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. […]

421a’s got a new name: ‘Affordable New York’

421a is deader than ever. But that’s just because the forthcoming bill to revive the developer tax cut, which costs the city over $1 billion in property tax revenue annually, won’t be called 421a anymore. “We call it ‘Affordable New York’,”Gov. Andrew Cuomo said in a Sunday morning radio interview with developer and grocery mogul John Catsimatidis, according […]

NYC real estate moguls pump more than $2.2M into Trump Victory fund

Many of the biggest players in New York real estate have expressed their support for Donald Trump. But now, they’re backing those words with their wallets. More than a dozen donors from the industry collectively gave about $2.2 million dollars to the Trump Victory election fund between late May and June 30, filings with the […]