WeWork

Adam Neumann and Bjarke Ingels (Credit: Alexei Hay via WeWork)

UPDATED, May 8, 3:4上海贵族宝贝论坛 上海贵族宝贝8 p.m.: WeWork hired Danish architect Bjarke Ingels as “chief architect,” as the co-working company ramps up its development business.

Ingels, who designed the Durst Organization’s rental apartment building VIA 57 West, among other New York projects, will continue to run his architecture firm BIG alongside his new job. At WeWork, the architect will be charged with designing the company阿爱上海同城 阿拉爱上海同城’s new Midtown headquarters in the Lord Taylor building at 424 Fifth Avenue. He is already working on the design of WeWork’s first WeGrow grade school.

WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann told Fast Company that the company will build more ground-up developments, designed by Ingels, this year. It plans to start working on so-called campuses basically small neighborhoods managed by WeWork that include offices上海夜网论坛 上海夜网, apartments and a school in 2019.

“If I were to just hire his firm, then there’s a client-service provider relationship,” Neumann said. “In my opinion that’s a limiting relationship. It’s what we’ve observed in the real estate world. If we can streamline these decisions and make a little bit of f上海千花网论坛 上海千花网rictionless design, we can unleash creativity.”

WeWork’s real estate investment vehicle, which the company launched in partnership with private equity firm Rhone Group, bought the Lord Taylor Building for $850 million from Hudson’s Bay Co. last year. In April, another WeWork venture paid $826 million for the London office complex Devonshire Square.

WeWork, which was valued at $20 billion following a $4.4 billion investment by Softbank, is hungry for more money. The co-working firm raised more than $700 上海千花社区 上海千花网交友million in a bond offering last month, but some investors expressed concern with the company s financials. WeWork lost $933 million last year, and the bonds have already slumped. [FastCo] Konrad Putzier

Correction: an earlier version of this post incorrectly claimed that the same WeWork vehicle bought the Lord Taylor building and Devonshire Square.

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One57

Yet anot上海千花网龙凤论坛 上海千花社区her One57 seller takes a loss The unit sold for $6M less than the seller paid in 2015

One57 at 157 West 57th Street and a cartoon of a seller losing their money (Credit: Getty Images and iStock)

An apartment at One57 just sold at a $6 million loss.

Unit 77 sold for $42 million, according to records from the city s Department of Finance. The condominium was listed last year for $49 million, with the price later cut to $44 million. In 2015, an undisclosed European buyer bought the apartment for $47.8 million.
Douglas Elliman and Compass had a co-exclusive on the listing.

Unit 77

The buyer is listed in property records as Pilchuck Corp., with attorney Navid Aminzadeh as the signatory. Attorney James C. Kennedy i上海千花网龙凤论坛 上海千花社区s the signatory for the seller.

The apartment spans roughly 上海贵族宝贝论坛 上海贵族宝贝6,200 square feet and includes private elevator access. The unit also has a home automation system, to control audio/visual, lighting and motorized shades. One57’s amenities include a full catering kitchen and access to all services at the Park Hyatt Hotel.

Other One57 sellers this year have also taken losses. In March, one seller lost roughly $6 million on a unit that sold for $21.5 million. In May, Canadian billionaire Lawrence Stroll took a lo爱上海 爱上海同城手机版ss on the apartm爱上海同城对对碰 爱上海同城论坛ent he bought in 2014. His sale closed at $54 million, less than the $55.6 million he paid for it.

Meanwhile, Extell Development resorted to discounting sponsor units at the supertall — amid the luxury market slowdown. CEO Gary Barnett has previously said it made sense to do it, since his competition was also cutting prices. The move also helps “clear the deck” for Extell’s upcoming Central Park Tower, he said.

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New Manhattan Jail

The city is scrapping plans for a new 40-story lower Manhattan jail The plan faced local opposition

80 Centre St and Bill de Blasio (Credit: Wikipedia and Getty Images)

The city is no longer planning to build a 40-story jail in Lower Manhattan due to the i上海夜网论坛 上海夜网ssue of relocating tenants.

Officials said the plan for a jail at 80 Centre Street, which would have been on top of an existing building, has been scrapped, the New York Daily News reported. The city will instead go back to a previous plan to expand the Manhattan Detention Complex.

