Hanson treasurer celebrates half-century at the firm
Hoerauf has been “a model of professional excellence,” serving under three generations of Hanson family ownership, working for the company for a half-century.
Experts discuss how people's ordering habits are changing building design
Properties throughout the city have dealt with a rising tide of packages in recent years, leavingproperty managers to sift through the sea of cardboard.
Cushman and Wakefield's New Executive Director Chris Barnet on What's Next for DFW Healthcare...
Chris Barnet's move to Cushman and Wakefield is about better serving his clients (Courtesy of: Cushman and Wakefield). Chris Barnet joined Cushman and Wakefield as Executive Director in its Healthcare Advisory Group this week after serving Vice President and Director of Healthcare Services at Colliers International. We chatted with him about his move, what the last year held for healthcare real estate, and what he sees going forward. Barnet noted that uncertainty rules the day, as reimbursements for doctors from insurance and medicaid are always fluctuating, impacting what kinds of real estate moves healthcare companies can make. He sees a reversal of a trend that started three or four years ago, when doctor groups were quickly…
Knotel nabs 51,000 sf at former NYT buidling
Knotel, which offers flexible leases to established companies, has subleased the 8th floor at 229 West 43rd Street – the former home of The New York Times.
Business as usual as Catsimatidis puts politics in the mix
At 70-years-old, John Catsimatidis – billionaire, businessman, former mayoral candidate, and now, a radio talk-show host – has done it all, and despite his long list of enterprises, he’s seemingly in no danger of running out of new ideas, or for that matter, commentary therein. Before a room full of real estate and finance professionals at an NYC Real Estate Forum hosted by accounting and advisory firm Friedman LLP on Nov. 29, Catsimatidis – who rose to prominence through the success of his grocery chain, Gristedes Foods – sounded off on a range of topics. Among them, the efficacy of an increasing minimum wage, or more specifically in his opinion, the lack thereof. “Horrific,” he said of New York State’s minimum wage legislation, which will raise to $15 at the end of the…
Olayan looks to breathe new life into 550 Madison
Olayan wants to spruce up the street-level design of 550 Madison Avenue, formerly known as the Sony Building, which it purchased for $1.4 billion in 2016.