The Real Deal New York

One57 fire sparks lawsuit from neighbor

State Supreme Court judge denies temporary restraining order

From Luxury Listings NYC: A fire on Saturday at the mega-luxe One57 development in Midtown — where an investor famously purchased the building’s penthouse for a whopping $90 million — became the target of a complaint filed with the state Supreme Court on Sunday. Michael Hurwitz, a lawyer who lives just behind the super-tall building, filed court documents as the sole plaintiff seeking a temporary restraining order barring Extell Development, the construction company Lend Lease and a collection of yet-to-be-identified firms also working on the project from access and further construction. [more]

  • alexander

    This is the second time he is suing Extell, he sued them the first time because of the crain collapse.