Category: The Real Deal

The Real Deal
08/01/2018

The Closing: Joe McMillan

Joe McMillan is the Chairman and CEO of DDG. The company — which launched in 2009 and initially focused on buying distressed properties — has developed real estate valued at $2.5 billion, including luxury condos such as 41 Bond, 12 Warren […]


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The Real Deal
06/16/2018

Construction of Palm Beach Condominium Reaches Topped-Out Milestone

Construction of a beachfront condominium in Palm Beach topped off at the seven-story building’s peak height. Unit prices at the 30-unit condominium developed by DDG, called 3550 South Ocean, start at $2.3 million. “Buyer response to […]


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The Real Deal
08/28/2017

This Penthouse in Brooklyn Heights Looks Poised to Set a Price Record

Maybe it’s a money tree that grows in Brooklyn. The penthouse at The Standish at 171 Columbia Heights looks a good bet to break Brooklyn’s price record of $15.5 million. The six-bedroom condominium — last asking $16.645 million — was scooped up last […]


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The Real Deal
07/12/2017

DDG’s 3550 South Ocean Condo Project in Palm Beach Breaks Ground

DDG broke ground Wednesday on its condo project 3550 South Ocean, marking the first new luxury beachfront residential building to be built in Palm Beach in more than a decade. DDG launched sales early this year on the […]


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The Real Deal
01/17/2017

3550 South Ocean Unveils Sales Gallery

3550 South Ocean, the first new oceanfront condominium development in Palm Beach Island in more than a decade, unveiled its sales gallery last week with a special broker event. Among the attendees were DDG CEO and Chairman […]


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The Real Deal
12/28/2016

The 10 Most Valuable Brooklyn Condo Filings Accepted in 2016

A converted Williamsburg warehouse that was once the base of operations for a prominent bourbon distributor was the priciest condominium filing approved by the New York Attorney General’s Office in 2016. […]


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The Real Deal
11/18/2016

First Look at 3550 South Ocean, Palm Beach’s Latest Luxe Condo Development

The developers of 3550 South Ocean, Palm Beach’s first luxury condo project in a decade, just unveiled a batch of renderings that include a first look at the project’s interiors. Designed by Garcia Stromberg and Kobi Karp, the renderings show off […]


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The Real Deal
05/20/2016

First New Condo Project in More than Decade Comes to Palm Beach Island

New York and California-based developer DDG is about to start taking reservations for the first condo project built on Palm Beach’s barrier island in more than a decade. The luxury development, which fronts the Atlantic, is named 3550 South Ocean. […]


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The Real Deal
04/19/2016

DDG to Replace Chelsea Art Gallery With 11-Story Condo

Joe McMillan’s DDG filed plans for an 11-story, nine-unit condominium building in Chelsea near the High Line. The Tribeca-based developer purchased the site at 532 West 20th Street between 10th and 11th avenues for $24.25 million in 2014. […]


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The Real Deal
03/03/2016

A Home, A Museum: Developers Tailor New Luxury Pads for Art

Forget location. Forget windows. What buyers really want in luxury real estate is walls — lots of them — and developers are eager to oblige. Developers are now tailoring high-end projects for customers who want to display their costly Koons […]


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The Real Deal
11/14/2014

McMillan's DDG Buys Chelsea Art Gallery for $24M

Condo developer Joe McMillan’s DDG grabbed a Chelsea development site for $24.3 million. Alf Naman put the one-story Anton Kern Gallery at 532-534 West 20th Street, between 10th and 11th avenues, on the market for $27 […]


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The Real Deal
02/01/2013

An Architectural Crew Cut

DDG’s 345meatpacking is one of the better buildings in the neighborhood. This past summer, those who made it to the western-most portion of 14th Street were likely to be dazzled (and perhaps confounded) by the sight of an […]


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The Real Deal
12/30/2009

NoHo’s New Bond Street Hope

DDG expects multimillion-dollar floor-throughs to sell – in 2012. A development team on Bond Street is placing a $34 million bet on the market. The savvy new investment partnership is making the risky gamble that by the time they are ready to sell, […]


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