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Real estate panel discusses booming Long Island City
Real estate panel discusses booming Long Island City
Business Angy Altamirano 5/02/2013 at 11:53AM

The Long Island City real estate community gathered for a morning discussion of the area’s market at a special breakfast on Thursday, April 25. Local real estate entrepreneurs met and shared their ideas over bagels and coffee. At a panel discussion moderated by realtor David Brause, participants shared views on the booming LIC real estate [...]

Change name of Long Island City to LIC, say officials, business leaders
Change name of Long Island City to LIC, say officials, business leaders
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 2/18/2013 at 5:55PM

In order to separate from the confusion of being mistaken with Long Island, officials and business leaders are looking to change the name of Long Island City to the “hip” abbreviation “LIC.” After meeting with travel agents from around the world to introduce them to New York, Rob MacKay of the Queens Tourism Council, frequently [...]

Three-bedrooms in demand as more families come to LIC
Three-bedrooms in demand as more families come to LIC
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/15/2012 at 8:15AM

Strollers are becoming a more familiar sight along the Long Island City waterfront. But they are not the only sign that more families are moving to the area. Increased demand for three-bedroom apartments, especially in the new residential buildings along the LIC waterfront, also reflects the changing demographic. “We are definitely seeing more people looking [...]

Rents, development grow along Long Island City’s waterfront
Rents, development grow along Long Island City’s waterfront
Business Cristabelle Tumola 6/27/2012 at 12:41PM

Watch out Williamsburg— Long Island City is quickly becoming the in-demand waterfront neighborhood. More renters are coming to the western Queens area for the short commute to midtown Manhattan — and for Long Island City’s growing amenities. The number of rental buildings is also rapidly developing in the neighborhood. Leading the way is TF Cornerstone, [...]

Hear That? It’s the Queens housing boom
News Michael Pantelidis 4/27/2012 at 11:19AM

With economies around the world foundering, the Queens housing market appears to be floating just fine. According to data from the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY), Queens had the most home sales of any borough in the first quarter of this year with 2,919 – representing a 13 percent increase from last year. [...]

End of an era in North Korea: Kim Jong Il dies after nearly two decades in power
End of an era in North Korea: Kim Jong Il dies after nearly two decades in power
News Jay Lane 12/19/2011 at 8:51AM

End of an era in North Korea: Kim Jong Il dies after nearly two decades in power North Korea’s Communist leader Kim Jong Il, whose nearly two-decade reign of power was marked by nuclear threats against his neighbors and a stifling of freedoms for his own people, has died. North Korean television announced Sunday night that [...]