The complex on 125 White Street, which is also known as the Tombs, was thought to be too small. The city is now considering demolishing it and building a larger facility, the report said.

“We found that the challenges associated with relocating various offices at 80 Centre Street would make siting a jail there far more complicated and more costly than we originally anticipated,” said ma新上海贵族宝贝论坛 上海贵族宝贝交流区yoral spokesperson Natalie Grybauskas. “As we met with the community, it became clear that the original site we considered better爱上海 爱上海WIFI addressed thei上海贵族宝贝论坛 上海贵族宝贝r needs without the costly challen上海千花社区 上海千花网交友ges created by using 80 Centre.”

Mayor Bill de Blasio had supported the plan as part of his effort to close Rikers Island — but it faced community opposition for being close to Columbus Park. City Councilmember Margaret Chin, who represents the area, said she was pleased the plan for 80 Centre Street was off the table. [NYDN] — Meenal Vamburkar

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Best Western

What the trade of this luxury hotel brand means for the hospitality industry Competition over “soft brands” has intensified in recent years

Frankfurt-based WorldHotels has been bought by U.S. megachain Best Western (Credit: iStock)

In what i上海同城对对碰交友社区 上海夜网论坛s thought to be the first deal of its kind, Best Western has acquired European indie hotel chain, WorldHotels.

The global hotel industry has been going through big changes in recent years, as online booking and homesharing cracked open new opportunities for independent hotels. In response, large hotel chains have launched doze上海夜网论坛 上海夜网ns of soft brands , semi-independen上海贵族宝贝交流区 上海贵族宝贝论坛t collections of hotels that can offer differentiated experiences to travelers. This week, Best Western upped the ante by buying outright independent luxury brand, WorldHotels, according to travel trade publication Skift.

Best Western s purchase is reportedly the first deal of this nature. The one comparable deal is believed to be Starwood Hotels Resorts acquisition of a nearly 50 percent stake in Design Hotels in 2011. (Starwood was acquired by Marriott in 2016.)

The WorldHotels acquisition comes two years after it was acquired by Ass上海千花社区 上海千花网交友ociated Luxury Hotels, a sales organization providing access to meeting spaces at hundreds of luxury hotels. The Frankfurt-based chain s portfolio includes more than 300 hotels and will continue to be marketed under their current identity, separate from Best Western.

Phoenix-based Best Western, founded in 194阿拉爱上海同城 爱上海龙凤419桑拿6, has more than 4,200 hotels worldwide. Starting in 2015, the chain entered the soft brand game by launching its own upscale brands such as BW Premier Collection, the SureStay Collection and the BW Signature Collection.

Independent hotels account for just 30 percent of the market in the U.S. and Canada, while they account for 60 percent of European hotels. [Skift] Kevin Sun

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Manhattan Luxury Residential Market

Developers only sold 3 luxury apartments in Manhattan last week Priciest sponsor unit that went into contract新爱上海同城对对碰论坛 上海同城对对碰交友社区 was上海贵族宝贝 上海千花网龙凤论坛 at 101 West 78th Street
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Gold cannon Ju? ” COD15: BO4 ” absolute zero action is premonitory video

” mission call: Black acts 4 ” up to now the most large-scale update ” absolute zero acts ” will be about to land PS4 tomorrow, and other platform is in also will update subsequently one week later. The government was announced on vitta today ” absolute zero acts ” formal and premonitory.[……]

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IGN is judged 2018 each optimal list of nomination of 20 large award is announced

