Thursday Breakfast Roundup: Another Councilwoman, Another Real Estate Embarrassment

  • Posted at 9:46, July 18, 2014
  • By QuidnuncRE Staff

Mortgage applications are up, homeowner associations have alot of problems, and the Landmarks Preservation Commission skewers a landlord--which happens to be the City of New York.  And much more for your AM reading--eight items and 13 links. Click through now and get going.

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Your Wednesday Morning Real Estate Essentials

  • Posted at 2:53, January 08, 2014
  • By QuidnuncRE Staff

Tishman Speyer in China; Councilwoman Melissa Mark-Viverito on the hotseat today even before there is a council speaker vote; NYU loses in court but says it will continue to develop the Village anyway, and much more--12 real estate items and 23 links.

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Council Speaker Candidate Didn't Report Rental Income

  • Posted at 2:37, January 06, 2014
  • By QuidnuncRE Staff

The Daily News, which already has called for rejecting Melissa Mark-Viverito's City Counsel speaker candidacy because of her status in obtaining a city-issued noninterest real estate loan, now says she is not adequately reporting income from the three units she has developed in East Harlem.

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QuidnuncRE Weekend: Council Speaker Candidate's Real Estate Vetting

Melissa Mark-Viverito

Melissa Mark-Viverito's recent steady path to a vote next week that she says will install her as City Council speaker is suddenly receiving close-up scrutiny that centers on her real estate dealings--her own as well as her work in the Upper West Side community the councilwoman represents.  It comes at the time an article appears that her potential rival--who recently has been tagged as nothing less than an enemy of development--may not be such a bad guy after all.  

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