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Coop lawsuits: a no-pets eviction case in federal court

The Times gave a lot of column inches to this story about a huge co-op, rules about pets and a lawsuit over the co-op’s rules about pets: Outside the brick behemoths of the East River Housing co-op on the Lower … Continue reading

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How not to appear for a co-op board interview

From The Billionaire’s Playlist, by Connie Bruck, in the January 20, 2014 New Yorker: …[Leonard] Blavatnik [the “billionaire” of the title] began an extraordinary series of real-estate purchases around that time. In 2004, he bought his London mansion, reportedly outbidding … Continue reading

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New York City stringent buildings’ codes

A big lawsuit here. The New York Times article by Charles V. Bagli begins: Manhattan’s top federal prosecutor filed a civil rights lawsuit Monday against Related Companies, one of New York City’s most prolific builders, charging that the developer had … Continue reading

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