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Robert I. Eber

Robert Eber’s Legal Cases

4 total

  • YONKERS CITY POST NO. 1666 VFW v, JOSANTH REALTY CORPORATION

    Practice Area:
    Real Estate
    Date:
    May 29, 1986
    Outcome:
    Client was awarded a judgment for full amount claimed with interest.
    Description:
    I represented the plaintiff-land owner in a suit against title insurance company which failed to report a recorded easement which crossed the client's property. The NY Court of Appeals unanimously overturned two lower courts which failed to accept values offered at trial by plaintiff's expert real estate appraiser. The decision has frequently been cited by courts and in texts for application of correct principles of valuation in claims against title insurance companies.
  • POLSEN v. ROSENBERG

    Practice Area:
    Land Use & Zoning
    Date:
    Jun 03, 2002
    Outcome:
    Clients succeeded in their opposition to neighbor's application for a subdivision.
    Description:
    A homeowner applied for variances to subdivide a substandard lot from his house. Clients were neighbors who successfully objected to the granting of the valances before the Zoning Board of Appeals. The N.Y. Supreme Court then directed issuance of variances. The Appellate Court reversed the lower court, and reinstated the denial.of the variances, holding that the denial by the Zoning Board was correct in that the homeowner failed to show that 'that the detriment to the community would outweigh the benefit' to the homeowner if variances were granted, as argued by the neighbors,
  • NEVES REALTY CORP. v. SLOAN-BAR ASSOCIATES

    Practice Area:
    Real Estate
    Date:
    Dec 10, 2010
    Outcome:
    Client was successful in having the complaint of the adjoining landowner dismissed in its entirety as a matter of law without the necessity of any additional litigation.
    Description:
    (not available)
  • DIGITAL HI-FI CORP. v. MT. VERNON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

    Practice Area:
    Land Use & Zoning
    Date:
    Apr 09, 2009
    Outcome:
    Client succeeded in overturning decision of Zoning Board of Appeals detrimental to use and value of client's property
    Description:
    (not available)