Jackson Heights travel agency owner faces 15 years for customer fraud


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A Jackson Heights travel agency owner is accused of stealing relaxing getaways and loads of cash from customers, some of whom she left stranded at the airport with canceled tickets, prosecutors said.

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Open call for Queens-based LGBTQ performing artists for Jackson Heights concert


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Flushing Town Hall is looking for LGBTQ entertainers to help kick off Pride Month in Jackson Heights this June with music, words and the performing arts.

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Selling Point: Retail property in Jackson Heights fetches $16.4 million and more sales


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Photos courtesy of Scott Bintner/ PropertyShark

A couple of buildings located on the Jackson Heights commercial strip and an apartment building with nearly 50 units in Flushing highlight this week’s big transactions in the borough, based on city records.

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Medical company moving to Jackson Heights Shopping Center


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Photos courtesy of Muss Development and Scott Bintner/PropertyShark 

Jackson Heights Cardiovascular Associates, a firm that offers cardiovascular imaging, ultrasound and medical billing, among other services, signed a 10-year lease for a 13,780-square-foot space in the recently revitalized shopping complex.

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The challenge of buying in Jackson Heights: Q&A with Michael Carfagna


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THE COURIER/Photo by Liam La Guerre

Michael Carfagna, principal and founder of MPC Properties LLC, has been selling real estate in Jackson Heights for the past 16 years. He recently spoke to Real Estate Editor Liam La Guerre about the inventory issue in the neighborhood.

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15-story mixed-use building to rise on site of former Jackson Heights church


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Photo courtesy of Scott Bintner/PropertyShark 

Permits were filed to the Buildings Department to construct a 15-story, 139-unit mixed-use residential, retail and community building at the site of a former church located at 71-17 Roosevelt Ave., which is adjacent to the elevated 7 train tracks.

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