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Other people's money : inside the housing crisis and the demise of the greatest real estate deal ever made / Charles V. Bagli.

Authors: Bagli, Charles.
Call number: 332.6324 BAG
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Dutton, c2013.
Publication date: c2013.
Subject: Real estate development -- New York (State) -- New York -- Case studies.
Real estate investment -- New York (State) -- New York -- Case studies.
Mortgage loans -- United States.
Housing -- United States.
Discrimination in housing -- United States.
Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009.
Financial crises -- United States.
Tishman Speyer.
Stuyvesant Town (New York, N.Y.) -- History.
Title: Other people's money : inside the housing crisis and the demise of the greatest real estate deal ever made / Charles V. Bagli.
Physical description: xxviii, 387 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Contents note: The poster child of the real estate bubble -- "Negroes and Whites don't mix" -- Thirty-six million bricks -- The Golden Age -- Who would drive the last dollar? -- Let's make a deal -- For sale -- "The more you spend, the more we can lend against it" -- What $5.4 billion gets you -- "What do they have against trees?" -- The bubble explodes -- How to lose $3.6 billion in two years -- Reckoning.
Summary note: Documents how real estate giant Tishman Speyer and its partner, BlackRock, lost billions of investor dollars in a single failed deal and explores how the events surrounding the infamous deal reflected the ongoing real estate crisis.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 373-386).
ISBN: 9780525952657 :
0525952659
Url for this record: http://sherloc.indypl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1429506
Bib No.: 1429506

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