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HUNTERS POINT SOUTH PARK PHASE 2 TO OPEN LATE JUNE

On the firing line at Astoria Seafood

On the firing line at Astoria Seafood

TWO of my writers were poached by The New Yorker this month so I’ve had to rely on my own faculties to dig up scoops.  Fortunately in a quick perusal of the Hunters Point Parks Conservancy’s newsletter I caught a recap of their community meeting last night which revealed that Phase 2 of Hunters Point Park South will open in late June according to a presenter at the meeting from the EDC.  This is the southern portion of the park, past the volleyball court/LIC Landing, which is supposed to be more “contemplative” and which will NOT include a playground for older kids.  As a consolation the HPPC newsletter also reported that The Wizard of Oz will be the first movie they present at the Oval this year on May 18.

//MORE real estate news for you RE junkies, and in my mind this one’s a big one. Continue reading

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COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE NIRVANA IN LONG ISLAND CITY

Massive floor plates in LIC's 'The Factory'

Massive floor plates in LIC’s ‘The Factory’

This morning Bisnow held it’s first-ever commercial real estate event focused on Queens, and it was a real eye-opener, literally.  It took place at The Factory workspace, and upon entering the building one could feel that a whole new Long Island City was forming. Continue reading

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