Generally when the United States takes property pursuant to its eminent domain authority, “just compensation” is based on the market value of the property on the date of the taking.
With the improving real estate economy, there have been an influx of new large development projects throughout California.
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced yet another Fair Housing Act (FHA) case settlement yesterday.
Can Management Avoid Responding to a Reasonable Accommodation Request When a Resident is Facing an Eviction Action? No.
Readers of this space know that I regularly write that professional apartment management maintains an absolute obligation to review, evaluate, and respond to every reasonable accommodation (and/or reasonable modification) request we receive from our residents (and/or our applicants).
Before publishing this post, I confirmed that my clients were indeed still in business and planned on business as usual this week. Despite doomsday like proclamations, Thursday’s NLRB decision in Browning Ferris Industries, which revised the test for finding joint employer status, did not end the construction business as we know it.
Question: In a previous blog you stated that under some circumstances an association may be required to designate a particular parking space for an owner’s use if they were handicapped. What provision of the fair housing laws would require such a designation?
USEPA’s “Pollution Diet” for a Major National Waterway: Land Use Regulation and the Clean Water Act Intersect
The Federal Clean Water Act became law in 1972 with the goal of eliminating pollution of the nation’s rivers, lakes and coastal waters by 1985.
Most Floridians know that our real “hurricane season” begins around the time that thoughts turn to football and our students returning to school.
With Tropical Storm Erika bearing down upon us and likely to hit our shores over the weekend or early next week, it is important for you to know what to do if your community suffers a property loss due to this storm.
The Pennsylvania General Assembly has recently returned a useful tool to real estate developers and builders.