Sparks fly over politics and projects at fiery developer panel
From left: Ben Shaoul, Don Peebles, Toby Moskovits, John Catsimatidis, Eliot Spitzer and Hiten Samtani (Credit: Kerry Barger for The Real Deal)
Someone snatched The Real Deal managing web editor Hiten Samtani’s moderator notes just minutes before the beginning of the TRD Forum’s panel on how the Trump administration is impacting real estate. But this was a group that needed hardly any prompting to get the conversation going.
The panel began with what sounded like a strong defense of the Trump administration’s tax plan from developer Don Peebles, who was until recently the chair of the Congressional …