Loft Construction Making Changes with Gregory L. Spatz

Jan 31, 18 Loft Construction Making Changes with Gregory L. Spatz

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There is a fascinating trend today to transform old, run-down spaces into vibrant lofts and work spaces. One of the ways that companies, like the United States Construction Corporation with Gregory L. Spatz, are doing so is to have storefront spaces on the bottom floor and then to have loft living on the second and higher floors....

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Trending with Ashwin Kumar Vasan

It’s always interesting to learn more about the people behind the hedge funds that many New Yorkers invest in. As the Chief Investment Officer and founder of Trend Capital Management LP, Ashwin Kumar Vasan brings an extensive background in finance to his current work. He has a B.A. in Economics from the University of Nebraska and...

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Aksia Encourages a Learning Culture

Jan 28, 18 Aksia Encourages a Learning Culture

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At New York-based Aksia, a financial services company where Jim Vos is CEO, employees are encouraged to keep learning and expanding their horizons. “In my past career, I saw the challenges created by fiefdoms and rivalries, but we never set out to establish a particular culture,” Jim Vos said. “We encourage...

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Art Deco and Neoclassical Coming Together in Williamsburg

Dec 25, 17 Art Deco and Neoclassical Coming Together in Williamsburg

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The area is being cleared and the foundations being dug in preparation for the construction of Brooklyn’s newest combo project: The Dime Savings Bank /Residential tower. Proceeding apace, Williamsburg’s historic Dime Savings Bank will see a specially designed 248-foot tower rise adjacent, incorporating the Dime’s neoclassical...

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Aksia Hedge Fund is Recipient of Awards in 2017

Nov 09, 17 Aksia Hedge Fund is Recipient of Awards in 2017

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This past year was a good year for the research and portfolio advisory firm Aksia. With over $70 billion in assets under management, Aksia serves institutional investors. The company offers research and portfolio advice to experienced pension plans, insurance companies, government-related institutions and others. Aksia’s main...

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Florida Developer Purchases Jehovah Witness Building: Converting to Luxury Senior Living

Nov 05, 17 Florida Developer Purchases Jehovah Witness Building: Converting to Luxury Senior Living

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A building in Brooklyn which was the property of Jehovah’s Witnesses was sold to a developer based in Florida, the Wall Street Journal reported. The developer, Kayne Anderson, paid $200 million for the 16-story apartment building located in Brooklyn Heights. The developer renamed the building The Watermark at Brooklyn Heights,...

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