TAKING PRIVATE PROPERTY TO BUILD AN URBAN SPORTS ARENA: A VALID EXERCISE OF EMINENT DOMAIN POWERS?
- Expropriation Claims for Increased Development Costs and Loss of Profit. Sevelka, Tony // Appraisal Journal;Fall2005, Vol. 73 Issue 4, p384
Claims for loss of developer's profit and for increased development costs have been inappropriately advanced as an enhancement of market value in a number of Canadian expropriation cases. Provision for developer's profit or development costs, while made explicit in the subdivision development...
- SOURCE GUIDE. Ross, Steven S. // Columbia Journalism Review;Sep/Oct1975, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p61
This article lists a guide to finding information on land use.
- Basketball Boondoggle. Root, Damon // Reason;Feb2010, Vol. 41 Issue 9, p10
The article presents the author's views on the use of eminent domain to seize the private property of real estate tycoon and New Jersey Nets basketball team owner Bruce Ratner in Brooklyn, New York City.
- Letters to the Editor. Streetar, Robert; Gunyou, John; Dranias, Nick // Fedgazette;May2006, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p17
Presents letters to the editor referencing articles about the use of eminent domain in lieu of private development and property tax revenue, which appeared in the March 2006 issue.
- When is Eminent Domain Eminently Unfair? Hudgins, Matt // National Real Estate Investor;May2005, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p14
The article reports that the real estate developers counting on city governments to use eminent domain to clear urban renewal sites are watching to see if the U.S. Supreme Court favors property owners in a high-profile eminent domain dispute. The Court is expected to rule in June 2005 in the...
- Eminent domain: How far should it go? Khasru, B. Z. // Fairfield County Business Journal;11/22/2004, Vol. 43 Issue 47, p43
Reports on the impact of laws governing eminent domain on the acquisition of a private property in Connecticut. Review of the case in which Norwalk Redevelopment Agency is trying to force the sale of a local leadership and its storage lot to a real estate developer; Contention on the importance...
- BB&T Will Shun Eminent Domain. // National Mortgage News;2/6/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 18, p11
The article reports on the decision of the BB&T Corp. bank not to lend to commercial developers planning to build on land taken away from private citizens using the principle of eminent domain. According to the bank, this policy change follows from a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that allows...
- A Bargaining Model of Holdouts and Takings. Miceli, Thomas J.; Segerson, Kathleen // American Law & Economics Review;Spring2007, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p160
The holdout problem is commonly cited as the justification for eminent domain, but the nature of the problem is not well understood. This article models the holdout problem in a bargaining framework, where a developer seeks to acquire several parcels of land for a large-scale development. We...
- Human-Induced Environmental Changes and Floodplain Restoration Necessity along the Danube, on the Drobeta-Turnu Severin - Bechet Sector. Licurici, Mihaela // Forum Geografic;2011, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p350
The present paper aims at analysing the human-induced transformations that took place in the Drobeta-Turnu Severin - Bechet sector of the Danube Floodplain during the last two centuries. The research started from the need to obtain a real and comprehensive database concerning the extension, the...