Staten Island Office Space

With all the development projects occurring in the North Shore, it’s not surprise that office space in the vicinity is becoming a hot commodity. John Pitera, our managing director at the St. George based, states “Your most valuable location is the street-front ground floor in a building. But if a company wants some type of visibility, they (business owners) may want the top floor.” The audience in…

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Groundbreaking Ceremony 2015

We’re proud to announce that the Empire Outlets project has created more than 1,800 jobs and brought $285 million in private investment on the North Shore of Staten Island. As members of this successful project, we had the honor to participate in in the ceremony dedicated tot he Empire Outlets project, which took place at Richmond Country Bank Ballpark. You can read more about it by visiting the SI…

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Staten Island Ferry

The New York Times has written an article about the development projects taking place in the North Shore of Staten Island, questioning if these projects would becoming Staten Island’s turning point. As participants in these projects, we can tell you first hand that these projects will change everything about the North Shore of Staten Island. Have you seen the rendering of the Empire Outlets? The…

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BFC Partners last week celebrated the groundbreaking of Empire Outlets, a  project that will create over 1,800 jobs and bring $285 million in private investment on the North Shore of Staten Island.

A 340,000 s/f  retail complex, Empire Outlets will offer increased amenities and shopping opportunities for residents and visitors at 100 designer outlet stores.

BFC Partners Principals Donald…

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North Short Development Projects

Here’s what is happening at the North Shore of Staten Island: the Empire Outlets project which will house 100 designer factory stores, the St. George project which will create a 190-room hotel and a 1,250-space parking garage, and the Ferris Wheel project, a 625-foot Ferris wheel that will be the largest observation wheel in the Western Hemisphere. The Daily News has written an article and we think…

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Empire Outlets Mock Up

James Prendamano, managing director for the St. George-based Casandra Properties states that the Empire Outlet is well on its way to becoming a hot spot for locals and tourists. With 19 retailers in place, Joseph Ferrara the principal of BFC Partners was pleased to say “We are looking forward to announcing additional exciting retailers and restaurants in the coming weeks and months. Empire Outlets…

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Launches high tech Residential Real Estate Division and a New Look For 2015

Staten Island, New York: Casandra Properties – Staten Island’s leading commercial real estate brokerage firm – is proud to announce its certification as a New York City Woman Owned Business. The certification comes as the company launches its high tech residential real estate division and new brand for 2015.


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Staten Island Apartments are Great

We all know that renting an apartment in any of the other boroughs comes at ridiculous prices and horrible living quarters, which is why Staten Island’s apartment market is getting red hot as stated by the Staten Island Advance. If you’re planning to rent an apartment in New York City, then we highly suggest that you look at what Staten Island has to offer opposed to the other boroughs. If you would…

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Indian Motorcycle

For all you motorcycle enthusiasts, here is some great news! Gotham Motorcycles will open a 10,000-square-foot showroom at 364 Bay Street within a new 40,000-square-foot commercial complex called Downtown Plaza. The showroom will bring Indian Motorcycles to Staten Island and in return, hopes to benefit from the tourism the N.Y. Wheel and Empire Outlets are promised to generate in the area. To…

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