The Slatin Report

Hollywood, Reborn and Transformed

<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>

April 10, 2008 - The Slatin Report

Can The St. Joe Co. Remake The Florida Peninsula?

<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>

November 6, 2007 - The Slatin Report

Hudson Yards Development Will Bring Big Things To New York

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.

October 12, 2007 - The Slatin Report

What Does The Blackstone/Hilton Deal Mean For the Hospitality Industry?

<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>

July 6, 2007 - The Slatin Report

Far East of South Beach

<p>Shanghai's market may have tanked, but its planners see an upside in Miami Beach. So do Mumbai's.</p>

March 3, 2007 - The Slatin Report

Harlem Refi Hits New High

<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>

February 16, 2007 - The Slatin Report

Two Big Retailers Drop Plans for Two Big Manhattan Stores

<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>

January 26, 2007 - The Slatin Report

Housing Market Is Fine For High-End Homes

<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>

November 19, 2006 - The Slatin Report

Who's Rebuilding New Orleans?

The reconstruction of New Orleans is also reconfiguring the city's demographics.

September 27, 2006 - The Slatin Report

The Urban Big Box Battle

A proposed minimum wage ordinance in the City of Chicago to require higher wages for urban big box employees is defeated.

September 15, 2006 - The Slatin Report

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International Real Estate Strategies and Deal Negotiation

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Hand Drawing Master Plans

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