Is There a New Alternative to the Security Deposit?

By Ruth Colp-Haber, Wharton Property Advisors, Inc.   –  July, 2019

As NYC tenants know all too well, the security deposits demanded by landlords can be onerous.  In recent years, security deposits have ranged from two months to over one year’s rent. However, a fascinating new credit instrument has recently been introduced as an alternative to […]

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Office life: How the modern office is killing our creativity

On a wintry afternoon in February, a veteran British adman named Roger Mavity walked into a drab meeting room at the Financial Times to tell a bunch of journalists how to do their jobs better.
He and Stephen Bayley, the design guru, were about to publish How to Steal Fire, yet another book on one of […]

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Nearly a Dozen Real Estate Honchos Charged in College Cheating Scheme

Nearly a dozen real estate CEOs were among the nearly 50 people charged in a nationwide scheme to cheat on college entrance exams to get children into elite colleges, federal prosecutors said.

The mostly California-based suspects, which include a former Cushman & Wakefield broker and the former CEO of investment management firm Pimco, allegedly bribed coaches and school administrators […]

By |2019-03-22T08:11:21-04:00March 17th, 2019|Chelsea Office Space, google nyc hq2, Madison Ave Office Space, Manhattan Office Space, Midtown NYC Office Space, Sublet Extra NYC Office Space, Times Square Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on Nearly a Dozen Real Estate Honchos Charged in College Cheating Scheme

Working remotely has made me a monster

I’m now in my third week of reporting, on the road, from the autumn/winter 2019 shows. And I do
mean the road. I’m walking around sending emails, I’m looking at PDFs in the car, I’m editing and
signing off page layouts while waiting for fashion shows to begin while sat on a bench that has only
allocated a […]

Hyatt New York to be demolished to make way for 2M sf tower

Another tower is coming down in Midtown East — this time it’s Donald Trump’s first development.

TF Cornerstone and MSD Partners, which controls the assets of Dell Technologies founder Michael Dell and his family, plan to demolish the 

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Allow yourself to embrace ‘Jomo’ — the joy of missing out

Miranda Green JANUARY 6, 2019

Clearly none of us is getting any younger. But it still seemed remarkable that colleagues in the FT office on New Year’s Day were competing not about how late they stayed out the night before, nor about the wildness of the parties, but about who managed to get to bed before […]

9 CEOs share their favorite productivity hacks

We all have the same number of hours in a week, but for some of us the demands on our time are greater. This is true with CEOs. A study published in Harvard Business Review found that each week CEOs work an average of 62.5 hours and attend 37 meetings. Getting the most out of their […]

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