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New York Law Firms Seek New Offices to Lure Attorneys in Jobs Known for Long Hours

New York City law firms are accelerating their race for modern office space to recruit newly minted Manhattan attorneys who typically spend huge amounts of their waking hours at work.

In Manhattan, where law firm relocations are on the rise, Linklaters has signed for roughly 81,000 square feet for three floors of space at 

By |2019-03-22T08:25:17-04:00March 20th, 2019|Chelsea Office Space, Downtown NYC Office Space, google nyc hq2, Office Space Near Amazon - LIC, Soho Office Space, Sublet Extra NYC Office Space, Times Square Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on New York Law Firms Seek New Offices to Lure Attorneys in Jobs Known for Long Hours

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

Tesla to Close Stores, Emphasizing Online Sales Instead

With e-commerce dominant, even one of the sexiest retail proprietors around is having trouble making the business model work.

Tesla chief executive officer Elon Musk announced in a call with reporters yesterday that the company would close stores and move all car sales online in an effort to cut […]

By |2019-03-22T06:37:01-04:00March 7th, 2019|Chelsea Office Space, Downtown NYC Office Space, google nyc hq2, Madison Ave Office Space, NYC Office Space, Plaza District Office Space, Tribeca Office Space|Comments Off on Tesla to Close Stores, Emphasizing Online Sales Instead

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 […]

Ikea to trial furniture leasing in business overhaul

Ikea is to start leasing furniture in a radical departure from its traditional business model that the
Swedish group believes could lead to new ways of customers owning products from office chairs to
kitchen cabinets.

The first leasing trial by the world’s largest furniture retailer is set to begin in Switzerland as soon
as this month, and will involve […]

By |2019-03-01T13:27:24-04:00March 1st, 2019|Plaza District Office Space, Sublease Extra NYC Office Space, Sublet Extra NYC Office Space, Tribeca Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on Ikea to trial furniture leasing in business overhaul

Success in 2018, Working for you in 2019

As I look back on 2018, I am particularly proud that our company served as real estate advisor to the diversified clients identified below.  We assisted these firms with a variety of important real estate matters including relocating their offices, subleasing their space or renegotiating their office lease. However, we are not resting on our […]

By |2019-03-01T13:20:40-04:00March 1st, 2019|Chelsea Office Space, google nyc hq2, Madison Ave Office Space, Manhattan Office Space, Tribeca Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on Success in 2018, Working for you in 2019

After 16 Years of Construction, American Dream Mall Will Finally Open. Will it Work?

The American Dream Mall—once given a deadline to open in 2014 when the Super Bowl was played in New Jersey—has become the butt of many Northern New Jersey residents’ jokes. It’s been empty for years, little more than a garish, multi-colored eyesore to the drivers on the New Jersey Turnpike.

But finally, after 16 […]

By |2019-02-14T13:27:19-04:00February 14th, 2019|Madison Ave Office Space, Manhattan Office Space, Sublet Extra NYC Office Space, Times Square Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on After 16 Years of Construction, American Dream Mall Will Finally Open. Will it Work?

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 

By |2019-02-11T09:36:44-04:00February 11th, 2019|Manhattan Office Space, Midtown NYC Office Space, Midtown Office Space, Midtown South Office Space, NYC Office Space|Comments Off on Hyatt New York to be demolished to make way for 2M sf tower

Losing Amazon HQ2 would be bad for NYC

When Amazon announced last year that New York City and the Washington, D.C., area would share Amazon’s much-coveted second headquarters — and would get  25,000 high-paying jobs apiece  — much of the country was green with envy, and a little surprised.

That the company struck deals with these two urban, East Coast areas […]

By |2019-02-08T16:45:43-04:00February 8th, 2019|Chelsea Office Space, Downtown NYC Office Space, Office Space Near Amazon - LIC|Comments Off on Losing Amazon HQ2 would be bad for NYC

Discovering a Retail Testbed in the City That Never Sleeps

Levi’s, CoverGirl Experiment With New Store Concepts in Times Square

New York’s Times Square might be one of the most recognizable shopping intersections on the planet. So it’s little wonder why retailers often use the iconic locale to debut their latest shopping innovations.

“Times Square is a testbed globally for new products and new technologies and […]

By |2019-01-22T14:02:40-04:00January 22nd, 2019|NYC Office Space, Sublease Extra NYC Office Space, Sublet Extra NYC Office Space, Times Square Office Space, Tribeca Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on Discovering a Retail Testbed in the City That Never Sleeps