• Kushner Co-Ownership Clouds Leasing Of Brooklyn's Iconic Watchtower Building

    One year ago - By Fast Company

    The 742,000-square-foot development is a major bet on Brooklyn as commercial hub. But will a marquee tenant be eager to sign on?
    For Jared Kushner, last summer was a whirlwind of deal-making. On the campaign trail, in the weeks leading up to the Republican National Convention, the real estate scion was endeavoring to convince his father-in-law, Donald Trump, to install new advisers. At the same time, as CEO of his family's namesake company, Kushner was helping negotiate one of the largest real estate deals ever completed in Brooklyn, the purchase of a famed commercial property overlooking...
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