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Jan
2009

Finding clarity on the legal definition of what constitutes a hotel

Real Estate Weekly

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PUBLISHED ON: January 20, 2009

What is a hotel? That would seem to be a question easily answered. Yet, under New York City zoning, the answer is not as straightforward as might be expected. Recent events have added some clarity. Broadly speaking, a building will be considered a transient hotel if the period of occupancy is less than one month.