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WTC Construction Update: With Transit Hub on Horizon, Office Towers, Museum to Open By 2014

By November, the first of the four office buildings that will make up the new World Trade Center will be finished, with 1 WTC to follow in early 2014. Let’s take a quick look at where construction and development efforts stand across the rest of the site.

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Big, Bright, & Green: A Closer Look at the Future of Midtown West

Hudson Yards, Manhattan West, and associated infrastructure and transit improvements will transform the far West Side of Manhattan for good. Two recent panels discussed and revealed some important new insights on these two enormous projects, which will have wide-ranging effects on New York City’s real estate and construction industries.

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Targeting LEED Gold, Mixed-Use 837 Washington Street Tops Out in Meatpacking District

Rising above the shell of a landmarked former warehouse that was once part of the Gansevoort Market, construction on the planned LEED-CS Gold 837 Washington Street has topped out, but the developers are still targeting tenants for its retail and office components.

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Green 2.0: NYC to Open Clean Tech Startup Incubator in Brooklyn Tech Triangle

Calling digital products and services that leverage technology and data to improve the built environment “Green 2.0,” NYCEDC and NYU-Polytechnic are placing a new clean tech incubator in the Brooklyn Tech Triangle to try and replicate the start-up successes the tandem have already created through other incubator programs elsewhere in the city.

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With Term Sheet Signed, Richard Rogers’ LEED Gold 3 WTC Almost Ready to Rise

Thanks to a transaction that will resonate throughout New York City’s commercial real estate – and green building – industries, Silverstein Properties is close to moving forward with construction on the Richard Rogers-designed, LEED Gold-hopeful 3 World Trade Center.

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