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Home furnishings store opens on Madison – Retail New York

Home furnishings store opens on Madison – Retail New York – Brief Article Quinto Sol, the Manhattan-based home furnishings retailer, has leased the last available store in the strip of shops between 85th and 86th Streets on Madison Avenue, transforming a block that had been occupied by a number of local “Mom & Pops” into […]

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Bob Wilson, general manager of the Thayer Hotel in West Point, N.Y. recently received a “Certificate of Appreciation” from the Orange/Ulster Boces for the hotel’s support and participation in the internship program for the tourism and hospitality industry

Bob Wilson, general manager of the Thayer Hotel in West Point, N.Y. recently received a “Certificate of Appreciation” from the Orange/Ulster Boces for the hotel’s support and participation in the internship program for the tourism and hospitality industry [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Caption: Bob Wilson, general manager of the Thayer Hotel in West Point, N.Y. recently received […]

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Interior Contracting completes project – Design and Development – for Chase Manhattan Mortgage in Woodbridge, New Jersey

Interior Contracting completes project – Design and Development – for Chase Manhattan Mortgage in Woodbridge, New Jersey – Brief Article Scott Stein, president of Interior Contracting Corporation, reported the company has recently completed a 4,000 SF interior renovation project on behalf of Chase Manhattan Mortgage at Plaza 9 in Woodbridge, N.J. The class “A” office […]

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New, streamlined process for sidewalk cafe licenses

New, streamlined process for sidewalk cafe licenses Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Gretchen Dykstra announced a proposal to create a more efficient, streamlined process for approving unenclosed sidewalk cafe licenses. The proposal, requiring City Council consent, will make the approval process faster and provide authority for the city to […]

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Condo opportunity on the Gold Coast

Condo opportunity on the Gold Coast Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Brokerage Company has the exclusive listing for 1300 Manhattan Ave., a 4.88-acre, 55-unit condominium development opportunity on the Gold Coast of New Jersey in Union City. David E. Thurston, a senior associate in the New Jersey office of Marcus & Millichap, is representing […]

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THE ASCOT GROUP: The interior world of design

THE ASCOT GROUP: The interior world of design “Versatility and flexibility describe the functional design style of so many offices today,” says Elizabeth Rad, a principal of The Ascot Group, a national interior architecture and design firm. “With so much rapid growth across the board, companies want to expand their space efficiently rather than start […]

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Time Equities, Inc

Time Equities, Inc – Brief Article New York-based Time Equities, Inc. has acquired a 97,935 squarefoot Class B office building located in Rancho Cordova, ten miles East of Sacramento, California. The purchase price was $8.7 million, with Bank of America providing a $7 million first mortgage. The seller is the State of California Public Employees […]

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Property values go up as NYers continue to invest in real estate

Property values go up as NYers continue to invest in real estate – Brief Article With New York City in a budget crisis and many residents feeling the effects of cutbacks and tax hikes, the Corcoran Group’s May 2003 sales figures show that New Yorkers are continuing to show faith in the city by investing […]

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Joseph P. Lapinski – Who’s News: Management Personnel – J.A. Jones Construction Group

Joseph P. Lapinski – Who’s News: Management Personnel – J.A. Jones Construction Group – Brief Article J.A. Jones Construction Group announced that Joseph P. Lapinski has joined the firm as a project executive. Prior to joining J.A. Jones, Lapinski served as a project executive with LCOR, Inc. He has worked on such projects as JFK […]

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City hotel sales top $232m

City hotel sales top $232m Elaine Misonzhnik New York hotels continue to be a hot commodity in the sales market with two major deals being inked this week. The Blackstone Group recently confirmed that it has closed on the acquisition of the Rihga Royal, a 500-suite luxury hotel in the heart of midtown, reportedly for […]