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  1. Brooklyn's retail rents are among America's priciestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crain's New York Business

    Renting a storefront along Williamsburg's Bedford Avenue is more expensive than on the toniest streets in Miami, Washington, D.C., and all but one Chicago strip, according to a new report by Brooklyn-based CPEX Real Estate. But Kings County is still cheaper than top shopping districts in San Francisco and Los Angeles.

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  2. Hu Kitchen UES | Le Boudoir cocktails | Maison Kayser expandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | New York Business.com

    Companies that would like to have details of openings published should submit descriptions following this format to [email protected] , with "New in Town" in the subject line. The Cambodian restaurant opened on the Upper East Side.

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  3. De Blasio drops 'tale of two cities' for potholes in State of the CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Crain's New York Business

    Bill de Blasio once eschewed the title of "pothole mayor," but in his annual State of the City speech, he made a case for himself as practical and focused on quality-of-life issues, moving away from the " tale of two cities " narrative that has defined him. De Blasio announced ambitious, long-term projects in his speech Thursday night in the Bronx, including a streetcar service from Brooklyn to Queens, the redevelopment of Governors Island and a $91 million revitalization of Far Rockaway.

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  4. De Blasio, forsaking rhetoric, focuses speech on development and potholesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | New York Business.com

    Bill de Blasio once eschewed the title of "pothole mayor," but in his annual State of the City speech, he made a case for himself as practical and focused on quality-of-life issues, moving away from the " tale of two cities " narrative that has defined him. De Blasio announced ambitious, long-term projects in his speech Thursday night in the Bronx, including a streetcar service from Brooklyn to Queens, the redevelopment of Governors Island and a $91 million revitalization of Far Rockaway.

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  5. Sneak peek at de Blasio streetcar's likely Queens-Brooklyn routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | New York Business.com

    The Queens-to-Brooklyn streetcar proposal backed by Mayor Bill de Blasio and sought by developers would connect isolated housing projects and Williamsburg's gold coast in a twisting tour of the waterfront, its planners said. The proposal, from Sam Schwartz Engineering, would start the streetcars in Queens by the New York City Housing Authority's Astoria Houses, according to engineer Harris Schechtman.

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  6. De Blasio to propose a $2.5 billion Brooklyn, Queens streetcarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | New York Business.com

    New York Mayor Bill de Blasio proposed a $2.5 billion streetcar system stretching from Sunset Park north to Astoria, Queens, linking neighborhoods with little or no subway service to downtown Brooklyn and Manhattan. The cost of a trip on a Metrocard would buy a ride along a 16-mile dedicated line at a speed of more than 11 miles per hour.

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  7. BAM's new prez talks about revitalizing Brooklyn - and how Brooklyn gives backRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | New York Business.com

    Katy Clark became president of the Brooklyn Academy of Music last August, taking the reins of the growing performing-arts complex from its celebrated chief of 16 years, Karen Brooks Hopkins. Clark previously ran the Orchestra of St. Luke's in Manhattan, where she spearheaded the campaign to build the much-heralded DiMenna Center for Classical Music, a $37 million home for the orchestra that also provides rehearsal and performance space for the city's musicians.

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  8. Dumbo developer sets its sights on the next hot Brooklyn neighorhood - GowanusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | New York Business.com

    The developer of the most expensive condo ever sold in Brooklyn is moving its headquarters to Gowanus - a neighborhood that the company believes will be the next Dumbo. for nearly $2.8 million at 431 Carroll St., where it plans a three-story building that will have ground-floor retail space and upper floors it will use for its offices.

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  9. Junior's takes its cheesecake and heads for the big timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Crain's New York Business

    We mean Junior's, baker of the velvety, melt-in-your mouth local legend that is its signature cheesecake. Under big-cheese Alan Rosen - the third-generation owner of the family business that has been serving this quintessential New York confection at the corner of Flatbush and DeKalb avenues since 1950 - Junior's cheesecake is going national, and beyond.

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  10. Citywide ferry service is chance to innovate - if we don't undercut itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Crain's New York Business

    In 2016, New York will look more like a city on the water than at any time in recent history. Waterfront areas that had been underutilized are rapidly becoming assets for employment, recreation and transportation.

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  11. The queen of pawns expands the family empireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Crain's New York Business

    Lauren Kaminsky grew up in a family of pawnbrokers: Her grandfather hocked watches, and seemingly every dinner-table discussion was about the price of gold. Yet when Kaminsky graduated from college in 2010, it took some convincing by her father, David, the CEO of EZ Pawn Corp., to join his business.

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  12. The flipping craze: Four commercial real estate resales worth notingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Crain's New York Business

    The city's rapidly appreciating real estate market in recent years has enabled property owners to reap hefty profits even if they did little to create value. In these four transactions last year, the rise was dramatic enough to prompt the landlord to cash in.

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  13. Russ & Daughters to open food court at Brooklyn industrial parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Crain's New York Business

    The Brooklyn Navy Yard announced Monday it has selected Russ & Daughters, a famed fourth-generation food company specializing in traditional Jewish snacks such as smoked fish, bagels and bialys, to operate a food court at what will become the industrial park's new public entranceway. The firm, which currently operates a shop and caf in Manhattan, will lease 14,000 square feet of manufacturing space at the yard.

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  14. The flipping craze: Four commercial real estate resales worth notingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Crain's New York Business

    The city's rapidly appreciating real estate market in recent years has enabled property owners to reap hefty profits even if they did little to create value. In these four transactions last year, the rise was dramatic enough to prompt the landlord to cash in.

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  15. NYC residential sales topped $10 billion in fourth quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Crain's New York Business

    Just over $10 billion worth of New York City homes traded hands during the fourth quarter of 2015, according to data released Wednesday by the Real Estate Board of New York. That figure was up 3% from a year earlier, which the board viewed as a sign of overall strength in the housing market.

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  16. Brooklyn firm goes solo, snags $48.5 million loan for retail project near Penn StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Crain's New York Business

    After spending years purchasing retail properties along West 34th Street together, Manhattan-based Chetrit Group and Brooklyn-based Cornell Realty Management have dissolved their partnership and split the parcels between them. Each will take 80 feet of frontage between Seventh and Eighth avenues.

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  17. Morgan Stanley moving Brooklyn back-office staff to Manhattan, not BangaloreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | New York Business.com

    But rather than move jobs to Bangalore, Salt Lake City or other low-cost locales where banks have sent jobs in recent years, Morgan Stanley plans to relocate staff to Manhattan, according to people familiar with the matter. The bank wouldn't comment on how many jobs would cross the East River, but several hundred people are now employed in the Brooklyn office.

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  18. Warby Parker opens a shop in BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Crain's New York Business

    Warby Parker is opening its first shop outside Manhattan. The eyeglass company has leased 2,080 square feet at 55 Bergen St. in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn, according to The Wall Street Journal .

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  19. East New York's transformation has started. Who is benefiting?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Crain's New York Business

    East New York and its immediate neighbors, Cypress Hills and Ocean Hill, make up one of the poorest sections of New York City. Median income is just under $32,000, according to 2012 Census estimates, well below the citywide median of $50,711.

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  20. Five New York real estate experts share their market predictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Crain's New York Business

    Michael Cohen : I don't think that the initial 25-basis-point rise in interest rates by the Federal Reserve will materially affect decision-making. Values won't tumble.

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