News 2017-08-22T14:19:28+00:00

Recent News

August 2017

New lights add flair at Gateway Plaza

Newsday, August 17th, 2017 | Gateway Plaza in Huntington Station will be bathed in festive lights through Labor Day. “This will bring people to the plaza, we’ll be able to hold community events or small gatherings where people can talk, hang out, listen to music; it’s good for businesses in the area,” said Officer Claudia Delgado, who applied for the grant. “And it looks pretty.”

July 2017

The Suburbs will Save the City – and the Region

New York Daily News, July 20th, 2017 | In Westchester County, New Rochelle has launched a downtown partnership between local government and a joint venture of RXR Realty and Renaissance Downtowns. It started with an inclusive process of community engagement, in which the development team spent time listening to local hopes and fears before making proposals.

Digging into the Hamptons’ biggest projects

New York Real Estate News, July 5th, 2017 | Revitalizing mixed-use in Riverside Renaissance Downtowns, a developer also based in Plainview, is looking to revitalize Riverside, an area that many in the community felt was ignored for decades.

June 2017

Recurring themes hammered home by LI real estate panel

Long Island Business News, June 13th, 2017 | The importance of economic growth and the need to retain young talent were the main topics at a state of the real estate industry event. Don Monti, CEO of Renaissance Downtowns, said he is optimistic about recent redevelopment progress in some of Long Island’s villages, but stressed that the Island leads the nation in exporting our youth. “We have to solve brain drain,” Monti said, citing places like Seattle and Denver, where millennials have been flocking to.