Ron Moelis’s Blog

2001, 2017

Solar Panels and Microgrid Energize Marcus Garvey Apartments in Brownsville

By | January 20th, 2017|

Nothing underscores the vulnerability and limited capacity of New York City's electric grid quite like extreme weather. In October 2012, as hurricane Sandy barreled down on the greater New York metro area, millions of homes lost power. In New [...]

2112, 2016

The First Step: A Conversation on Gentrification

By | December 21st, 2016|

The rezoning of certain neighborhoods to accommodate new development has many New Yorkers worried about being displaced from their communities. This is a very real concern; but unfortunately, the conversation about gentrification and displacement tends to [...]

912, 2016

YMCA of Greater New York Honors L+M Development C.O.O. Lisa Gomez

By | December 9th, 2016|

I’d like to take a moment to honor my L+M colleague and dear friend, Lisa Gomez. For her stellar contributions to the industry, L+M Development Partner & Chief Operating Officer Lisa Gomez was recognized as an [...]

1511, 2016

The History of Affordable Housing in New York City

By | November 15th, 2016|

New York City--a city defined by its diversity and progressive politics--is also known for its high cost of living. The fact that New York City ranks among America’s most expensive places to live is common [...]