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The Temasek Review
Geylang Is Rental Cluster Of Choice With No Shortfall Of Renters In The Last 15 Years « Economics « Opinion « TR EMERITUSSingapore-founded startup and property portal 99.co presents its views and roun
Geylang Is Rental Cluster Of Choice With No Shortfall Of Renters In The Last 15 Years « Economics « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted yesterday
Singapore-founded startup and property portal 99.co presents its views and roundup for the week. Helping consumers make the best decisions by finding a home they’ll love, digital residential site 99.co postulates the following insights based on... Read more
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Boston Globe
Where high-end condos rise, high-end appliances followIf there was any doubt left that the old South Boston waterfront has become amo
Where high-end condos rise, high-end appliances follow
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
If there was any doubt left that the old South Boston waterfront has become among the city’s toniest addresses, an appliance showroom coming to the neighborhood should put that to rest. The high-end purveyor will feature refrigerators costing as much... Read more
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News.com.au
Perth heatwave: Elizabeth Quay water park out of actionThe hot, dry water park at Elizabeth Quay on Saturday. Photo: Ross Swanborough
Perth heatwave: Elizabeth Quay water park out of action
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
The hot, dry water park at Elizabeth Quay on Saturday. Photo: Ross Swanborough JUST a week after its grand opening, the hugely popular water park at Elizabeth Quay is out of action – and the timing couldn’t be worse with the onset on a five-day... Read more
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Boston Herald
Developer eyes add-on to S. End office siteThe addition of more than 200,000 square feet of office space is planned across
Developer eyes add-on to S. End office site
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
The addition of more than 200,000 square feet of office space is planned across from the mixed-use Ink Block project on Harrison Avenue in the South End, where steady development is transforming the Boston neighborhood. A development team of... Read more
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Perth Now
Elizabeth Quay water park out of actionThe hot, dry water park at Elizabeth Quay on Saturday. Photo: Ross Swanborough
Elizabeth Quay water park out of action
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
The hot, dry water park at Elizabeth Quay on Saturday. Photo: Ross Swanborough JUST a week after its grand opening, the hugely popular water park at Elizabeth Quay is out of action – and the timing couldn’t be worse with the onset on a five-day... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston Redevelopment Authority moves up start times of meetingsIn what may be a sign of the times in Boston’s real estate boom, the city’s dev
Boston Redevelopment Authority moves up start times of meetings
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
In what may be a sign of the times in Boston’s real estate boom, the city’s development agency is changing the time it starts its board meetings, moving them up two hours in the day, so they don’t extend so late. Starting Thursday, the... Read more
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Boston Globe
New office building headed for the South EndEven more development could soon be coming to a hot corner of the South End. D
New office building headed for the South End
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Even more development could soon be coming to a hot corner of the South End. Developers filed preliminary plans with the Boston Redevelopment Authority this week to put a 216,000 square foot office building on the site of a parking garage at 321... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
Refresh Appalachia hiring Mingo County Crew MembersStaff Report WILLIAMSON – The Mingo County Redevelopment Authority announced t
Refresh Appalachia hiring Mingo County Crew Members
Williamson Daily News / Posted yesterday
Staff Report WILLIAMSON – The Mingo County Redevelopment Authority announced today that applications are being accepted for two crew member openings on the newly formed Refresh Appalachia Mingo County Agriculture Crew. Leasha Johnson, executive... Read more
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The Advocate
Rezoning sought for Entergy site, Goodwood Plantation, Highland Road siteA rezoning for the old Entergy site on Government Street, a subdivision plan fo
Rezoning sought for Entergy site, Goodwood Plantation, Highland Road site
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
A rezoning for the old Entergy site on Government Street, a subdivision plan for Goodwood Plantation and the site plan for a luxury senior apartment complex on Highland Road have been submitted to the city-parish Planning Commission. The East Baton... Read more
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Boston Globe
General Electric homes in on Fort Point Channel siteIn its search for a new home in Boston, General Electric has zeroed in one of t
General Electric homes in on Fort Point Channel site
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
