*Update: On November 4, 2019, after coming under heavy fire from New York City’s real-estate industry, the State’s Department of Finance and Taxation issued a new guidance that notably no longer requires LLC sellers and buyers of residential condominium units to disclose the identities of their members.  Several sources following this development conclude this policy

On Friday, September 23, 2011, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law Senate Bill 2373A and Assembly Bill 6870A. The bill authorizes the electronic recording (“e-recording”) of instruments affecting real property in the form of digitized images of original, executed paper instruments and of electronically executed instruments.

Modeled on the federal Uniform Electronic