Janet Babin appears in the following:
Sunday, April 13, 2014
Luna Park Opens, but the Cyclone is too scary for some.
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Preservationists versus progress on 57th Street. Progress wins.
Wednesday, April 02, 2014
City vows to make workforce development more relevant.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
The city could start requiring developers to set aside up to 30 percent of new construction for affordable units.
Monday, March 17, 2014
Did the Hudson Yards developer violate the federal Fair Housing Act?
Wednesday, March 05, 2014
Should developers be forced to build affordable housing?
Monday, March 03, 2014
At the last minute, the Domino Sugar deal moves the needle on affordable housing. Originally, the developer had promised 100,000 less square feet of affordable space.
Friday, February 28, 2014
Mayor de Blasio is signalling that affordable housing is how he’s going to get New York City to be more equitable.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Do renters pay higher property tax than owners?
Monday, February 17, 2014
Central Park is hosting its last carriage rides, if Mayor de Blasio has his way.
Friday, February 07, 2014
Asserting that his administration will take an "entirely different approach" to city planning, Mayor Bill de Blasio named Carl Weisbrod as New York City Planning Commissioner.
Friday, January 31, 2014
Thursday, January 30, 2014
The New York-New Jersey Super Bowl Host Committee says the game will generate between $500 and $600 million of projected economic activity for the region. But hotel prices are falling and tickets to the game have taken a dip--kind of like the temperature in the Northeast in recent days.
Thursday, January 09, 2014
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced a major reform in how traders and investment firms use analyst survey reports.
Market analysts study companies extensively and know key metrics before most investors. So if investors could survey analyst reports ahead of other customers, it would give these traders an unfair ...
Thursday, January 09, 2014
In a section of central Harlem, the median income has doubled in the last decade. But not everyone in the neighborhood is being lifted by the rising tide.
Friday, January 03, 2014
The last quarter of the year saw a surge in Manhattan real estate transactions that set records for sales, inventory and high prices.
Monday, December 23, 2013
Glen could face more challenges than her predecessor - she'll be expected to play the carrot and stick game, without the carrots. De Blasio has said he will end corporate subsides and tax breaks that by his tally cost the city $250 million a year.
Friday, December 20, 2013
Additional information has been released about the pending joint venture between Atlantic Yards developer Forest City Enterprises and Shanghai-based Greenland Group and the development at Atlantic Yards.
Monday, December 16, 2013
Atlantic Yards developer Forest City Enterprises has a new majority investor in the 22-acre mixed use project in Prospect Heights, the Shanghai-based Greenland Group.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
"I've spent the bulk of my career trying to work on behalf of the poor," Barrios-Paoli said at a press conference Thursday. "It is incredibly exciting for me to be in an administration that really makes that a central tenet."