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23
Oct

Drone Firm To Invest $50M+ At Calverton

Facebook’s unmanned communication craft is set for testing. In Calverton, maybe? Calverton’s enterprise zone is near a deal with a Brooklyn aeronautical startup that plans to build giant, solar-powered aircraft that would fly high above commercial jet traffic and beam laser-powered communication signals to earth. The firm, Luminati Aerospace, has acquired the land and buildings of …

5
Oct

COMMERCIAL LEASING

A Legal Perspective for Brokers (Part I) Economic necessity produces change and the commercial real estate rental market is no exception.  Now, more than ever, the economic climate is forcing landlords and tenants to look for ways to reduce costs, causing them to scrutinize the bottom line when entering into a new lease agreement or …

9
Sep

MOVING ON UP: THE HAUPPAUGE INDUSTRIAL PARK OVERLAY DISTRICT

    On Tuesday, July 14, 2015, the Town of Smithtown Planning Department approved the creation of a new zoning overlay district for the Hauppauge Industrial Park.  The new overlay district is a significant step forward in sustaining and bolstering the Hauppauge Industrial Park’s status as a fundamental location for business development on Long Island. …

28
Aug

PLANNED 1,450-APARTMENT PROJECT DRAWS PRAISE

Brookhaven Planning Board hears mostly support for massive Ronkonkoma Hub project #RonkonkomaHub #LongIslandConstruction The developers of the proposed Ronkonkoma Hub residential and retail complex that supporters hope will transform an aging commercial strip near Long Island MacArthur Airport received a mostly friendly reception when they appeared before the Brookhaven Town Planning Board this week. Robert …

15
Jul

Canadian pharmaceutical company may be heading to Long Island; creating 100 jobs

Montreal drug firm Ropack weighs $43.6M facility in Suffolk By JAMES T. MADORE Ropack Inc., a drugmaker from Montreal, wants to buy this building at 155 Commerce Dr. in Hauppauge, seen on June 25, 2015, and another, also used by Forest Laboratories, for a new U.S. operation. (Credit: Newsday / Audrey C. Tiernan) A Canadian …

7
Jul

New York State Industrial Commercial Abatement Program

  The New York State Industrial and Commercial Abatement Program (the “ICAP” or the “Program“) was established to encourage the development and renovation of commercial and industrial properties in New York City.[1] ICAP replaced an existing program- the New York State Industrial and Commercial Incentive Program (“ICIP”). ICAP was a welcome change from ICIP, which was …

1
Feb

Michael DiLeo Named Partner at Brown & Altman

BROWN & ALTMAN LLP NAMES MICHAEL J. DiLEO PARTNER MELVILLE, NY (February 2014) – Michael J. DiLeo, who joined the Melville, N.Y., law firm Brown & Altman LLP in February 2008, has been named a partner of the firm. “Michael was our first hire and, from day one, we have been very proud to have …