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Real Estate Developers Hope to Cash in on North Shore Revitalization

via NY1 With nearly $200 billion of private investment planned for Staten Island’s North Shore waterfront in the coming years, real estate developers are hoping to cash in on the boom, too. As Borough Reporter Amanda Farinacci  reports, at least one new building is already attracting buyers who can’t wait for what’s in store. There’s…

Last of Staten Island High Rises Stalled by Recession Set to Open This Fall

via Nicholas Rizzi/DNAinfo ST. GEORGE — The last of a set of luxury condominium high-rises that have stood empty around St. George’s waterfront since the recession plans to open its doors in the fall and has already sold almost half of its units. The Accolade, a former dry cocoa warehouse in Bay Street Landing that was converted…

Staten Island: NYC’s farthest-flung borough gets ready for its close-up

via Adam Bonislawski/ New York Post Today’s NY POST report on Staten Island real estate features our clients Ironstate Development and Meadow Partners.  Everyone loves a water view, but, as the saying goes, God isn’t building any more beachfront property. And so, as New York’s waterfront has emerged from its industrial past as a prime…

St. George, S.I.: Framed by the Harbor

via C.J. Hughes at The New York Times In praise of St. George, a historic neighborhood on Staten Island that gazes on New York Harbor, residents invariably mention the free ferry to Manhattan. They often cite the affordability of a place where one-bedroom apartments can cost less than half of what they go for in pricier parts of…

St. George’s Amenity-Laden Accolade Debuts $300K+ Condos

via Hana R. Alberts/Curbed.com St. George, the winner of the Curbed Cup, just unveiled its latest crop of waterfront condos. Developed by Meadow Partners, which bought the building when it was in foreclosure and re-did it from the ground up, the 101-unit building is located in Bay Street Landing, which is a gated community not far from the ferry pier…

Newest NY developments offer luxury, location — and value

via Max Gross and Jennifer Ceasar This has been a punishing winter for New Yorkers. Not the schizo temperature shifts (although, we concede, those weren’t exactly fun, either) — we’re talking about the lack of available residential real estate. According to the fourth quarter 2013 reports by appraisal firm Miller Samuel, NYC was at its…

Plan to Boost Staten Island ‘Downtown’

via LAURA KUSISTO/ The Wall Street Journal Staten Island sits just a half-hour ferry ride from the crowded shores of Lower Manhattan, but the area where passengers disembark presents a challenge for city officials and residents who hope to create an urban center in the city’s most suburban borough. In its last six months, the…

POINT OF VIEW

ST. GEORGES WATERFRONT AREA-SITE OF A REAL ESTATE BOOM NOT SEEN IN NEARLY A CENTURY— IS NOW HOME TO A MID-SIZED LUXURY APARTMENT COMPLEX AIMED DIRECTLY AT POTENTIAL BROOKLYN HEIGHTS AND WILLIAMSBURG BUYERS BY REGINA MOLARO Imagine living in a spacious, modern luxury home with spectacular views of the soaring Manhattan skyline and a charming…