Thursday’s Real Estate Board of New York gala packed an estimated 2,400 guests into the Hilton New York’s overstuffed Grand Ballroom—an increase from last year by about 200. The Commercial Observer walked the room, hobnobbed with brokers and landlords and taste-tested a dinner of steak and potatoes while washing it all down with a few stiff drinks. Staff Reporters Karsten Strauss and Al Barbarino get the inside dish.
A trio of city-owned buildings, totaling 750,000 square feet of space, have lured in big developers keen on purchasing the properties from them, and their proposals with the city Economic Development Corporation to do so are due today, The Real Deal reports.
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Furniture designer Herman Miller signed a 3-month lease to take a 13,500-square-foot pop-up store at 64-68 Wooster Street, a Soho building owned by Zar Property NY.