By John Lawrence Reynolds
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Sooner than the real-estate increase of the Eighties, Francis J. Greenburger risked all of it to shop for 3 older loft constructions at 50 West highway close to the present 11th of September Memorial. He finally dreamed of 1 day erecting an impressive skyscraper of their position. yet catastrophe struck in 2008, simply as his plans have been coming jointly, and improvement got here to a screeching halt.
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