Fisher Brothers

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Fisher Brothers is a real estate firm in New York City. It was formed by Martin Fisher, Larry Fisher, and Zachary Fisher in 1915.[1] The Fishers are one of the largest holders of Real Estate in New York City and are considered one of the "royal families" of New York real estate, alongside such clans as the Dursts, Roses, Rudins, and Tishmans.[1] The family's fortune was estimated at $3.8 billion in 1988 and has been estimated at over 12 billion dollars in 2012.[2] The company was in the Fortune 500 for a time.[3]

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  1. ^ a b Saxon, Wolfgang (February 7, 2001). "Larry Fisher, 93, developer and philanthropist". New York Times. Retrieved 2012-08-02. 
  2. ^ Forbes magazine, cited in Glaberson, William (March 18, 1993). "New group considering bid for Post". New York Times. Retrieved 2012-08-02. 
  3. ^ Hunter, Brad (April 5, 2003). "Crash miracle: Plane teen survives as N.Y. developer dad dies". New York Post.   – via NewsBank (subscription required)

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