Taconic is a fully integrated owner, operator, and developer of commercial and residential real estate. From adaptive reuse and urban revitalization to luxury residential development, our team leverages proven expertise, a diverse set of capabilities, and a visionary approach to maximize our investment returns. We invest in high-quality assets that offer significant value-add potential with limited downside risk, targeting both ground-up development and repositioning opportunities.
Since 1997, our team has successfully acquired, developed, redeveloped, and repositioned over 12 million square feet of office, mixed-use, and retail space and more than 3,000 units of for-sale and multi-family housing in New York City with select projects in Chicago, Washington, D.C., and Atlanta.
Since its inception in 1984, L+M Development Partners, Inc., has been an innovator in developing quality affordable, mixed-income and market rate housing, while improving the neighborhoods in which it works. A full-service firm, L+M works from conception to completion, handling development, investment, construction and management with creativity that leads the industry. L+M is responsible for more than $4 billion in development, construction and investment, and has created or preserved more than 15,000 high-quality residential units in New York’s tristate area, the West Coast and Gulf Coast regions. Community leaders, government officials and institutional investor organizations turn to L+M because of its consistent track record of excellence.
BFC Partners has over 30 years of experience in the acquisition, development, financing, construction, marketing and management of mixed-use and retail projects, as well as affordable and market-rate housing, including government subsidized low, middle and moderate rentals and home ownership. The firm and its principals have concluded over $1.5B in acquisition and development projects since the firm’s inception and have over $500M of projects currently in development. BFC’s team provides project management services, equity capital, project guarantees, general contracting, marketing and overseeing project rent-up, and are generally responsible for the overall development process.
Established in 2001, the Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group deploys the firm’s capital by making investments and loans that benefit urban communities. Through its comprehensive community development platform, UIG is a catalyst in the revitalization of underserved neighborhoods. UIG has committed over $4.9 billion, facilitating the creation and preservation of over 20,000 housing units–the majority of which are affordable to low, moderate and middle-income families – as well as over 1,900,000 square feet of community facility space and over 6,000,000 square feet of commercial, retail, and industrial space.
The Prusik Group LLC was formed in 2007 by S. Andrew Katz and Rohan Mehra. The Prusik Group focuses on the development and repositioning of retail real estate assets throughout the Tri-State area. The Prusik Group’s founders have a combined 45 years of design, construction, and development experience ranging from single tenant installations to major urban development sites.
The Prusik Group prides itself on maintaining unparalleled relationships with its retail tenants. Through the development and repositioning of millions of square feet of retail, office, and residential projects, the founders have established and continue to foster excellent relationships across the industry and throughout the communities with which they have worked. The Prusik Group is currently developing and/or managing more than 3 million SF of real estate in the greater NYC metropolitan area.
SHoP Architects was founded twenty years ago to harness the power of diverse expertise in the design of buildings and environments that improve the quality of public life. Our inclusive, open-minded process allows us to effectively address a broad range of issues in our work: from novel programmatic concepts, to next-generation fabrication and delivery techniques, to beautifully crafted spaces that precisely suit their functions. Years ago we set out to prove that intelligent, evocative architecture can be made with real-world constraints. Today, our interdisciplinary staff of 180 is implementing that idea at critical sites around the world. We are proud that our studio has been recognized with awards such as Fast Company’s “Most Innovative Architecture Firm in the World” in 2014, and the Smithsonian/Cooper Hewitt’s “National Design Award for Architecture” in 2009.
Founded in New York City in 1941, SLCE Architects has a proud heritage of creating architecture in the world’s most complex urban environments. SLCE provides a full range of architectural design and technical services with special expertise in large scale residential, hospitality, mixed-use, and commercial developments.
SLCE has unrivaled experience in collaborative projects and the essential technical expertise required for the successful completion of every project. In recent decades SLCE has grown to become one of the most prolific firms in the New York City metropolitan area and enjoys a growing presence nationally. SLCE is currently pursuing projects in growth markets throughout the world.
SLCE believes in providing sophisticated design which adheres to the client’s program, remains sensitive to the site’s context and ultimately results in a successful building with regard to functionality, time constraints and budget. SLCE aims to provide flexible, professional service and quality architectural solutions which yield projects of distinct personality.
DXA Studio believes that buildings, when well conceived and expertly crafted, can be more than the sum of their materials, positively influencing the way we live our lives. They are capable of shaping the way we feel about ourselves and informing how we interact with others. At larger scales, buildings can change entire communities, bringing forth recognition and serving as catalysts for growth and vitality. DXA Studio’s current work includes large-scale residential developments in Chelsea and Astoria, 280 St Marks, Mt Pleasant Church Conversion, 100 Barclay and Galapagos Detroit. Additionally, DXA is designing four ground up single-family townhouses for private clients ranging from 5,000 to 15,000 SF, a 15 story tower in the Lower East Side, multiple performance venues including the famed Blue Note jazz club and the Highline Ballroom, and is working on a sustainable and health-focused development in St. Marc, Haiti as a result of winning an international design competition.
Douglas Elliman Development Marketing, a branch of Douglas Elliman Real Estate, offers unmatched sales, leasing and marketing expertise for properties throughout New York City, Long Island, Westchester, the Hamptons, Los Angeles, South Florida as well as throughout the United States and internationally. The firm ranks amongst New York City’s most prominent sales and marketing firms. Drawing upon decades of experience and market-specific knowledge, the Elliman team offers a multidisciplinary approach that encompasses every aspect of real estate including comprehensive in-house research, product development, marketing and sales, operations, property management, and mortgage financing. Through a strategic global alliance with Knight Frank Residential, the world’s largest privately owned property consultancy, the company markets properties to global audiences in 59 countries across six continents.
Since 1999, And Partners has helped brand and market over $6 billion of residential properties. Their approach integrates branding, design, innovation, and technology—along with deep experience outside the real estate industry—to design every detail of the customer experience. The result is a more robust and more intelligent turnkey offering for real estate projects of all kinds. andpartnersny.com