Um, about that delay. Well, it looks like it was a very brief one. The Real Estate is reporting that the MTA may choose a winning bid for the Hudson Yards as soon as tonight, with the list being whittled down to Tishman Speyer's officepalooza and the joint Durst/Vornado High Line-destroying hippie lovefest. Yes, the early favorite?The Related Companies' News Corp.-loaded Rupert Murdoch playground, is doneski, at least per these anonymous sources. The problem is that Murdochville, oddly, doesn't have a firm commitment from News Corp., though that line of thought doesn't make much sense because Tishman recently lost Morgan Stanley as its anchor tenant, but that doesn't seem to be hampering the bid. Should a West Side Rail Yards selection be made, it would need to be finalized by the MTA board, perhaps at its Wednesday meeting. In the biggest sense of the word: DEVELOPING...
· Durst/Vornado and Tishman Speyer Lead as Decision Close on West Side Yards [TRE]
· The Other Big Rail Yards Thing is Also Kinda Screwed Up [Curbed]
· Full Curbed Hudson Yards Coverage [Curbed]