December 5th, 2018 Current Developments

Current Developments is a newsletter provided by First American Title Insurance Company highlighting some of the latest developments in the State of New York which affect the real estate industry. We hope you find same useful to better assist in servicing your clients.


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Current Developments – December 2018


Some of the topics highlighted in this newsletter include:


Adverse Possession
Contracts of Sale
Contracts of Sale/Installment Land Contracts
Contracts of Sale/Specific Performance
Contracts of Sale/Time of the Essence
Deeds/Fraud in the Inducement
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (“FinCEN”)
Lien Law/Mechanics’ Liens
Mortgage Foreclosures/Abandonment
Mortgage Recording Tax/New York State Transfer Tax
Mortgages/One Action Rule
Recording Act/Bona Fide Purchaser
Right of First Refusal (“ROFR”)
Standing/Mortgage Assignments/MERS
Statute of Frauds
Waterfront Property