The 19th season of The Stoler Report: NY’s Business Report debuted on September 8, 2019

September 8, 2019: Residential Market in NYC in Light of the 2019 Housing Act

Guests discuss the 2019 package of rent regulations and tenant protections predicting dire consequences to New York City owners, tenants and their community: investment and sales will come to a standstill, renovation caps will affect maintenance and jobs and more.

Guest List

Steven Ancona President, Flatiron Real Estate Advisors

Albert Dweck CEO, Duke Properties

Aaron Jungreis Co-Founder/President, Rosewood Realty Group

Joseph Pistilli Chairman & CEO, Pistilli Realty Group

September 15, 2015 Residential Market in NYC-after the housing act-update

Describing the Housing Act of 2019 as a big mistake for NY owners, renters and the city, panelists believe that the law creates uncertainty and is retroactive as much as 23 years; predicting fewer property improvements and fewer jobs as owners, builders and bankers continue to discuss this legislation.

Guest List

Edward Kalikow President & Chief Executive Officer, The Kalikow Group

Matthew S. Petrula Vice President & Group Manager, M&T Bank

Blaine Schwadel Member, Rosenberg & Estis

Eli Weiss Managing Vice President, Joy Construction Corporation

September 22, 2019: Developments on Long Island

Developers discuss difficulties in doing business on Long Island that still exist: regulations differ in each municipality; communities fear congestion; school boards worry about enrollment. Yet, retail is strong; old stock makes rentals attractive.

Guest List

Brad Blumenfeld Vice President, Blumenfeld Development

Christopher Capece Senior Development Director, AvalonBay Communities

Kevin Kelly Sr. VP Commercial Real Estate, People's United Bank

Michael Kelly CEO, Kelly Development

September 22,2019: Real Estate & Banking Executives Outlook

Discussing lower interest rates, high employment, a strong rental but lackluster condo market, bankers feel some stress in lending. Panelists agreed there are areas of opportunity for development in government designated Opportunity Zones.

Guest List

Ralph Bumbaca New York City, Market President, TD Bank

Jeffrey E. Levine Chairman, Douglaston Development/Levine Builders/Clinton Management

Michael Maturo President & CFO , RXR Realty

October 6, 2019: The Office Market in New York City

Not wanting empty offices, panelists discuss historically large concession packages: 10-12 months free rent - depending upon location and market, demanded by tenants. Sophisticated renters require upgraded space and technology.

Guest List

Scott D. Galin Principal/CEO, Handro Properties/Handler Real Estate Organization

James A. Pirot Managing Principal, Project Management, Cresa New York

Brian W. Waterman Ex. Vice Chairman, Newmark Knight Frank

October 13, 2019: Transit Oriented Developments

Transit oriented developments: the house or apartment, the store, the train, the bus are familiar to most New Yorkers. The concept is moving into the suburbs, where there is significant demand for transit available-affordable housing.

Guest List

Adam Altman Managing Director – Partner, KABR Group

Seth Pinsky Executive Vice President, RXR Realty

Jonathan Schultz Managing Principal/Co-Founder, Onyx Equities

Debra Tantleff Founding Principal, Tantum Real Estate