“The rest of the country looks upon New York like we're left-wing, Communist, Jewish, homosexual pornographers. I think of us that way sometimes and I live here.”
That was Alvy Singer in Woody Allen’s Annie Hall. And he knew what he was talking about. Even the developers here lean liberal! Our evidence? The recent campaign contribution disclosures are in.
But first, some history: back when we checked in mid-July, much of the real estate world was still hemming and hawing. With the demise of hometown heroes Hillary and Rudy, they were busy contributing to neither Obama nor McCain. read more »