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A failing grade for the city's new energy-efficiency scoring system

When Mayor Bill de Blasio was called out for taking SUVs on 11-mile jaunts to Brooklyn for his morning workouts, he derided the criticism as “cheap symbolism.”

Publication Crain's New York
Date 2018-01-16

The Curbed Cup 2017 Winner is...Astoria!

It’s the first time the Queens neighborhood has made it to the Curbed Cup finals! The people have spoken: Astoria is the winner of the 2017 Curbed Cup! The Queens neighborhood pummeled Yorkville in the final round, taking a whopping 60 percent of the final vote.

Publication Curbed NY
Date 2018-01-02
Author Amy Plitt

NYC Now Hosts The World’s Best Skyscraper In The Shape Of A Pyramid

During the Annual Skyscraper Award by information specialist Emporis, The Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) designed Via 57 West was declared the world’s best skyscraper. The building takes almost an entire block in Manhattan, NYC and looks like a strange futuristic pyramid.

Publication Wonderful Engineering
Date 2017-12-10
Author Aniqa Ajmal

Restaurateur Claus Meyer to Curate New Workplace Eatery at Durst’s 4 Times Square

The Durst Organization is partnering with Michelin-Starred restaurateur and entrepreneur Claus Meyer and Convene to operate the amenity space at Four Times Square.

Publication Real Estate Weekly
Date 2017-12-06

Frank Gehry’s First NYC Project, the Condé Nast Cafeteria, is Opening to New Tenants

The fabled Condé Nast cafeteria–starchitect Frank Gehry’s first ever project in New York–is getting a revamp and will reopen to new tenants in the Four Times Square office tower.

Publication 6sqft
Date 2017-12-06
Author Emily Nonko
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