Ilya Marritz

Ilya Marritz appears in the following:

Big Business Walks Away from the President — Sort of

Friday, August 18, 2017

President Trump has disbanded his CEO advisory councils, but many former execs are still part of an administration that's been mostly friendly to big business. 


Kushner Accused of Fleecing Brooklyn Tenants

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Housing advocates say the President's son-in-law is overcharging tenants on rent.


Greater New York’s Growing Wage Gap

Thursday, August 10, 2017

The best paid workers had the most to gain over the last 35 years.


Hot, Pregnant, and Far from Home in the 1977 Blackout

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Forty years ago, a series of lightning strikes plunged New York into darkness, leaving residents to find their way home in difficult circumstances. This is one of their stories.


Trump Campaign Tip Came from Family with Local Ties

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

The family friends who connected Donald Trump, Jr., with a Russian lawyer are Russian-Azerbaijani and have homes in Manhattan and northern New Jersey.


Trump Hotel Tells Workers Not To Leak

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The White House says it doesn't want leaks. Neither does President Trump's family business.

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Before His Qatar Tweets, Trump's Qatar Ties

Friday, June 09, 2017

Long before becoming President, Donald Trump appears to have sold a luxury condo to a Qatari royal.

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From Tax Codes to Traffic, a Megamall’s Risks

Monday, June 05, 2017

The colossal mall being planned in the New Jersey Meadowlands could finally become a reality. But there are risks. 

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The Financier, the Son-in-Law, and the Saudis

Friday, June 02, 2017

The connections between the Trump administration's $110 billion deal with Saudi Arabia and that country's $20 billion investment in a Blackstone infrastructure fund.

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City Begins Closing Wells Fargo Bank Accounts After Scandal

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Following a scandal, Wells Fargo loses privileges with New York City.


The President, His Business Partner, and the Fundraiser

Friday, May 26, 2017

What you find when you dig into the world of Donald Trump and Jared Kushner’s businesses, pension funds, and big-time political fundraisers.  

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Trump and Kushner’s Little-Known Business Partner

Thursday, May 25, 2017

CIM Group does not have much name recognition, but its ties to the businesses of the President and his son-in-law raise conflict of interest questions.

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Trump SoHo Plans Layoffs

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Business appears to be suffering at the Trump SoHo, with corporate bookings down and turn-down service on the chopping block. Is the president the problem?

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Could an Outlet Mall Revive Staten Island’s Sleepy North Shore?

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Scheduled to open next year, Empire Outlets will test the idea that discount shopping can bring economic activity to Staten Island.

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Manafort's New York Property Purchases Under Investigation

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Two powerful prosecutors look into the former Trump campaign manager's puzzling real estate transactions.


The Decline of J. Crew, and Branded Fashion

Friday, May 12, 2017

Like many retailers, J. Crew is fighting a mighty foe — the Internet.

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While City Ramps Up Airbnb Enforcement, a New Bill Aims to Appease All Sides

Tuesday, May 02, 2017

One lawmaker says it’s time for a new approach

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President Trump Is Still Resigning from His Businesses

Thursday, April 27, 2017

President Donald Trump is about to hit the one hundred day mark of his presidency, with many of his promises unfulfilled. WNYC and ProPublica found another one.


Christie's No to a Cross-Hudson Tunnel Is Now a Yes

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Seven years after the governor canceled the in-progress ARC Tunnel project, he's now calling for the federal government to come through with funds for the Gateway tunnel project.

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A Tough Time for Retail Workers to Demand Better Benefits

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

For unionized workers at Bloomingdale's flagship store, it will take more than rallies and inflatable rats to get a better contract.