Real Estate Lawsuits


The Latest

Texas courts ignore federal ban on evictions
National

Texas courts ignore federal ban on evictions

Texas courts are ignoring a federal ban on evictions and allowing landlords to remove tenants who are behind on...

Texas courts ignore federal ban on evictions
84 William St, NY and 1400 N. Orleans St, Chicago (Google Maps, iStock)
National

Prodigy Network files for bankruptcy as lawsuits mount

The beleaguered real estate crowdfunding company Prodigy Network filed for bankruptcy on Thursday as lawsuits pile up and its...

Prodigy Network files for bankruptcy as lawsuits mount
A judge ruled that Philippe Chow, a luxury restaurant located in the Dream Hotel Downtown, owed rent to its landlord, despite being closed amid the pandemic. (iStock, Philippe Chow)

Judges mixed on how government shutdowns affect leases

Decisions on Covid-related rent cases are slowly rolling in, but on the question of whether the pandemic freed tenants...

Judges mixed on how government shutdowns affect leases
Seth Hoy of Manhattan Legal Services with with 74 Post Avenue. (Google Maps, LinkedIn)

Inwood tenants claim landlord using blaze to hike rents

Tenants burned out of their rent-stabilized Inwood apartments in January have a theory: The landlord wants them to give...

Inwood tenants claim landlord using blaze to hike rents
Judge Katherine Levine and Mayor Bill de Blasio (Levine via Facebook; Getty)

De Blasio admin at crossroads with Gowanus rezoning suit

When Mayor Bill de Blasio signed an executive order approving virtual rezoning hearings, the administration thought it was a...

De Blasio admin at crossroads with Gowanus rezoning suit
Gotham's Joel Pickett and Gotham West. (Gotham)

Gotham faces rent overcharge lawsuit in Hell’s Kitchen

Tenants allege that the Gotham Organization overcharged them by revoking utility credits in leases at three large Hell’s Kitchen...

Gotham faces rent overcharge lawsuit in Hell’s Kitchen

The Deal's newsletters give you the latest scoops, fresh headlines, marketing data, and things to know within the industry.

Loading...