In its search for a new home in Boston, General Electric has zeroed in one of the unique corners of Fort Point. The company is taking a hard look at a complex of older buildings where Summer Street meets the Channel, according to several people... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton passes residency waiver for city business administratorScranton City Council on Thursday approved Mayor Bill Courtright’s request for
Scranton passes residency waiver for city business administrator
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Scranton City Council on Thursday approved Mayor Bill Courtright’s request for an indefinite residency waiver for Business Administrator David Bulzoni, who lives in Newton Twp. Council voted 4-1, with President Joe Wechsler and members Pat Rogan,... Read more
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WA Today
Elizabeth Quay water playground bone dryHot day + hot kids + dry water park = :( Photo: Ray Sparvell There's no worse
Elizabeth Quay water playground bone dry
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Hot day + hot kids + dry water park = :( Photo: Ray Sparvell There's no worse combination than a hot day, hot kids and a water park that doesn't work. Cottesloe children Harriet, 12, Thea, 10, Romily, 5 and Griffith, 7, were hoping to cool off at... Read more
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Boston Globe
It’s time to get rid of the Winthrop Square Garage, once and for allWhere Bill McGonagle sees an opportunity to improve housing, Shirley Kressel se
It’s time to get rid of the Winthrop Square Garage, once and for all
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Where Bill McGonagle sees an opportunity to improve housing, Shirley Kressel sees a likely land grab. McGonagle, head of the Boston Housing Authority, and Kressel, a longtime antidevelopment activist, have never met, but they anchor either end of a... Read more
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The Advocate
Council agrees to let actor Wendell Pierce, ex-mayoral candidate Troy Henry demolish St. Claude Avenue propertyIn a move that showcased racial tensions in rapidly gentrifying neighborhoods a
Council agrees to let actor Wendell Pierce, ex-mayoral candidate Troy Henry demolish St. Claude Avenue property
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
In a move that showcased racial tensions in rapidly gentrifying neighborhoods and pitted preservationists against developers, a divided New Orleans City Council approved the demolition of a former St. Claude Avenue auto parts store on Thursday. The... Read more
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The Advocate
Rezoning sought for Entergy site, Goodwood Plantation, Highland Road siteA rezoning for the old Entergy site on Government Street, a subdivision plan fo
Rezoning sought for Entergy site, Goodwood Plantation, Highland Road site
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
A rezoning for the old Entergy site on Government Street, a subdivision plan for Goodwood Plantation and the site plan for luxury senior apartment complex on Highland Road have been submitted to the city-parish Planning Commission. The East Baton... Read more
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The Advocate
Several Metro Council members voice support, concern for embattled East Baton Rouge Redevelopment AuthoritySeveral Metro Council members showed their support and concern for the East Bat
Several Metro Council members voice support, concern for embattled East Baton Rouge Redevelopment Authority
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Several Metro Council members showed their support and concern for the East Baton Rouge Parish Redevelopment Authority, a blight-elimination agency in financial exigency set to run out of money by the middle of next year. The East Baton Rouge Parish... Read more
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The Advocate
RDA approves budget to survive another year, with hopes of getting funding from a new mayorThe East Baton Rouge Redevelopment Authority approved a 2016 budget Friday that
RDA approves budget to survive another year, with hopes of getting funding from a new mayor
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
The East Baton Rouge Redevelopment Authority approved a 2016 budget Friday that guarantees the financially strapped organization will operate at least another year and potentially find favor with a new mayor willing to fund the organization. The RDA... Read more
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The Advocate
Its funds dwindling, Baton Rouge redevelopment agency looks for new revenue sources to fight blightThe agency tasked with reviving blighted areas in East Baton Rouge Parish is in
Its funds dwindling, Baton Rouge redevelopment agency looks for new revenue sources to fight blight
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
The agency tasked with reviving blighted areas in East Baton Rouge Parish is in a state of emergency and has been for more than a year as its limited funding continues to dwindle. But officials with the East Baton Rouge Redevelopment Authority say... Read more
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The Advocate
Duke talks changes at planning departmentWhen he took over as city-parish planning director in June, Frank Duke promised
Duke talks changes at planning department
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
