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  1. The $10 Hedge Fund Supercomputer That's Sweeping Wall StreetRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | The Washington Post

    Fortunately, Braxton McKee isn't using Excel. Instead, he's tapping into the cloud to crunch all that market data on the cheap with software he built that learns as it goes.

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  2. FAO Schwarz's Manhattan Store to Close in July as Rents RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Bloomberg

    Employees of FAO Schwarz play the piano seen in the Tom Hanks movie "Big" in New York. Photographer: Jennifer S. Altman/Bloomberg The FAO Schwarz toy store in midtown Manhattan will close in July because of rising rents, leaving the 153-year-old brand without a retail outlet.

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  3. Manhattan Moguls Embrace Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Bloomberg

    When Hillary Clinton's campaign launched a month ago, the candidate and her aides stressed that the focus of the first few weeks of her presidential campaign would be on starting the arduous process of earning the support of voters in key states. She billed herself as a champion of "everyday Americans" and took an ostentatiously downmarket approach to her campaign rollout, boarding a van instead of a plane, stopping at fast food restaurants and hosting small roundtables.

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  4. New York Construction Booms With Focus on Luxury HousingRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Bloomberg

    New York City construction spending jumped 26 percent last year to $36 billion, led by a record amount of residential building in a market skewed toward luxury housing, according to the New York Building Congress. Spending on residential construction surged 73 percent to $11.9 billion in 2014, exceeding an October forecast and marking the first time it has ever topped $7 billion, the trade group said Thursday in a report.

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  5. De Niro Partners Make Billions With Boutique Manhattan HotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Pod hotels - where a bright, closet-sized bedroom comes with a flat screen TV, iPod dock and a nightly rate under $200. Source: BD Hotels via Bloomberg Ira Drukier and Richard Born were bored.

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  6. Manhattan Condo Shortage Means Outsized Gains for SellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Tom Vitale, who sold the 536-square-foot studio north of Madison Square Park this past January for $859,000, a 34 percent jump from his purchase price. Source: Stribling & Associates via Bloomberg Tom Vitale bought a small Manhattan condo in August 2012, planning to keep the investment for about four years, or long enough to make at least a 15 percent return.

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  7. Manhattan Luxury Listings Jump as Lower-End Buyers Shut OutRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Washington Post

    At the end of the first quarter, 1,345 units in new developments were listed for sale, a 22 percent jump from a year earlier, according to a report Wednesday by appraiser Miller Samuel Inc. and brokerage Douglas Elliman Real Estate. Purchases of such properties dropped 13 percent.

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  8. NYC Luxury Listings Jump as Lower-End Buyers Shut OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Chetrit Group plans to list a triplex at its conversion of Sony Corp.'s former U.S. headquarters for $150 million. Photographer: Kenneth Hughes/Bloomberg -- Newly constructed luxury condominiums are proliferating in Manhattan, creating an excess of high-priced homes for sale at a time of limited supply for buyers seeking more affordable options.

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  9. MetLife Circles Back to Landmark Manhattan Tower It Mostly LeftRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | The Washington Post

    It took almost a decade and a half for MetLife Inc. to determine that Manhattan's MetLife Building was where it belonged. The biggest U.S. life insurer said Wednesday it will consolidate its New York operations into 200 Park Ave., which gained fame in the 1960s as the Pan Am Building before Pan American World Airways Inc. went bankrupt about 30 years later.

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  10. MetLife to Move New York Staff to Namesake Park Avenue TowerRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The company signed a 12-year lease to increase its space in the tower and will move employees there from 1095 Avenue of the Americas, 277 Park Ave. and its Long Island City offices in Queens, New York-based MetLife said Wednesday in an e-mailed statement. The moves are to be completed by 2017, the insurer said.

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  11. Large Banks Get Back Into Manhattan's Office MarketRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Wells Fargo is weighing its options at three of its New York office locations -- the landmark Seagram Building on Park Avenue and smaller spaces at 540 Madison Ave. and 640 Fifth Ave. -- where leases expire in early 2021, said Kevin Friedlander, a bank spokesman. Photographer: Independent Picture Service/UIG via Getty Images -- Big banks, the once-dominant industry for Manhattan landlords, are getting back in the office market and searching for new space after years of weathering the fallout of the financial crisis.

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  12. This 27-Year-Old Made Millions Riding the Death Spirals of Penny StocksRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Two thousand people cheered as Joshua Sason walked up to a boxing ring at an arena in Providence late last year.

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  13. Billionaire Bren Is Secret Owner of NYC's MetLife TowerRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. -- The owner of the MetLife Building, one of Manhattan's most well-known skyscrapers, isn't who most people think.

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  14. Billionaire Bren Is Secret Owner of NYC's MetLife TowerRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. -- The owner of the MetLife Building, one of Manhattan's most well-known skyscrapers, isn't who most people think.

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  15. Manhattan's MetLife Tower Said in $1.4 Billion Refinancing DealRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Bank of America Corp. and Wells Fargo & Co. are providing new debt against Manhattan's MetLife Building in a deal that values the tower at almost $3 billion, according to people familiar with the transaction.

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  16. Infiniti QX80 Review: It Looks Like a Brick but Makes You Feel Like a KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Bloomberg

    One of my favorite treats is the nostalgia that comes on winter mornings as I warm up a truck or SUV after a night's new snowfall. I grew up in Oregon, which means I spent many cold mornings helping my dad brush powder off windshields and remove icicles from side mirrors before he drove me to school.

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  17. How to Hang Out in a House Until It's YoursRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Adverse possession is the centuries-old legal principal that says, basically, if a squatter occupies a piece of land long enough, he owns it. This week, a Howard Beach man named Peter Zephyrin has been telling local news outlets that he's using adverse possession to take ownership of a boarded-up apartment complex in Queens - and that he's charging tenants $250 a week to take up residence there.

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  18. Long Live the Power LunchRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Swanky: Zuma This hip London-based restaurant, with additional spots in Dubai, Hong Kong, and Abu Dhabi, opened its midtown Manhattan outpost in January. The dark two-story space includes a sushi bar, a robata grill serving an excellent rice hot pot with mushrooms , and an extensive sake cellar.

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  19. Find Our Style DirectorRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Sitting front row at the Ovadia & Sons show at Pier 59 . Note three of my favorite people beside me : associate market editor Like classic children's book star Waldo before me, I've become synonymous with my choice of headwear-a neon green knit beanie-as well as my ever-changing whereabouts.

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  20. The Demise of Finance Jobs in New York CityRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Business people sit on the steps at Federal Hall looking at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, NY, Friday, September 26, 2014. As she tells it, Madonna arrived at Times Square by taxi in 1978 with $35 in her pocket and got a job at Dunkin' Donuts.

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