WATCH: Developers talk politics and the market at TRD‘s forum

The Real Deal’s 10th annual New York showcase and forum kicked off with a head-to-head showdown between Pam Liebman and Howard Lorber. That discussion, however, was far from the most contentious panel of the day. That title goes to the day’s second panel, which saw Eliot Spitzer, John Catsimatidis and Don Peebles take each other on over both local and federal politics. […]

Ben Shaoul scores $195M loan for 196 Orchard

Ben Shaoul’s Magnum Real Estate Group secured a $195 million senior construction loan from SL Green Realty for its new Lower East Side condominium project next to Katz’s Deli, sources told The Real Deal. The senior loan for the project at 196 Orchard Street replaces the existing $97 million loan that SL Green provided last […]