When he took over as city-parish planning director in June, Frank Duke promised he would wait six months before making any radical changes. Now that Duke has been on the job for eight months, he’s ready to start making changes to improve the quality... Read more
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The Advocate
Plan for Entergy site wins approvalThe East Baton Rouge Parish Redevelopment Authority approved a predevelopment p
Plan for Entergy site wins approval
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
The East Baton Rouge Parish Redevelopment Authority approved a predevelopment plan for the Entergy site on Government Street on Thursday and hopes to have a developer working on the 6.2-acre site at the start of 2016. The plan was developed using... Read more
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The Advocate
Rezoning sought for Entergy site, Goodwood Plantation, Highland Road siteA rezoning for the old Entergy site on Government Street, a subdivision plan fo
Rezoning sought for Entergy site, Goodwood Plantation, Highland Road site
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
A rezoning for the old Entergy site on Government Street, a subdivision plan for Goodwood Plantation and the site plan for luxury senior apartment complex on Highland Road have been submitted to the city-parish Planning Commission. The East Baton... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Dollars for downtown: Grant could help downtown businesses, ...Monday night, Jennifer Bergman, Brainerd Housing and Redevelopment Authority ex
Dollars for downtown: Grant could help downtown businesses, ...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Monday night, Jennifer Bergman, Brainerd Housing and Redevelopment Authority executive director, informed the Brained City Council the city had made it to the next round of an application process for a Small Cities Development Program grant... Read more
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MLive.com
3 projects, 552 apartments get green light for tax breaksThe projects, representing an investment of more than $220 million, got approva
3 projects, 552 apartments get green light for tax breaks
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
The projects, representing an investment of more than $220 million, got approval to seek reimbursement for their site preparation and parking improvements by the city's Brownfield Redevelopment Authority. Final approval will be required by the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Elizabeth Quay ad spend not propaganda: WA GovtElizabeth Quay advertising spend not propaganda, Government says An advertisin
Elizabeth Quay ad spend not propaganda: WA Govt
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Elizabeth Quay advertising spend not propaganda, Government says An advertising campaign costing more than $200,000 promoting the opening of Perth's Elizabeth Quay is "money well spent", the WA Planning Minister insists, amid claims from Labor that... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Schulte, Look re-elected HRA, rail authority chairpersonsAnoka County Commissioners Scott Schulte and Matt Look were unanimously re-elec
Schulte, Look re-elected HRA, rail authority chairpersons
ABC Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
Anoka County Commissioners Scott Schulte and Matt Look were unanimously re-elected chairpersons of the Anoka County Housing and Redevelopment Authority and Anoka County Regional Rail Authority, respectively, at the 2016 organizational meetings of... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
WCCBI CEO helping to promote ‘Hiring Heroes Initiative’ in northwestern PA, Warren County"Now our job is to make northwest Pennsylvania attractive to veterans for speci
WCCBI CEO helping to promote ‘Hiring Heroes Initiative’ in northwestern PA, Warren County
Warren Times Observer / Posted 3 days ago
"Now our job is to make northwest Pennsylvania attractive to veterans for specific reasons," he said. As one of the top four states in the nation with veteran relocation inward, even without an active military installation, according to Decker,... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Sugar Grove Hardwood rezoning issue is tabledAn application to rezone the Sugar Grove Hardwood property located along Route
Sugar Grove Hardwood rezoning issue is tabled
Warren Times Observer / Posted 3 days ago
An application to rezone the Sugar Grove Hardwood property located along Route 62 in Pleasant Township from Residential-1 to Business Transitional (BT) has been tabled until April, when the property owner and his lawyer will be available to attend... Read more
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York Daily Record
Banks find new life as restaurantsFormer bank branches, with their vaults and unique layouts, can be a challenge
Banks find new life as restaurants
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Former bank branches, with their vaults and unique layouts, can be a challenge to lease or sell, experts say. But with their usually prime locations, they can be attractive for other uses. Athan Margetas wanted to open a second location of The Vault... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Pittsburgh’s St. Clair neighborhood to get an urban farm and new housingLast week, nearly 60 people gathered in the Ormsby Avenue Cafe in Pittsburgh’s
Pittsburgh’s St. Clair neighborhood to get an urban farm and new housing
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 4 days ago
