The Round-Up: Friday

  • Lehman Brothers nears lease in Time & Life Building.
  • [Crain’s]

  • Mortgage rates highest since October.
  • [CNN/Money]

  • Spitzer favors keeping Starrett City as it is.
  • [NY Times]

  • Vornado edges ahead in Equity Office bidding.
  • [NY Times]

  • Sushi Samba reaches deal with city over rooftop deck.
  • [NY Post]

  • Bush supports JFK rail-link to downtown Manhattan.
  • [NY Post]

  • Bad landlords get city money to house homeless.
  • [Daily News]

  • City Council OKs mild new oversight for builders.
  • [NY Sun]

  • Big hurdles for new PATH Station at ground zero. [NY Sun]

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