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Affordable Housing for the Bronx Request for Proposals

The New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) and the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) are soliciting proposals to develop...

Low Income Housing Tax Credits

Tax Credits are awarded by HPD to qualified low-income housing projects in New York City. To be eligible, projects must be substantial rehabilitation or...

The Procaccianti Group Acquires Two Manhattan Hotels

Hires Former Helmsley Enterprises Executive to Oversee Operations of Tudor Hotel at the United Nations and the Holiday Inn SoHo Providence, R.I. - September 19, 2007...

STAR Rebate Enrollment Campaign Launched in Lower Hudson Valley Region

Acting New York State Commissioner of Taxation and Finance Barbara G. Billet announced (September 17, 2007) that the Tax Department has started mailing letters...

LODGENET TO PRESENT AT CL KING BEST IDEAS CONFERENCE

New York, NY – September 17, 2007 – LodgeNet Entertainment Corporation (NASD: LNET) is scheduled to present tomorrow at the CL King Best Ideas Conference. ...

NEWSWEEK: Interview: Alan Greenspan Former Federal Reserve Chairman

'This was an Accident Waiting to Happen': Responding to Critics Charging the Fed for the Housing Bubble and Subprime Mortgage Mess NEW YORK, Sept. 16...

STAR Rebate Enrollment Campaign Launched in Capital District and Hudson Valley Regions

Acting New York State Commissioner of Taxation and Finance Barbara G. Billet announced (September 10, 2007) that the Tax Department has started mailing letters...

Deloitte Research Leading Index Increases Slightly; Weaker Consumer Spending Expected, Primarily Due to Housing...

NEW YORK, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Deloitte Research Leading Index of Consumer Spending got a boost this month from falling jobless claims and...

Levinson Calls On State Lawmakers To Improve Provisions Of Real Property Tax Law

Mineola, NY, September 11, 2007 --  Nassau County homeowners receive lower STAR benefits than Westchester County homeowners; Enhanced STAR benefits earmarked for seniors with...

STAR Rebate Enrollment Campaign Launched in Northern New York

Acting New York State Commissioner of Taxation and Finance Barbara G. Billet announced (September 04, 2007) that the Tax Department has started mailing letters...

STAR Rebate Enrollment Campaign Launched in Central New York Counties

Acting New York State Commissioner of Taxation and Finance Barbara G. Billet announced (September 04, 2007) that the Tax Department has started mailing letters...

Arbor Realty Trust Amends Financing Facility

UNIONDALE, N.Y., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ABR), a real estate investment trust focused on the business of investing in...

$325 Million Ameriquest National Settlement Provides $22 Million for New York

Consumers must mail form no later than Sept. 10, 2007.  New York, NY (July 12, 2007) - Attorney General Andrew M. Cuomo and State Banking Superintendent...

Abbey Spanier Rodd & Abrams, LLP Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Thornburg Mortgage, Inc.

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbey Spanier Rodd & Abrams, LLP commenced a Class Action lawsuit in the United States District Court for...

Governor Announces Federal Disaster Aid For Brooklyn Storm Victims

Governor Eliot Spitzer announced (Sept. 7) that a major disaster declaration has been issued by the federal government to assist Brooklyn homeowners, renters and...

Zenta Announces a Broad Range of Default Management Support for Both Servicers and Attorney...

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- ZENTA today announced a broad range of default management services to support residential mortgage servicers and the attorney...

MFA Mortgage Investments, Inc. Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock

MFA Mortgage Investments, Inc. (NYSE: MFA) announced today the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 11,000,000 shares of its common stock at a...

Governor Spitzer Signs Bill To Reform NYC Tax Exemption For Housing Development

New Law Will Encourage Construction of Affordable Housing Governor Eliot Spitzer announced (Aug. 24) that he has signed bills that will encourage housing construction throughout...

National City Hosts Annual Analysts’ Conference

Provides Details on Mortgage Banking Restructuring and Updates on Corporate and Business Strategies NEW YORK, Sept. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with the company's annual...

Buffalo’s Business: No real estate boom means no subprime calamity

While we regularly gripe about our sluggish job growth, our below-average incomes and our high taxes, our tepid housing market is keeping us on...

Revised Belleayre Resort Still Wrong for Catskill Park, Local Communities

Four Catskill Preservation Coalition Members Decline to Sign Agreement with Developer Dean Gitter SHANDAKEN, N.Y., Sept. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Catskill Heritage Alliance, Friends of...

Hanshaw Road Reconstruction Project Moves Ahead

By a vote of 13 to 1, the Legislature authorized the design and right-of-way plan for the reconstruction of one-and-a-half miles of Hanshaw Road....

New York City Property Tax Rebate Information

New York City ($400) Rebate If you received a rebate check in 2006, have not moved, and have paid your property taxes incurred before July...

Kurt Salmon Associates and Accruent Focus on Real Estate Lifecycle Management as Source of...

Industry Leaders Drive Improvement in Retail's No.1 Capital Expenditure NEW YORK, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Kurt Salmon Associates (KSA), a global management consulting firm, announced...

How The Property Tax Works

In New York State, the real property tax is a tax based on the value of real property. Counties, cities, towns, villages, school districts,...

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Partnership for New York City Calls on State Lawmakers to Address...

The  Partnership for New York City, which represents the city’s largest private sector employers, investors and leading entrepreneurs, called on the New York State Legislature to permanently extend mayoral control, lift the charter school cap and grant design-build contracting authority to New York City agencies before this legislative session concludes

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Governor Cuomo Announces 296 Acres Added to State Forest Preserve

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the acquisition of Marion River Carry, a 296 acre property in the Adirondacks. Coinciding with the 125th anniversary of the Adirondack Park, Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Basil Seggos signed ceremonial maps to resolve more than a century of differences between the state and Raquette Lake occupants located on 216 parcels within Township 40. As part of the resolution, the state acquired the property from Open Space Institute, which will now be added to the Adirondack Forest Preserve and made open to the public