Last week, nearly 60 people gathered in the Ormsby Avenue Cafe in Pittsburgh’s St. Clair neighborhood to hear from the Hilltop Alliance about how their neighborhood could be transformed. The Hilltop Alliance is a nonprofit that serves St. Clair, as... Read more
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Daily Press
One Newport News public housing complex fails inspection, two barely passNEWPORT NEWS — Two aging Southeast Community public housing complexes that fail
One Newport News public housing complex fails inspection, two barely pass
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS — Two aging Southeast Community public housing complexes that failed their 2014 inspections are now passing, but a third is now failing, the latest scores from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development show. Lassiter Courts,... Read more
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Edison Metuchen Sentinel
Camp Kilmer eyed for more affordable housing | February 4, 2016By JACQUELINE DURETT Correspondent Edison is preparing for the possibility of
Camp Kilmer eyed for more affordable housing | February 4, 2016
Edison Metuchen Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
By JACQUELINE DURETT Correspondent Edison is preparing for the possibility of being required to add more affordable housing units by looking again to a site that’s already been useful for that purpose: the former Camp Kilmer. The Department of... Read more
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Boston Herald
Developer on Mission to build South Huntington Ave. housingA mixed-use project with 38 residential units and commercial/retail and restaur
Developer on Mission to build South Huntington Ave. housing
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
A mixed-use project with 38 residential units and commercial/retail and restaurant space is planned for a stretch of South Huntington Avenue in Boston’s Mission Hill neighborhood. Walter Huntington LLC, led by developer Doug George of Dorchester,... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Concord: Guy Bjerke initially passed over to lead weapons station projectCONCORD -- Guy Bjerke, hired last year as Concord's director of community reuse
Concord: Guy Bjerke initially passed over to lead weapons station project
Inside Bay Area / Posted 5 days ago
CONCORD -- Guy Bjerke, hired last year as Concord's director of community reuse planning, initially did not make the cut for the high-profile job after a panel of experts said he lacked the experience to lead the Concord Naval Weapons Station... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Guy Bjerke initially passed over to lead weapons station projectCONCORD -- Guy Bjerke, hired last year as Concord's director of community reuse
Guy Bjerke initially passed over to lead weapons station project
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
CONCORD -- Guy Bjerke, hired last year as Concord's director of community reuse planning, initially did not make the cut for the high-profile job after a panel of experts said he lacked the experience to lead the Concord Naval Weapons Station... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Commercial Real Estate Sectors to Watch | Student HousingEDINBURG, TX—Domus Development will break ground in May 2016 for Legends Edinbu
Commercial Real Estate Sectors to Watch | Student Housing
GlobeSt.com / Posted 5 days ago
EDINBURG, TX—Domus Development will break ground in May 2016 for Legends Edinburg, which will bring 566 beds to the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s Edinburg campus. CHICAGO, WEST LAFAYETTE, IN—In order to maximize its return, PPI sold the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
150 people who made Scranton great - Bernard BlierScranton was built by and for the anthracite coal industry. When the industry m
150 people who made Scranton great - Bernard Blier
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Scranton was built by and for the anthracite coal industry. When the industry moved on in the 1950s, the city’s infrastructure was left behind. Coal was dead and Scranton was its graveyard. Bernard Blier helped build a bridge to the future. Head of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
MRA debt forecast to peak at $445m in 2015-2016WA's Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority debt forecast to peak at $445m, repor
MRA debt forecast to peak at $445m in 2015-2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
WA's Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority debt forecast to peak at $445m, report shows Photo: Planning Minister John Day (L), joins WA Premier Colin Barnett, Lord Mayor Lisa Scaffidi and children to officially open Elizabeth Quay, one of the MRA's... Read more
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WA Today
Day defends 'confidentiality' blackoutPlanning Minister said the MRA withheld figures because it did not want to flag
Day defends 'confidentiality' blackout
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
Planning Minister said the MRA withheld figures because it did not want to flag expected revenue targets. Western Australia's planning authority will be asked to reassess the extent to which it hides information about major public projects behind a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Purchase of Hill District apartments hailed in efforts to retain discount-rate housing – TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods A St. Louis-based real estate development...
