Posts made in August, 2012

The Empire State Building Reduces Energy Consumption

The Empire State building is cutting energy consumption and encourages all other buildings to do the same. The Empire State Building uses enough energy in an hour to keep an average light bulb burning for more than 100 years – This was a wake up call. The 81-year-old building strategically reduced its energy consumption by 38 percent by following key steps. The steps ranged from installing new weather-resistant windows to new air...

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Andrew Farkas, #16 Most Powerful People in New York Real Estate

Andrew Farkas, Chairman and CEO of Island Capital Group and CEO of C-III Capital Parnters, ranked #16 in The New York Observer’s annual Power 100 list. The Power 100 includes New York City brokers, developers, attorneys, landlords and lenders who work hard, win awards, and receive promotion. The observer recognized C-III Capital Partner’s purchase of NAI Global, which gave Farkas access to more than 5,000 additional real estate...

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