John Martelotti

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Here's Why New York Real Estate Developers Are Richer Than Ever

In 2007, the real estate market was at it’s then-peak. In New York City and elsewhere, though, the bubble was about to burst. Major players like Jerry Speyer would go on to forfeit multi-billion dollar deals, like Tishman Speyer’s $5.4 billion Stuyvesant Town and Peter Cooper Village project. …

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De Blasio’s Ties to Real-Estate Industry Are Scrutinized

New York City mayor’s close alliance to developers surfaces as investigators look at political donations<p>Mayor Bill de Blasio has developed a close relationship with New York City’s real estate sector and accepted millions of dollars in donations from the industry’s executives, ties that are coming …

Your New York vs. Non-New York Real-Estate Options

As New York real-estate prices continue their inexorable climb, those residents with masochistic tendencies cannot help but wonder what their money would fetch in other locales. Take a look at these side-by-side comparisons of similarly priced listings in New York City and less costly parts of the …

10 US cities where an entry-level salary is barely enough to make rent

Graduating from college and entering the job market is an exciting time - you'll be given opportunities that you hadn't had previously, like moving to a new city and figuring out how many times you can eat cereal for dinner in one month.<p>So what do the 1.85 million students projected to earn a …

Opinion: Stock market’s new real estate sector gives REITs a home

They say location is everything in real estate.<p>Come Sept. 1, equity REITs (real estate investment trusts) will change their location in the U.S. …