NEXUS
Nexus Building Development Group is a full-service privately held real estate development company.
Founded in 2009 by Shaky Cohen, Nexus Group is dedicated to creating high quality boutique residential buildings in New York City. With over $200m in projects completed and in development, Nexus brings the highest level of expertise, commitment, market knowledge and construction savvy to every project.

DEVELOPMENT
As a vertically integrated real estate developer, Nexus manages all aspects of its projects and acquisitions, from sourcing, underwriting, budgeting, financing and development management, to ongoing construction. To achieve strong returns on its investments, the team of highly skilled professionals combines vision, market knowledge and a keen ability to execute.

CONSTRUCTION
Nexus has a full team of construction management professionals dedicated to overseeing every step of the construction process, including accurate cost budgeting/estimating, material buying, value engineering, contract negotiations, general and sub-contractor supervision and overall project management.

ABOUT SHAKY COHEN
Shaky Cohen began his real estate career in the construction business in New York City in 1991 and has since been involved in all aspects of the industry. After working for and managing other firms, he started his own general contracting company in 1997. In 2009, Shaky ventured into the world of property development, applying his years of valuable experience as the founder and president of Nexus Building Development Group.

PRESS

Nexus Building Development Group

The best-kept secret on the Upper East Side!

Russ & Daughters arrived in the Upper East Side to certainly improve the quality of life of the neighborhood. The uptown version of the legendary Lower East Side deli is hidden in the basement of The Jewish Museum on 92nd Street and 5th Avenue. The Restaurant offers sit-down and take-out options...

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A year in review for NYC Real Estate market

2017 was a good year showing solid and stable numbers for the NYC Real Estate Market. Pricing for new development units entering into contract climbed 2.2% in Manhattan and 9.4% in Brooklyn in a year over year comparison. 
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Nexus Building Development Group

82nd STREET PROJECT NEARS COMPLETION

 
176 E 82nd Street is getting close to completion and should hit the market soon! Designed by the renowned architect Eran Chen from ODA Architecture the project is a 10-story building providing 9 luxury apartments and a commercial space on the ground floor.
The modern facade is adorned by timeless limestone...

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Crain's New York Business

Italian American Museum sells three buildings in bid to expand

The Italian American Museum has struck a deal to sell three buildings it owns on Grand Street to a development group that will build a bigger museum in the base of a residential condo the group plans to erect on the site.
The museum, founded by Joseph Scelsa, a retired sociology...

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CITY REALTY

Construction Begins on Nexus' 165 Chrystie Street; See Early Renderings of Interiors

The residential development sweeping the Bowery clean is now overflowing onto Chrystie Street. With several high-end developments in the pipeline, the latest to begin construction is Nexus Development’s condominium venture at 165 Chrystie Street, between Delancey and Rivington streets. 
 
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NEW YORK YIMBY

First Look At 10-Story, 13-Unit Mixed-Use Project At 173 Chrystie Street, Lower East Side

Late last year, YIMBY reported on filings for a 10-story, 13-unit mixed-use building planned at 173-175 Chrystie Street, on the Lower East Side, and now a rendering has surfaced of the project, per Bowery Boogie.
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NEW YORK YIMBY

Eight-Story Building Revealed At 260 Bowery, Nolita

Lyco Investment Corp. and Nexus Development are planning to build an eight-story, six-unit mixed-use building at 258-260 Bowery, in Nolita, according to Bowery Boogie.
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