Appeals & Opinions - Subject Index

Real Property
Subject Title Opinion Summary Type
County clerk - must accept for recording any instrument properly acknowledged and executed 1997-15 Informal Download County clerk - must accept for recording any instrument properly acknowledged and executed
County treasurer - duty to provide tax payment certificate under Real Property Law § 334 2004-03 Informal Download County treasurer - duty to provide tax payment certificate under Real Property Law § 334
Deeds - reference to tax map acceptable for recording purposes 1996-38 Informal Download Deeds - reference to tax map acceptable for recording purposes
Issuance of permits cannot be conditioned on payment of taxes 1996-45 Informal Download Issuance of permits cannot be conditioned on payment of taxes
Mortgages - 20 year limit on priority of liens for credit lines mortgages not applicable to reverse mortgages 1996-F4 Formal Download Mortgages - 20 year limit on priority of liens for credit lines mortgages not applicable to reverse mortgages
Municipality - may not require additional language in deed 1996-49 Informal Download Municipality - may not require additional language in deed
Real property disposals by public authorities - discussion of exceptions to public bidding and fair market value requirements 2007-F2 Formal Download Real property disposals by public authorities - discussion of exceptions to public bidding and fair market value requirements
Signature of attorney-in-fact on deed 1998-48 Informal Download Signature of attorney-in-fact on deed
Taxation - Procedure for transition from three to one elective assessor 1998-20 Informal Download Taxation - Procedure for transition from three to one elective assessor