Tech

Amazon had cities compete over its new headquarters, and the approach was reportedly known internally as, ‘F— you. We’re Amazon.’

Amazon executives and New York politicians weren’t able to make things work for the company’s planned second headquarters in Long Island City, Queens. The company officially pulled out of negotiations with NYC in February 2019 amid growing resistance from state and local politicians. Amazon has been criticised for its divisive […]
Amazon had cities compete over its new headquarters, and the approach was reportedly known internally as, ‘F— you. We’re Amazon.’
Lifestyle

Real estate agents reveal the hottest markets for the next 10 years

We asked real estate agents and experts across the country their predictions for the most popular real estate markets in the 2020s. Some of the cities expected to rise in value and popularity are Reno, Nashville, and Philadelphia. Baby boomers from the Northeast are flocking to Leland, North Carolina, while […]
Real estate agents reveal the hottest markets for the next 10 years
News

‘Queens is not for sale’: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and New York activists celebrate Amazon’s decision to cancel HQ2 in Long Island City

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and activists celebrated Amazon’s Thursday announcement that it would not move forward with its planned second headquarters, known as HQ2, in Queens, New York. Ocasio-Cortez called the retreat a win for “everyday New Yorkers” in the fight against “Amazon’s corporate greed, its worker exploitation, and the power […]
‘Queens is not for sale’: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and New York activists celebrate Amazon’s decision to cancel HQ2 in Long Island City