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Fed Official Who Warned on Real Estate Traded REITs Actively

(Bloomberg) — One of the Federal Reserve’s largest internal critics of the risks in U.S. real estate was an active investor in the sector last year, financial disclosures show.

Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren listed stakes in four separate real estate investment trusts and disclosed multiple purchases and sales in

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Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions


223 Fifth Avenue (at President Street)


Built in 1920, this five-story, 12,240-square-foot building in Park Slope has four retail spaces and 12 apartments: four four-bedroom, four three-bedroom and four one-bedroom. Eleven of the apartments and all of the commercial spaces are occupied. The building last

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