The Round-Up: Thursday

  • Wal-Mart ‘would like to be’ in the outer-boroughs.
  • [Crain’s]

  • Hamptons rental season strongest since ’03?
  • [NY Sun]

  • ‘Keen’ demand among investors for city rental properties.
  • [NY Sun]

  • Meet the city’s new urban-design director.
  • [NY Sun]

  • Large rezoning in Jamaica faces opposition.
  • [NY Sun]

  • Concrete on the rise in New York projects.
  • [NY Sun]

  • City Council members gloat over Wal-Mart concession.
  • [NY Sun]

  • Former Elad CFO blames firing on not being Israeli.
  • [NY Sun]

  • Sander picks former boss to head subways, buses.
  • [NY Post]

  • Sarah Ferguson buying in Cipriani Club Residences.
  • [NY Post]

  • Council OKs tax benefits for Mitchell-Lama projects.
  • [NY Times]

  • Brooklyn, Queens buildings sell for $118 M.
  • [GlobeSt]

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