How Amazon HQ2 Will Affect Long Island City

By James Nelson
Principal, Head of Tri-State Investment Sales
Avison Young

This month for The Nelson Report I wanted to explore the implications of the “Amazon Effect” and what exactly attracted the massive commerce company to pick Long Island City out of 238 other places to be the home of its second headquarters.

I had the pleasure of sitting […]

By |2018-12-08T10:40:04+00:00December 8th, 2018|Office Space Near Amazon - LIC|Comments Off on How Amazon HQ2 Will Affect Long Island City

What Amazon’s HQ2 Could Look Like (If Energy Independent) Long Island City, Queens NYC

The Bezos has spoken. Amazon’s HQ2 is officially a split-decision between Long Island City in Queens, New York, and Crystal City in Arlington, Virginia—the predictable epicenters of finance, commerce and government. The official news leaves 236 other cities feeling extremely disappointed (or even used) like they were part of some bizarre, overhyped Seinfeld finale. But what split-decision […]

By |2018-11-19T13:37:29+00:00November 19th, 2018|Office Space Near Amazon - LIC, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on What Amazon’s HQ2 Could Look Like (If Energy Independent) Long Island City, Queens NYC