Jody Kriss’s Blog

From The Jody Kriss Blog to the NYSE: Happy 113th Birthday

Jody Kriss of East River Partners has the pleasure of visiting some of New York City’s finest historic buildings, as he searches for those that need TLC to bring them back to their former glory. Some of his favorites to restore are the city’s iconic brownstones, which...

Jody Kriss Reports: NYC is Still Tops for Billionaires

As an experienced developer of luxury condos across NYC, Jody Kriss of East River partners has met his share of the Big Apple’s most elite, but anyone who knows the city is well aware of what it takes to secure a well-appointed home. Some chart-topping real estate...

Jody Kriss Featured on Real Estate Weekly

East River Partners Co-Founder Jody Kriss discusses the renovations of a historic East Village synagogue in an on-site interview with REW TV’s Dan Orlando. March 17, 2016 NEW YORK CITY—Jody Kriss, Co-Founder of East River Partners, has been working tirelessly to...

From the Jody Kriss Blog: Review of the WTC Transportation Hub

With many successful development projects across NYC, Jody Kriss is no stranger to the city’s stunning architecture. Though Jody Kriss and East River Partners tend to focus on honoring the design of historic structures, their developments have one major thing in...

Historic East Village Synagogue Preserved by Jody Kriss and ERP

Jody Kriss and East River Partners have been quite active in NYC development. While their usual focus is on revitalizing the city’s beloved brownstones and preserving the Big Apple’s aging properties and energizing them with modern touches, the latest project is truly...

Legislative Fail May Halt New Development Across NYC

Developers like Jody Kriss and East River Partners rely on certain legislative codes in order to keep up with demand and to make performing neighborhood renewals more affordable. One of the most-notable is referred to as the 421-a, which offers developers tax breaks...

3 Outstanding Brooklyn Neighborhoods Chosen By Jody Kriss

Brooklyn is arguably the most charming of the five boroughs in NYC. It’s close enough to Manhattan for easy commutes, but it allows for a slower-paced lifestyle. It’s comprised of more than 30 neighborhoods, each one offering something a little different. When Jody...