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License/Access Agreements


When an owner seeks to make improvements or repairs to property and needs to gain access to an adjoining building and permission has been refused, the owner may begin a special proceeding for a license to enter the building.


"Having someone develop a property next door to you is a very real possibility. Don’t ignore what’s happening because the developer is focused on getting the project built, and you need to protect your co-op or condo. You’ll be doing a delicate dance with the developer, so you need to know what the steps are and when to take them."

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