New York City Commercial Real Estate Competitiveness Study

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A study of the New York City commercial office market in connection with the changing profile of the city’s economy.


Water Street Strategy

NYCEDC is implementing a comprehensive strategy to support the continued resurgence of this key Lower Manhattan district.


LIC to undergo rapid change in new year

 |  Source: Queens Chronicle


Exhilaration as Giant Mall Springs Up in a Strike Against Blight

 |  Source: New York Times

Central Business Districts

Harlem 125th Street

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The Harlem 125th Street business district is poised to usher in a bright future for Harlem while celebrating the area's rich history.


Essex Crossing Development (Seward Park)

In September 2013, the City selected the Essex Crossing project to transform the Seward Park lots—the largest stretch of undeveloped City-owned land in Manhattan below 96th Street—into vibrant, mixed-use space in one of New York's most dynamic, diverse, and historic neighborhoods. The project will be developed by Delancey Street Associates LLC, a joint venture comprised of L+M Development Partners, BFC Partners, and Taconic Investment Partners.