Homeowners sue over hotel project | AspenTimes.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Homeowners sue over hotel project

Aspen Times Staff ReportAspen, CO Colorado

ASPEN The owners of a 16,000-square-foot home on Aspen Mountain are suing the developers of The Residences at Little Nell and a host of other defendants, claiming construction has put the house on the brink of catastrophic failure.The owners of the home Joel Tauber, Julie McMahon, Ellen Horing and Benjamin Tauber also are suing Swinerton Builders, Bill Poss and Associates, KL&A Inc., and 25 unnamed defendants.The suit alleges that the ongoing construction activity has caused their property to subside downhill, resulting in up to 100 incidents of damage to the house. The home, which the Pitkin County Assessors Office most recently appraised at $14.45 million, is in jeopardy of becoming uninhabitable, claims the suit. Among the suits claims for relief are private nuisance, trespass, and ultrahazardous activities. The suit was filed this week in Pitkin County District Court by Denver-based law firm Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP. The hotel is under construction at the base of Aspen Mountain, to skiers left of the Little Nell ski run.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Aspen and Snowmass Village make the Aspen Times’ work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User


News


See more