IGN can have a the end of the year every year each optimal choose, include game, the film, TV, caricature, move overflow and technology. The award that game respect chooses have a lot of, include year game, all sorts of platform are optimal game, each sort fastens optimal game. Today IGN first 2018 nomination announced all sorts of first-rate to come out, as to when to announce game of final bear the palm, IGN has not said temporarily. The film, teleplay, moved free respect not to say, here basically watchs downstream show. Game of game of year of contrast of game square biscuit, optimal PS4 game, optimal Xbox One, optimal PC game, game of game of game of Switch of optimal Ren Tiantang, optimal mobile phone, optimal movement game, optimal RPG, optimal adventure, optimal platform, optimal politic game, optimal sports and contest are game of fast game, optimal fistfight, optimal picture, optimal music, optimal gut, . Nomination is as follows year game: ” assassin credo: Odyssey ” (Yo greens jade) IGN grading: 9.2 minutes ” space robot rescuing task ” (amusement of Suo Ni each other) IGN grading: 9 minutes ” azure ” (Matt Makes Games) IGN grading: 10 minutes ” dead cell ” (Motion Twin) IGN grading: 9.5 minutes ” ultimate contest fast: Horizontal 4 ” (Microsoft) IGN grading: 9.6 minutes ” Ares 4 ” (amusement of Suo Ni each other) IGN grading: 10 minutes ” free power spider a person adept in martial arts and given to chivalrous conduct ” (amusement of Suo Ni each other) IGN grading: 8.7 minutes ” hunter of an eccentric person: The world ” (sky blocking general) IGN grading: 9.5 minutes ” wild big armed escort 2 ” (Rockstar Games) IGN grading: 10 minutes ” Ao Baila’s fourth regression ” (3909 LLC) IGN grading: 9.2 minutes ” : of big melee of Ren Tiantang star? Tuo kite Jin punishs grading of?IGN of boundless and indistinct of scald of ㄈ old man: 9.4 minutes ” Russia diamonds effect ” (Enhance, inc. ) IGN grading: 8.5 minutes[……]

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Peaceful calm fall from the sky escapes freely greatly kill game ” Apex hero ” now already put on sale supports simplified Chinese

EA and renascence recreation are formal now put on sale ” Tai Tan fall from the sky ” escape greatly kill game ” apical fokelore ” , official translated term is ” Apex hero ” . A few days ago ” Apex hero ” landed PS4 already freely, xbox One and PC (Origin) , support simplified Chinese and traditional Chinese. Be worth what carry is, xbox player needs member of Xbox Live gold, but PS4 player does not need PS Plus member. Game does not support cross platform online. Chinese official net: Https://www.ea.com/zh-tw/games/apex-legends ” Apex hero ” carry a series of unique parts, maniple amuse oneself, innovatory sex mechanism and more characteristic aim to challenge existing escape greatly kill game. ” Apex hero ” what acceptance brings to be based on maniple is big escape kill an experience, having distinctive renascence atelier color at the same time. The player will choose from inside 8 legend hero (8 heroes 6 free, 2 need use gold coin from the back or krypton gold buys solution to lock up) , every hero has him unique ability and style playing a way, the last living maniple wins a victory. The player can choose unique role, for instance Bloodhound (tracer, can see the activity of the closest enemy on the map) or it is Lifeline (doctor of a battleground, he can offer shield for teammate, save them from dead brim come back) . The maniple that balances a gender and group are crucial, although easy begin is mixed,learn because of every hero part, but it is more difficult to want general rule of essence of life. ” Apex hero ” chief producer Drew McCoy states they are right ” Apex hero ” not only it is to be in head a joy and unforgettable game experience are brought for the player when hair, and still having long-term management plan. Official introduction: Be in ” Apex hero ” the part that counteracts you a contend for hegemony, this is a free amuse oneself is big escape kill fire game, the fabulous class part that owns powerful skill among them will be in one case on battlefield group group collaboration will on border land obtain fame and money. In this revolutionary escape greatly kill the broken in game and involute world, master what increase ceaselessly a variety of legend, profound tactical team game and bold innovation. Welcome to escape greatly those who kill is newest voice. Game characteristic: A series of legend parts master the powerful legend that increases ceaselessly, they have their individual character, force and technical ability severally, and learn hard choice easily individually. The skill that the group that makes you chooses your legend and cooperates them each other comes and other players make final group together. Tactical sex escapes greatly the resource that reduces the mastery of a skill or technique that uses you and you will make tactical decision immediately, the good qualities that gets used to your group faces new challenge continuously as match condition change. The innovation that transforms game type experiences[……]

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” battle hammer: Muddleheaded an apple of discord ” BETA is sealed measure / appear on the market date / purchase in advance is announced

