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Land Use Law Report 2017 Volume 45 Number 9

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Development - Under NY Statute, Development Rights Are Real Property Rights

Thursday, August 31, 2017
Facts: Located in the Town of Pleasant Valley, New York, the 101-acre Hahn Farm has been in the Hahn family for nearly 250 years. In 2007, ownership of the Hahn Farm passed to the four children of Edna Hahn. Her will conferred a qualified life estate in the farm to her son [...] Read More

Historic Preservation - Grammar Error Meant Town's Window Modification Denial Was Improper

Thursday, August 31, 2017
Both a town historic commission and an Alabama trial court misinterpreted the phrase "contributing buildings and structures" when they determined that window-design standards applied to contributing buildings and all structures---rather than "contributing buildings and contributing structures." [...] Read More

Zoning - Pawn Shop Entitled To Variance Because Eminent Domain Uniquely Burdened Property

Thursday, August 31, 2017
Facts: William Jachimek leased the building on an odd corner lot in the City of Phoenix, Arizona. The parcel has some unusual physical features caused by an eminent domain action: the property is much smaller than any of the nearby corner lots with the same zoning [...] Read More
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