Another large Opportunity Zone site is available on Bruckner Boulevard in the Mott Haven area of the Bronx. The family owners of 40 Bruckner have hired ABS Partners to advise on monetizing the property and obtaining a developer to sign a 99-year lease for the site, which has the potential for a 250,000-square-foot project. Alex
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Caster Semenya prior to competing in a women’s 800m race. (Francois Nel/Getty) South African female athlete Caster Semenya has been called “biologically male” by a member of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) board of directors. José María Odriozola, a professor of biochemistry who is also the former president of Spain’s athletics body, made
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Maintaining a healthy lifestyle in Brooklyn will soon be easier. Life Time, which runs wellness and fitness clubs around the country, has just leased a new space in Brooklyn — marking its latest NYC location after opening in Manhattan in 2016. The company leased 77,000 square feet in the full-block, 1.1 million-square-foot building known as
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Cuba’s new constitution supposedly permits foreign travel for its citizens without hindrance (Roberto Machado Noa/LightRocket/ Getty) The Cuban government has blocked a LGBT+ activist from leaving the country and travelling to the US, despite travel restrictions being lifted in 2013. Leandro Rodríguez García, director of the Cuban Foundation for LGBTI Rights and a ‘vocal critic’
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Megan Rapinoe said she thinks her dad voted for Trump. (Ira L. Black/Corbis via Getty) US lesbian football hero Megan Rapinoe, who has been vocal about her dislike of the US president, has revealed she thinks her dad voted for Donald Trump. She spoke about her family’s confusing political views, which have caused friction between
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Savanna closed Monday on its planned $180 million purchase of 360 Lexington Ave. from AEW Capital Management. The deal was financed with a $126 million Barclays loan that was arranged by Eastdil Secured. Savanna plans a $20 million capital improvement program to include lobby and entrance renovation, a prebuilt program and infrastructure upgrades. The Grand
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Brazil’s high-end Fasano Hotel company is hot to take over the vacant, former Four Seasons restaurant at 280 Park Ave., Realty Check has learned. Nothing’s signed and talks haven’t reached a term-sheet stage, but a source said Fasano would love to turn the lights back on. The glamorous, 19,000- square-foot venue — a revival of
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The long-underutilized ground-level space at 63 Madison Ave. (aka 28 E. 28th St.) has landed a huge retail tenant — Whole Foods Market, which signed for 60,000 square feet. The new gourmet emporium will have 10,000 square feet at street level plus 50,000 square feet on the second floor. The 870,000-square-foot office tower is undergoing
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