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Sunset Park Landlord Lobbied Top Adams Aides Before Scoring Deal to Relocate City Workers

Salmar Properties spent $28,000 on a top influence firm, on top of campaign donations to Eric Adams from family members that exceeded legal limits.


City Hall’s surprise move to relocate hundreds of government office workers to a largely vacant Brooklyn warehouse came in tandem with an aggressive lobbying push by the property owner that targeted close aides to Mayor Eric Adams, city records show.

A principal of the Sunset Park landlord, Salmar Properties, also made a maximum donation to Adams’ 2025 mayoral campaign — exceeding a strict cap on contributions from people doing business with city government.

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