Z&S Secures Final Approvals for 155-Unit Brightview Senior Living Residence in Greenburgh

On August 3, 2022, Partners David Steinmetz and David Cooper secured final subdivision plat approval from the Town of Greenburgh Planning Board on behalf of Brightview Senior Living. Brightview, a national provider of senior living communities based in Baltimore with several communities operating or planned in Westchester, is the contract-vendee to purchase an 8-acre portion […]

Z&S Secures Refinance for Ridge Hill Tower

David Steinmetz and Kate Feinman successfully closed a complex $72 Million Dollar refinance transaction on behalf of Azorim (Israel’s largest, publicly traded development company), in connection with a 180-unit residential tower at the Monarch at Ridge Hill community in Yonkers, NY.  Z&S is already working on securing land use approvals for another residential tower in […]

Zarin & Steinmetz Granted Summary Judgment Against Neighbors Alleging Nuisance and Trespass

Daniel Richmond and Lee Lefkowitz defended property owners in a Rockland County Supreme Court lawsuit brought by a neighboring landowner alleging nuisance and trespass. The case involved a lengthy discovery process including document productions, interrogatories, and depositions. During depositions, Z&S deposed the Plaintiff and secured an admission that the Plaintiff lacked adequate knowledge to support […]

Z&S In the News: Floor and Décor Flagship Store in Port Chester

Zarin & Steinmetz represents the owner of the former Key Foods Grocery Store site on Midland Avenue in the Village of Port Chester seeking to bring the first Floor and Décor store to Westchester. The Property was recently accepted into the NYS Brownfield Cleanup Program. The Project would cleanup and revitalize a dormant “gateway” property […]

Z&S Fends Off Village’s Motion to Dismiss in a $58.1 Million Regulatory Taking Claim

In the latest round of litigation between the Hampshire County Club and the Village of Mamaroneck over the future development of a 106-acre golf course, Z&S Partner David Cooper secured a decision from the New York Supreme Court rejecting the Village’s attempt to dismiss Hampshire’s regulatory taking lawsuit. Hampshire filed the lawsuit after the Village […]

Z&S Obtains Approval Under the “Padavan Law” from the Town of Clarkstown for a Community Residence for Adults with Eating Disorders

Partner Jody Cross guided Eating Disorder Treatment Center of New York, LLC (“EDTNY”) through the Padavan Law siting process to establish a Community Residence for an Eating Disorder Integrated Treatment (“CREDIT”) program in the in the Town of Clarkstown. The Credit Program would serve up to 14 adults with eating disorders (i.e., anorexia nervosa, bulimia […]