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NYC Real Estate Slowly but Steadily Advances in 2013

New York City was named one of 10 commercial real estate markets to watch in 2013 by PricewaterhouseCoopers US and the Urban Land Institute. According to Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2013 report, NYC real estate is anticipated to recover in 2013, as modest gains in leasing, rents, and pricing will expand across U.S. markets [...]

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Sandy’s Effect on the NYC Real Estate Market…You decide

Even months after the wake of Superstorm Sandy, we are still discovering devastation. Approximately 40,000 people have been left homeless, and countless workers remain jobless in over 130 buildings. Setbacks are plentiful and there is much money needed to be spent in order to get everything operating at full capacity again—including Manhattan real estate. Some [...]

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Housing Heavyweights Put Themselves In Obama’s Shoes

In advance of a two-day forum this week exploring the effectiveness of public and private policy responses to the housing crisis, real estate database Zillow Inc. asked some of the forum’s big-name participants to weigh in on what moves they would or would not have made if they had been in President Barack Obama’s place. [...]

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Freddie Mac Bets Against Borrowers

Freddie Mac, the taxpayer-owned mortgage giant, is reportedly betting that homeowners will be unable to refinance their mortgages at lower rates, even as it tightens the rules that allow mortgage holders to do just that. The mortgage company has — legally — invested billions of dollars in complex mortgage-backed securities that are profitable only if [...]

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