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  • noun Plural form of easement.


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  • As I understand it, the problem (or at least a problem) with conservation easements is that many of them are actually essentially worthless because there are already development restrictions in place (e.g., a home in a designated historic district).

    Coyote Blog » Blog Archive » Problems at the Nature Conservancy 2005

  • The McLean County Commission and the advisory committee also voiced concern regarding the potential of permanent or long-term easements, but Ringelman said none were proposed in the purchase agreement.

    unknown title 2009

  • Will loan term easements and principal reductions become standard campaign issues?

    Latest Articles 2008

  • Will loan term easements and principal reductions become standard campaign issues?

    New Jersey Real Estate Report 2008

  • I seem to remember that the easements were a requirement of the project. Stories 2010

  • Unfortunately, even waterfront property with conservation easements, which is taxed far below its full value, is factored into the county's LCI at the value it would have if it were not under easement.

    Redskins Insider Podcast -- The Washington Post 2010

  • Tim Pawlenty, that using taxpayer money to buy the easements is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that should not be missed because a corporation half-a-world away can change its mind at any time. rss feed 2009

  • Also document any material changes such as easements, re-zoning, heavy traffic, nearby railroad tracks, or freeways.

    My Money Blog 2010

  • All but two of the transactions will be for easements, meaning the city will buy permission to use land beneath the surface. : 2008

  • In some cases, the demand is higher than the value of the landowners 'property, now that the "easements" have devalued the property.

    Latest Articles Klamath Bucket Brigade 2008


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