Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Inset: CHIP’s Jay Martin, REBNY’s James Whelan and GFP Real Estate’s Jeff Gural (Getty)

To put it mildly, things are not looking good for New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

Most of the entire political establishment has deserted him in the wake of investigators confirming allegations that he sexually harassed 11 women and ruled by “fear and intimidation.” Previous holdouts including Speaker Carl E. Heastie and President Joe Biden called Tuesday for him to step down.

But the response from the real estate industry, which had considered Cuomo largely an ally, has been mixed.

Perhaps the most outspoken industry figure on the matter has been Jeff Gural of GFP Real Estate, a former donor to Cuomo, who on Wednesday told The Real Deal, “I can’t wait for him to resign. I think he’s a bully.”

But others have talked about letting the impeachment process — which is still in the investigatory stage — play…

Read more…

Share.

Comments are closed.