Purchase of Hill District apartments hailed in efforts to retain discount-rate housing
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
– TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods A St. Louis-based real estate development... Read more
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News.com.au
WA govt defends 'confidentiality' blackout Western Australia's planning authority will be asked to reassess the extent t
WA govt defends 'confidentiality' blackout
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
Western Australia's planning authority will be asked to reassess the extent to which it hides information about major public projects behind a wall of confidentiality claims. In its annual operation plan,... Read more
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Perth Now
WA govt defends 'confidentiality' blackout Western Australia's planning authority will be asked to reassess the extent t
WA govt defends 'confidentiality' blackout
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
Western Australia's planning authority will be asked to reassess the extent to which it hides information about major public projects behind a wall of confidentiality claims. In its annual operation plan,... Read more
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Perth Now
Minister defends confidentiality blackoutPlanning Minister John Day says figures were withheld for revenue-target reason
Minister defends confidentiality blackout
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
Planning Minister John Day says figures were withheld for revenue-target reasons. WA’S planning authority will be asked to reassess the extent to which it hides information about major public projects behind a wall of confidentiality claims. In its... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kranji Marshes, Singapore's largest freshwater marshland, now open to visitorsSINGAPORE: The Kranji Marshes wetlands — at 56.8 hectares the largest freshwate
Kranji Marshes, Singapore's largest freshwater marshland, now open to visitors
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Kranji Marshes wetlands — at 56.8 hectares the largest freshwater marshland in Singapore — were officially opened on Monday (Feb 1), with guided tours starting at the end of the month. Located next to Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve, the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the townsLackawanna County The county commissioners on Wednesday made the new administr
Around the towns
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Lackawanna County The county commissioners on Wednesday made the new administration’s first round of appointments to various county boards and authorities. They included: n Reappointing Scranton resident John Pocius to the planning commission and... Read more
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Boston Globe
BU’s oldest dorm is getting a makeoverMartin Luther King, Jr. met his future wife, Coretta, in Myles Standish Hall in
BU’s oldest dorm is getting a makeover
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
Martin Luther King, Jr. met his future wife, Coretta, in Myles Standish Hall in the ’50s, when the huge brick dormitory on Boston University’s campus was only a few years old. Except for a few cosmetic fixes, the building hasn’t been touched since BU... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
150 people who made Scranton great - Mayor James T HanlonMayor James T. Hanlon’s door was always open. When City Hall closed each day,
150 people who made Scranton great - Mayor James T Hanlon
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Mayor James T. Hanlon’s door was always open. When City Hall closed each day, Scranton’s first full-time mayor welcomed all comers into his office to chat and have a cocktail. Mayor Hanlon, who served from 1946 to 1962, was a teetotaler, but... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Commercial Real Estate Sectors to Watch | RetailTORONTO—Spokesmen for Brookfield and General Growth Properties declined to comm
Commercial Real Estate Sectors to Watch | Retail
GlobeSt.com / Posted 8 days ago
TORONTO—Spokesmen for Brookfield and General Growth Properties declined to comment on a Reuters report that the Toronto-based asset manager was exploring an acquisition of the 66% of the shopping center REIT it doesn’t already own. MIAMI—Could a... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Commercial Real Estate Sectors to Watch | OfficeMIAMI—Could a personalized intelligence feed shake up the commercial real estat
Commercial Real Estate Sectors to Watch | Office
GlobeSt.com / Posted 8 days ago
MIAMI—Could a personalized intelligence feed shake up the commercial real estate industry? RE Console, a Rokk3r Labs company, believes it will. RE… ATLANTA—Barrett Lakes Center, a three-property class A office development within Atlanta’s Town... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Elizabeth Quay likely to be finished within a decade: WA PremierElizabeth Quay likely to be finished within a decade, WA Premier says West Aus
Elizabeth Quay likely to be finished within a decade: WA Premier
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
Elizabeth Quay likely to be finished within a decade, WA Premier says West Australian Premier Colin Barnett has downplayed fears the Elizabeth Quay precinct will not be fully developed for more than a decade, ahead of the opening of the landmark... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Perth CBD's showpiece Elizabeth Quay finally opened to publicElizabeth Quay, Perth CBD's new $440m showpiece, finally opened to public West
Perth CBD's showpiece Elizabeth Quay finally opened to public
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
Elizabeth Quay, Perth CBD's new $440m showpiece, finally opened to public West Australian Premier Colin Barnett has officially opened Elizabeth Quay in a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the $440 million development in Perth's Central Business... Read more
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