The Closing: Filling One World Trade; ‘Gay Synagogue’ Irony; 862 Broadway Deal; UWS Gas Pains


The Port Authority is far from worried about filling space at One World Trade Center. [Crain’s]

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A Bronx school is looking to relocate after finding toxic chemicals in its current building. [CBS via The Real Deal]

The developer of a condo building in Brooklyn is refusing to honor a deal previously made for the building’s previous owners. [NY Daily News]

Jared Kushner, Observer publisher and real estate developer, is constructing penthouses at Soho’s Puck Building. [NY Post]

Residents of a pricey Upper West Side building are being forced to go without gas for weeks at a time. [DNAinfo]

Governor Cuomo has formed a new committee to search for the next M.T.A. chief. [NY Post]

Chicago real estate investment firm L3 Capital closed its purchase of the mixed-use building 862 Broadway. [The Real Deal]

Ironically, the future new location of NYC’s “gay synagogue” is decorated with Assyrian ornamentation. [NY Times]

Still no decision on whether to veto Port Authority toll hikes. [NY Post]