Farkas Real Estate Business Prospers in Big City

This type of network was developed by Andrew Farkas, a billionaire real estate investor. He had previously stated, late last year, that he had no plans to increase presence in New York. In fact, he had stated that he was going to reduce the presence. This plan clearly changed with this week’s deal between NAI Global and EVO. This recent move really secures the footprint that NAI Global has in New York. The real estate company has no plans to leave the city in the future, as previously mentioned to the public.

In NYC, once a payphone, soon a superfast Wi-Fi hub

New York City plans to turn its lowly public payphone network into what it claims will be the biggest and fastest free municipal Wi-Fi network in the world. City leaders revealed the $200 million plan, called LinkNYC, on Monday at City Hall. The project will replace the Big Apple’s thousands of payphone installations with thin, sleek, 9.5-foot-tall hubs providing unlimited Internet access at super-high speeds of up to 1 gigabit per second. A consortium called CityBridge won the bid to develop the project, though several city boards now need to approve the plan before construction can start. The group includes mobile chipmaker Qualcomm, which will help with connection technology, and outdoor advertiser Titan, which already has the largest contract in the...

New York City is the Place to Plan a Beautiful and Unique Wedding

The traditional wedding takes place in a church with a bridal couple, a church official, and a building full of witnesses. They then follow this with a reception celebration with food and drink. After the festivities, the wedding duo traditionally disappears into the night. Most of these traditions have held up, while they have changed or altered some of them. More couples today are choosing to declare their intentions in locations other than the traditional church. New York is a great place to choose for a wedding site. There are some unforgettable venues to choose from for weddings in New York City. Central Park One very popular spot is Central Park. Many wedding planners in New York offer packages for this park. They specifically design services for wedding...

NYC Gets a Country Music Festival

From the NewYorkTimes.com: Brad Paisley, Dwight Yoakam, Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley will be among the main attractions at FarmBorough, a new country music festival coming to New York City over three days in June. The festival, planned for June 26 through 28 on Randalls Island, was announced on Wednesday by Live Nation Entertainment and the New York concert promoter Founders Entertainment, which are presenting it in partnership. The country genre, led by a new generation of stars like Mr. Paisley, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton and — until her recent move to pure pop — Taylor Swift, has been surging in popularity for years; on the radio, it has supplanted Top 40 as the most popular format. But even while data have repeatedly shown that New York is a big market...