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Vishaan Chakrabarti Makes the Case for “Affordable Urbanism”
July 31, 2013
When Vishaan Chakrabarti speaks, New York City’s real estate sector is known to sit up and take notice—which is why we are especially excited about his recent op-ed in Crain’s New York Business. In the editorial, Chakrabarti, who is the director of the Center for Urban Real Estate at Columbia University, makes a strong argument for continuing with the rapid pace of development in New York City, but also stresses on the need for building more affordable housing units in the city.Read More
New Fort Lauderdale Waterfront Development Takes Cues from Williamsburg
July 12, 2013
If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then Williamsburg should be feeling very proud of its real estate landscape right about now. A new development along the Downtown Fort Lauderdale waterfront in South Florida called Marina Lofts is being built with Brooklyn’s Williamsburg as its inspiration. The developer of the project, Asi Cymbal, a Brooklyn native, has taken the “urban cool” aesthetic characteristic of Williamsburg and transplanted into this new six-acre development along the New River in Fort Lauderdale.Read More