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Merabi Organization Group

MERABI ORGANIZATION GROUP, LLC. (MOG) IS FAMILY OWNED. A PRIVATE OWNERS OF COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE IN THE U.S. WE HAVE GROWN FROM A SMALL PROPERTIES OWNER FIRM TO A LARGE REGIONAL REAL ESTATE ENTERPRISE, OWNING AND OPERATING BUILDINGS PRIMARILY IN THE NEW YORK CITY, NEW JERSEY AND LOS ANGELES REPRESENTING CLASS A LUXURY RENTAL OF OFFICE, RETAIL, RESIDENTIAL , AND HOSPITALITY PROPERTIES. AT MOG, THE EXPERTISE HOUSED UNDER ONE ROOF IS EXTRAORDINARY. WE ARE STAFFED TO BUILD EVEN THE MOST COMPLEX DEVELOPMENTS, WHETHER COMMERCIAL, OR RESIDENTIAL, QUICKLY AND ECONOMICALLY WITH IN-HOUSE ARCHITECTURAL, CONSTRUCTION, DESIGN, ENGINEERING, LEGAL, MARKETING AND FINANCIAL DEPARTMENTS, AS WELL AS A NEW DEPARTMENT JUST FOR FORECASTING AND RESEARCH SINCE 2008

Hawaii won't pursue Bank of America over $150M mortgage commitment

There is no legal basis to force Bank of America to make good on its commitment to provide $150 million in mortgages to beneficiaries of the Department of Hawaiian Home…
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$500 to Apply for an Apartment? So Much for the $20 Cap

“It wasn’t really negotiable”: Tenants are paying high fees to brokers despite a legal crackdown. Source: NYTIMES
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The Studio That Turned Out to Be a Family Heirloom

When a New Orleans native goes apartment hunting in New York City, she happens upon a place where her mother lived in the 1970s. Source: NYTIMES
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Creating Luxury in London’s Undervalued Neighborhoods

A developer, who may soon marry into the royal family, is taking a different approach to luxury housing. Buyers are taking notice. Source: NYTIMES
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Homes That Sold for Around $1,500,000

Recent residential sales in New York City and the region. Source: NYTIMES
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Cooking Up Big Business in a Home Kitchen

Meet five home chefs who run food businesses from their kitchens in Harlem, Astoria, Brooklyn Heights and the Bronx. Source: NYTIMES
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Former CEO of Live Well Financial arrested in bond fraud scheme

Live Well Financial CEO Michael Hild has been charged with misrepresenting the value of a bond portfolio in parallel actions by the U.S. Attorney's Office and the Securities and Exchange…
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Refi boom makes mortgage application fraud less risky

A growing share of refinances born by lower rates is pushing down risk levels for fraud on a mortgage application, according to First American. Source: Mortgage
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Banks' higher threshold for appraisals: penny wise but pound foolish?

A final rule on residential appraisals published this month could save depositories time and money in the short term, but potentially increase collateral risk. Source: Mortgage
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Manhattan's biggest condo tower gets new loan for unsold units

Extell Development, facing an Aug. 30 maturity for a construction loan, signed an agreement for a new loan on the New York property, using the unsold units in the 815-apartment…
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