Bigben and Eko Software announced Warhammer: Chaosbane ” battle hammer: Confused blade ” (PS4, Xbox One, PC) the information of purchase in advance in online number store and specific shop. Game appears on the market on June 4, 2019 beforehand, the user that has Magnus Edition version began to start on May 31. Game will begin to undertake sealing measuring from April, the player that already booked game besides can participate in what undertook in April to close besides the test, still can obtain a part to upgrade when game appears on the market the assorted bag of used experience value award and game prop helmet. Purchase in advance person will organic meeting experiences game world first, the type that differs with cooperative mode exploration and cooperate with mode. Player of purchase in advance inquires with inn-keeper please, predict to serial number is provided to the player in April. Be in ” battle hammer: Confused blade ” in, every type offerred the player’s individual ability and game to play a way. The player can pass through a network or be to be on this machine with most 4 players collaboration is right battle, face a large number of confused scene, carry out with the collaboration of other player and strategy crucial. UnleashBloodlust, make a medium distinctive mechanism originally, it can release a kind of annihilative force that can change battle outcome. ” battle hammer ” the first weapon in imagining the world is right throw game, ” battle hammer: Confused blade ” the heartland player park old world, in a warworn devastate, world that is dominated by blackart, you are the numerous last hope with human empire muddleheaded antagonism. There is kind of 4 kinds of parts in game, every have unique technical ability and define set oneself: One can bear the Caesarean soldier of the bang, only the atomy of fistfight of fighting at close quarters of essence of life, one can bring to bear on the advanced spirit that blackart creates long-range power, or it is to be able to set next deadly trap, have masterly the methyl of archery ability is clever. [……]

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Intermediary is judged outside ” wild big armed escort 2 ” the possibility of PC edition put on sale and advantages and disadvantages

Since ” wild big armed escort 2 ” be in on PS4 and Xbox One since put on sale, a lot of players guess ” wild big armed escort 2 ” whether can go up in PC put on sale. Recently, the intermediary outside having expressed a few views to this, read specific content together. Intermediary thinks outside: Measure the game that makes personally for PS4 as, ” wild big armed escort 2 ” apparent with ” car of hunt of pilfer of a person adept in martial arts and given to chivalrous conduct 5 ” it is different, concern plus the market of constant change and the commercial collaboration that forecast hard, ” wild big armed escort 2 ” how can you be this year put on sale? Players guess ” wild big armed escort 2 ” whether can be on PC when put on sale, always like with ” car of hunt of pilfer of a person adept in martial arts and given to chivalrous conduct 5 ” for exemple will talk about ” wild big armed escort 2 ” the possibility in PC put on sale. However ” wild big armed escort 2 ” cannot leave two platform successfully: Xbox One and PS4. Cooperate through sole in a limited time put on sale and the market with all alone Buddhist nun, lead plane player can first content of game of bring into contact with, the dominant position increased on certain level. ” car of hunt of pilfer of a person adept in martial arts and given to chivalrous conduct 5 ” also be only at the beginning on Microsoft and Suo Niping stage put on sale, but go up finally in PC however put on sale. Both have such difference, it is to have factor of a few histories actually inside. Well-known, ” car of hunt of pilfer of a person adept in martial arts and given to chivalrous conduct ” series from go up in PC platform at the beginning put on sale, and almost this a series of all work can appear on PC, but never have ” wild big armed escort ” series work can meet with the player on PC. If be on PC put on sale ” wild big armed escort ” series work, to developing business character, arrange of this with one action will affect the collaboration with Suo Ni to concern greatly, after all this is meant may one part player flows to PC platform. At the same time afterwards ” wild big armed escort 2 ” after stand-alone mode is successful, type of line upper mould lets a lot of players feel malcontent however, this pair opens trade and character also is the thing that headaches quite. Player group is in dispersedly each platform, development business holds very hard in PC put on sale ” wild big armed escort 2 ” when can get better result. Those who need an attention is, ” car of hunt of pilfer of a person adept in martial arts and given to chivalrous conduct ” group of series target player and series of wild big armed escort are completely different, ” wild big armed escort ” series often suits those jubilation more rhythm is slow, relative to mature game player. Altogether, in the put on sale on PC ” wild big armed escort 2 ” advantageous also have disadvantage, if develop business,can be nevertheless i[……]

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