In This Week's Observer…

Astor’s heir picks Corcoran’s Leighton Candler to broker Brooke’s 778 Park duplex.

Ricky Kenig of Ricky’s fame lists his tricked-out Park Slope brownstone for $3 million.

Manhattan residents migrate to the Bronx.

The Moynihan Station saga started 17 years ago as one Senator’s dream. And then…

Governor Paterson picks business heavies like Sandy Weill to head up a committee to find a new boss for the Empire State Development Corporation.

Larry Silverstein eyes some of Harry Macklowe’s office towers.

The owners of Brooklyn’s tallest building, One Hanson Place, switch brokers in a quest to find a retail tenant.

Mary Ann Tighe and George Tosko of CB Richard Ellis win big at the Ingenies!

Third-generation Patsy’s owner Sal Scognamillo talks about the family’s new place in Atlantic City.

John Varvatos opens in the old CBGB space. The world does not end (nor will live shows there).

In This Week's Observer…