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What a poll on Amazon in Queens says about the city

The public is still pro-development, but a racial divide has emerged  "The meaning of the poll is that New Yorkers are broadly pro-development and that includes people in Brooklyn who are close to... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 6th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Majority of New Yorkers back Amazon HQ2 in Queens, this poll shows

Despite vocal opposition by some legislators, a majority of voters in both New York City and the state support the deal to bring Amazon.com Inc. to Queens, a poll released Tuesday shows......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2019

After being snubbed by Amazon, Long Island City springs back

When Amazon.com Inc. backtracked on its plans to build a second headquarters in Long Island City in the borough of Queens in February, it wasn't exactly good news for the neighborhood. But despite the snub by Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN), Long Island City h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 7th, 2019

Most and Least Tax Friendly States for Business

E-commerce giant Amazon announced in February it was withdrawing from its plan to build its second headquarters in New York City’s Long Island City. The planned addition of HQ-2 in the Queens........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 27th, 2019

New York voters say losing Amazon was bad move: poll

New Yorkers agree that losing Amazon will hurt. Two-thirds of New York voters think it is bad for the state that Amazon will no longer build a second company headquarters in Queens, according to a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 19th, 2019

Two-Thirds of Voters Say Amazon Cancelling Queens HQ Bad for NY

A poll released Monday by Sienna College indicates that two-thirds of New York voters think that Amazon's cancellation of its announced plan for second headquarters in New York was bad for the state......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 18th, 2019

Poll: Losing Amazon second HQ deal was bad for New York

Most voters in New York think it was bad for the state when Amazon dropped plans to put a second headquarters in Queens and many think U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez bears blame for the deal falling through, according to a new poll released Monday......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 18th, 2019

Poll: New Yorkers say Amazon"s pullout deal was bad for the state

A new poll of state voters indicates that more than two thirds (67 percent) of New Yorkers believed that Amazon.com Inc.'s decision not to locate its second headquarters in New York City was bad for the state, with only 21 percent saying it wasn't.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2019

Siena poll: Majority of voters say Amazon canceling Queens HQ2 plan was bad for New York

About two thirds of New York voters surveyed in a recent Siena College poll say Amazon's decision not to build a second headquarters in Queens was bad for the state – and the roughly same margin would support a new deal if Amazon reconsidered. Am.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2019

Billionaire says Amazon exit dampened his interest in moving hedge fund to NYC

Billionaire Ken Griffin said he’s less likely to move Citadel’s headquarters to New York City in the wake of Amazon's decision to abandon plans to expand into Queens. “Amazon opting out of New York... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 15th, 2019

City’s biggest lobbyist on what went wrong with Amazon

The daughter of an Orthodox rabbi who grew up in a mostly Catholic enclave in Queens, Suri Kasirer has spent a lifetime navigating New York City's dynamic social and political landscape. For more... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 12th, 2019

New York Leaders Pen Open Letter Asking to Bring Amazon HQ2 Back to Queens

Some New York leaders still want Amazon to reconsider pulling HQ2 out of Long Island City. Some New York business owners, union leaders, and lawmakers are asking Amazon to reconsider pu.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 1st, 2019

Half of Amazon"s HQ2 coming to Queens in NYC, report says

Multiple sources report that Amazon will divide its HQ2 into two locations, with Queens in New York City mentioned as one of the two sites. Both The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times reported Monday that Amazon had switched its original st.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 5th, 2018

Half of Amazon"s HQ2 coming to Queens in NYC, report says

Multiple sources report that Amazon will divide its HQ2 into two locations, with Queens in New York City mentioned as one of the two sites. Both The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times reported Monday that Amazon had switched its original st.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 5th, 2018

Amazon is reportedly nearing a deal to make New York City one of the homes of its second headquarters — here"s why it would be disastrous (AMZN)

Yana Paskova/Getty Images Amazon is reportedly planning to name Long Island City neighborhood in Queens, New York half of its second headquarters, HQ2. HQ2 — which The New York Times reports will be .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 6th, 2018

Amazon close to deal to site "HQ2" in both Long Island City, N.Y., and Arlington County, Va.: N.Y. Times

Amazon.com Inc. is close to a deal to locate its second headquarters between Long Island City in Queens.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 6th, 2018

Amazon is reportedly moving into Long Island City, Queens: Here"s what the neighborhood is like

Long Island City, where Amazon is said to build its next headquarters, is a neighborhood going through a a massive transition......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcNov 6th, 2018

HQ2 wouldn"t prop up NYC rents: Zillow Group

Amazon's reported decision to split its new headquarters between Queens and Virginia would create tens of thousands of jobs in New York City, but a recent report indicates the influx likely would not... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 6th, 2018

How Amazon changes New York City

Three key questions as Queens neighborhood becomes a rival to Midtown Even if Amazon falls short of its reported intention to bring 25,000 jobs to Long Island City for half of its new second... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 6th, 2018

Long Island City likely site of part of Amazon’s new headquarters

Amazon is close to naming Long Island City, Queens, the site of one-half of its second headquarters, with Northern Virginia’s Crystal City the other. [] To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 6th, 2018

Here"s why New Yorkers are freaking out on Amazon arrival rumors

Amazon is reported to have chosen Long Island City, Queens, as one of two sites for its second headquarters, known as HQ2. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 8th, 2018