...