News & Insights: darya shneyder

BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY REVOLUTIONIZING THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY


By Darya Shneyder  |  May 28, 2019

While creating an electronic environment is costly, the benefits of readily accessible information in a real estate transaction are limitless. The more information that is available to real estate investors, the more educated decisions can be made and the more quickly deals can be completed. Partner Darya Shneyder discusses one of the ways technology has accomplished this goal – blockchain technology.

NYC Makes it Easier to Challenge Property Assessments


By Darya Shneyder  |  January 29, 2019

Many real estate owners who just received their property value assessments from the NYC Department of Finance may find it easier to challenge those assessments this year.

Real Estate Tax Certiorari: Challenging the Assessments


By Darya Shneyder  |  November 16, 2018

The New York City Department of Finance determines the property value assessment for all New York City properties. The notice of property value is provided to the real estate owners in the middle of January every year. 

Real Estate Financial Statements: One Size Does Not Fit All


By Neil A. Sonenberg |  Darya Shneyder  |  July 27, 2018

When a company is in need of an annual financial statement, a Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) financial statement is typically the first thing that comes to mind. 

Changes in Conflict of Interest Laws for Co-ops and Condos


By Darya Shneyder  |  November 1, 2017

Board members of cooperatives and condominiums in New York now have a new fiduciary duty to the shareholders of their respective corporations. In September 2017, the governor signed an amendment to the New York Business Corporation Law (BCL) establishing procedures for handling conflict of interest contracts. The addition of Section 727 identifies the changes in procedures related to contracts entered into with board members for cooperatives and condominiums formed under BCL.