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Real Estate Transactions for May
May 20, 2022 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use

Yaron Kornblum, Marie Landsman and John Panagopoulos represented the purchaser in the acquisition and finance of a portfolio of buildings located in Hell’s Kitchen. The aggregate purchase price was $13.5 million and was financed with a $10 million mortgage given by Dime Community Bank.

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Real Estate Transactions for April
April 15, 2022 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use

On April 8, John Panagopoulos represented the developer of a new construction dwelling located at 84A Greenlawn Road, Huntington, NY, for a purchase price of $2.1 million.

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Real Estate Transactions for March
April 15, 2022 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use

On March 31, Ron Kornblum represented six tenant-in-common entities in the refinanced, multi-unit luxury apartment complex called Annandale Gardens, located at 10862 Nichols Blvd., Olive Branch, MS, with a $42.15 million loan from Capital One.

On March 21, Ron Kornblum, Marie Landsman and Amy Silver represented the purchaser with a triple-net-lease tenant at 2200 Smithtown

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Grill and Honig Secure Win for Real Estate Developer in RPAPL §881 Proceeding
March 31, 2022 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use

David M. Grill and Jeremy B. Honig scored a decisive victory after 7 months of litigation in a Real Property Actions and Proceedings Law §881 proceeding in Supreme Court, New York County. RPAPL §881 governs access to an adjoining property to make improvements or repairs.

We commenced the proceeding on behalf of our real estate

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Rivkin Radler Welcomes 4 New Associates
March 22, 2022 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Trusts & Estates | Insurance Fraud

Evan H. Krinick, Managing Partner of Rivkin Radler LLP, is pleased to announce that Carissa Danesi, of Long Beach, NY, has joined the firm as an Associate in the Insurance Fraud Practice Group, resident in the Uniondale office.

Danesi helps insurers prosecute civil lawsuits under the federal Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act, including

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Schieber, Han and Mascia Secure Decisive Appellate Victory in Contract Dispute
December 20, 2021 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use

The Appellate Division, First Department unanimously affirmed a summary judgment order obtained by Evan Schieber and Lawrence Han. Henry Mascia argued the appeal.

Immediately before New York State’s shutdown of non-essential businesses in March 2020, the Firm’s client entered into a contract of sale to purchase a commercial property in Brooklyn for approximately $20 million

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Real Estate Transactions in December
December 9, 2021 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use

On December 7, 2021, Yaron Kornblum represented our client in securing a Spreader Agreement of four exiting mortgages over four properties containing an aggregate of 123 residential units with four co-borrowers into one mortgage by Greystone Servicing Corporation for a loan amount of $14.38 million.

On December 8, 2021, Yaron Kornblum, Marie Landsman and Daniel

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Glambosky & Meisel Secure Multimillion-Dollar Judgment for Landlord
December 7, 2021 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Commercial Litigation

Erez Glambosky and Matthew Meisel were successful in obtaining both a substantial judgment and sweeping relief on their motion for summary judgment on behalf of Rivkin Radler’s landlord client.

In the case, CA 522 Fulton LLC v Science Language & Arts, Index No. 652477/2021, the landlord, CA 522 Fulton LLC (“CA 522”), commenced an action

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Real Estate Transactions for November
November 24, 2021 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use

On November 3, 2021, Yaron  Kornblum and Marie Landsman represented TX VINTAGE LLC in the acquisition of a 150 unit apartment complex in Houston, TX, for a purchase price of $22.5 million. The purchaser obtained financing from Arbor Realty SR Inc for a loan amount of $19.55 million.

On November 18, 2021, Yaron Kornblum and

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Honig and Antar Win Million-Dollar Judgment in Commercial Lease Dispute
November 16, 2021 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Commercial Litigation

Jeremy Honig and Mark Antar won summary judgment against the guarantors of a commercial lease, securing an award of $1,017,033.22 plus attorneys’ fees, and successfully dismissing all the guarantors’ COVID-related defenses.

Rivkin represented the owner of a Manhattan office building in a years-long dispute involving two Supreme Court actions and a commercial nonpayment proceeding. The

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