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How NYC Can Keep Mom & Pop Shops Open

Walk along a few blocks of almost any retail corridor, and you will find vacant stores or mom and pop shops closing down. Some banks are┬ámoving from┬ácorner locations and opting for mid-block locations in exchange for a less expensive lease. … Continue reading

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Tax Plan of President Trump

President Donald Trump proposed to cut taxes for all Americans. The current seven tax brackets will be cut down to three brackets but it is really four brackets because low income Americans will pay a tax rate of Zero. It … Continue reading

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Tax Plans: Trump v Clinton

The two front runners are Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Let’s take a look at their proposed tax plans. Clinton plans a mandatory minimum of 30% tax on income above $1MM and an additional 4% surtax on income above $5MM. … Continue reading

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State of NYC Commercial Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate is the only hard asset that has a cash flow. This dynamic attracts investors worldwide to invest in commercial real estate specifically in New York City and here’s why; New York City has rent levels at an … Continue reading

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