Results

Joshua Rikon obtained an award after trial in the Matter of Village of Haverstraw proceeding for the trade fixture claim of Executive Touch Landscaping & Construction.  Justice Bruce E. Tolbert awarded claimant $159,596 with interest.  The Court precluded the condemnor’s evidence of value due to the use of a date other than title vesting.  The pre-vesting offer was $26,000.

Michael Rikon obtained an award after trial in the Matter of Village of Haverstraw proceeding for Ferguson Management Co. LLC in the amount of $721,671 plus interest.  The condemnor’s appraisal was for $365,000.

Michael Rikon settled the claim for an additional allowance for attorneys and appraisal fees for Longridge Assoc. v MTA for $1,000,000, increasing the total amount recovered after trial and appeal to $9,137,000.  The condemnor’s offer was $700,000.

Joshua Rikon settled the trade fixture claim of Mrs. Fields’ Cookies which was taken in the Fulton Street Transit Center taking for $1,000,000. The advance payment was $568,000.

Ashley Levi settled the claim of an outdoor advertising sign company that was appropriated in the Kosciuszko Bridge Project for $625,000. The State initially valued the sign at $51,150.

Joshua Rikon settled the trade fixture claim of Tony’s DiNapoli Restaurant taken in the Second Avenue Subway proceeding for $2,134,300. The M.T.A. had initially appraised the trade fixtures at $393,000.

Joshua Rikon settled the claim of Il Menestrello Restaurant for $2,169,000. The restaurant was condemned in the M.T.A. East Side Access Project. The condemnor initially valued the trade fixtures at $422,800.

Jonathan Houghton settled the claim of 54-30 43rd Street, LLC for $7,400,000 in the Kosciuszko Bridge Project. The advance payment was $2,850,000.

Joshua Rikon Settled the trade fixture claim of Pack It Away Storage Systems in the Atlantic Yards Project for $1,700,000. The advance payment was $55,753.

Michael Rikon settled the trade fixture claim for an outdoor advertising sign taken in the Goethals Bridge Project for $2,250,000. The pre-vesting offer was $1,335,000.