The Slatin Report

April 10, 2008, 6am PDT
<p>By nearly any measure, the Los Angeles neighborhood of Hollywood has been radically transformed in the last 10 years, becoming a bar-hopper’s dream, a gourmet’s destination, and a rising shopping and housing district.</p>
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November 6, 2007, 1pm PST
<p>The St. Joe Company appears to be streamlining its real estate operations as work begins on a new regional airport that could open up the The Florida Peninsula.</p>
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October 12, 2007, 7am PDT
As design proposals come in for the Hudson Yards development site in Manhattan, Peter Slatin writes that this project more than any other has the potential to bolster the economic power of New York City in a huge way.
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July 6, 2007, 1pm PDT
<p>Announcing a deal that will further sharpen the fierce competition in the hotel industry, the seemingly insatiable Blackstone Group is set to acquire Hilton Hotels Corp. for more than $26 billion.</p>
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March 3, 2007, 1pm PST
<p>Shanghai's market may have tanked, but its planners see an upside in Miami Beach. So do Mumbai's.</p>
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February 16, 2007, 1pm PST
<p>A staggering $360 million refinance of a gritty 1,800-unit complex from the 1950's is another indicator that high profits can be found in long-overlooked inner-city neighborhoods.</p>
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January 26, 2007, 1pm PST
<p>Home Depot and Apple are dropping plans for two big Manhattan stores. The Slatin Report offers the insider's view on the deals.</p>
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November 19, 2006, 11am PST
<p>As signs of a housing bubble continue to emerge, one corner of the market seems unperturbed -- the market for homes that sell for $5 million and up.</p>
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September 27, 2006, 7am PDT
The reconstruction of New Orleans is also reconfiguring the city's demographics.
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September 15, 2006, 1pm PDT
A proposed minimum wage ordinance in the City of Chicago to require higher wages for urban big box employees is defeated.
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September 11, 2006, 1pm PDT
The three tower designs unveiled for Ground Zero last week mostly miss the point, writes The Slatin Report: It's not about them.
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July 26, 2006, 7am PDT
An investor from Los Angeles grabs Atlanta's tallest tower for its biggest price.
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July 5, 2006, 1pm PDT
Honda North America put the town of Greensburg, Indiana on the map last week when it decided to build its sixth auto assembly plant there, representing an investment of about $550 million.
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June 23, 2006, 1pm PDT
Domino's Pizza magnate Tom Monaghan is betting on his New Urbanist vision of a faith-based community outside of Naples, Florida.
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May 19, 2006, 11am PDT
Apple is set to open its 24x7 flagship store at Fifth Avenue and 59th Street in Manhattan.
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May 5, 2006, 1pm PDT
Frank Gehry makes like an urbanist in his new plans for Related's high profile, $1.8 billion, nine-acre, Grand Avenue project in downtown Los Angeles. Could LA become an architectural mecca?
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April 30, 2006, 7am PDT
A hotly-disputed, prime piece of land at Playa Vista brings a prime price.
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April 24, 2006, 1pm PDT
The government's plans to move Ground Zero forward are a big step back in time, writes Peter Slatin.
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March 30, 2006, 1pm PST
For the St. Joe Co., Panama City, Florida's proposed new airport is about transit-oriented development -- in a big way.
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March 23, 2006, 1pm PST
The jewels in a new proposal for San Francisco's Treasure Island remain hidden, writes urban design critic Morris Newman.
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