Morning links


Hotels Swell in Manhattan [The Wall Street Journal]

StreetEasy to Shut Down Sites Outside of New York Area [Bloomberg]

Extell lands $600M-plus deal for Ring properties [The New York Post]

Tech tenants boot up their real estate [The New York Post]

SL Green signs law firm to 57K sf lease at 125 Park Ave. [The Real Deal]

Big Apple leads in terms of investments [Crain’s]

Major developer helps small victims of Sandy [Crain’s]

Retail condo next to Eataly fetches $60M [Crain’s]

Green light likely for $1B Queens development [Crain’s]

Hudson Hotel refinancing [Crain’s]

The Community Development Trust is Approved Under CDFI Bond Guarantee Program from the US Department of Treasury for $125M [NREI]

Huffing and puffing, Extell goes to the wire in fight to wrest Ring buildings from Frank [Real Estate Weekly]

Five new tenants for 1140 Avenue of the Americas [Real Estate Weekly]

Malkins ring in (ESRT) [Real Estate Weekly]

A Bright Long-Term Future May Hit Speed Bumps Near-Term [Globe Street]

NYC Developers Praise Gov’t While a Lawmaker Pans It [Globe Street]

Cornell University Renews, Expands at 575 Lexington Avenue [The Commercial Observer]