The city’s real estate business is coming back with a vengeance — and with shrimp, sushi, caviar and champagne.
To the delight of dealmakers and moguls, the annual Fried, Frank holiday party is coming back on Dec. 7 after a year off for the pandemic.
The boozy bash thrown by the law firm’s powerful real estate department and its chairman Jonathan Mechanic has been the property world’s No. 1 celebration since it started 26 years ago at the 21 Club.
“The Fried Frank party is the real estate industry’s equivalent of the Rockefeller Center tree lighting — the official kick-off of the holiday season. And just like Rock Center it feels like the whole world is there, jammed together, full of good cheer,” said CBRE tristate CEO Mary Ann Tighe.
“This year we will especially appreciate it because we’ll all be celebrating that our city made it to the other side of…