Next NYC Mayor Faces Real Estate Balancing Act

Law360, New York (August 23, 2013, 3:56 PM EDT) -- New York City's next mayor will face a complicated balancing act when it comes to real estate — between labor and development, small and big business and historical preservation and growth — dichotomies that attorneys say must be addressed for the city to move in the right direction.

Opinions vary as to whether the Bloomberg administration achieved the right balance in any of these realms, but the mayor and his commissioners' approach to development, housing, land use and preservation have at least become familiar over the...
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