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D.C. Zoning Commission Responds to Two of Attorney General’s Inclusionary Zoning Proposals

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On December 2, 2021, the Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia (OAG), filed four petitions with the Zoning Commission (ZC) to amend the Zoning Regulations as an effort to increase the supply of...more

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Reasons Why a Real Estate Transaction with a Local Government May Take So Long

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When an Industrial Development Authority, sometimes called an Economic Development Authority (IDA/EDA), purchases or sells real property, the transactions look much like any transaction with any other entity landowner....more

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Prognosticators’ Regret

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Just a few weeks back, I penned a sunny and optimistic piece about the growth of the CRE CLO market in 2022 and by implication, the general amicable economic conditions on which the growth of that technology would depend....more

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Boston Biotech: The Race for New Facilities

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Boston has been the undisputed center of the biotech industry for years, and the growth doesn’t appear to be slowing. Allen Matkins partner Martin Togni recently moderated a panel event in Boston to discuss the race for new...more

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Sustainable Development and Land Use Update - January 2022

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Court clears new housing near Expo Line in Los Angeles - The Real Deal – December 30 - Los Angeles may finally get the 6,000 new residential units it wanted around the Metro Expo Line light-rail route. A Los Angeles...more

Tucker Arensberg, P.C.

Amendment to Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code Clarifies Bond Retention Requirements for Developers and Municipalities

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On December 22, 2021, Governor Wolf signed into law Act 97 of 2021, which amended Section 509 of the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code (MPC). The amendment will take effect in February 2022....more

Lasher Holzapfel Sperry & Ebberson PLLC

Revitalizing Downtowns Act and Other Efforts to Resuscitate Downtown Areas in the Post-COVID Era

The Revitalizing Downtowns Act was introduced in Congress this summer with the goal of converting unused or outdated office buildings into residential or mixed-use spaces. The goal of this legislation is to amend the tax code...more

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Real Estate Tax Facts (UPDATED)

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To give you something that can help you prepare for the new year, we provide you with a selection of decisions by tax courts, published in the third and fourth quarters of 2021, that we believe are of interest to the real...more

Patton Sullivan Brodehl LLP

Developers Lose Challenge to Annexation Fees

Real estate developers are painfully aware of various types of fees imposed by local agencies as a condition for permitting development projects. A pair of opinions published by California’s Sixth Appellate District —...more

Levenfeld Pearlstein, LLC

ASTM Issues New Environmental Real Estate Due Diligence Phase I Standards for CERCLA Bona Fide Prospective Purchaser Defense

On November 1, 2021, the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) Committee on Environmental Assessment, Risk Management and Corrective Action approved a new standard for conducting real estate due diligence Phase I...more

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Ideas to Help Contractors Build Better Projects in the Year Ahead

As another year comes to a close, we should take this opportunity to reflect on lessons learned and apply them to build better projects in 2022. This was an interesting year for construction as bids and projects picked up in...more

Farrell Fritz, P.C.

Appellate Division Reverses Prior Decision Requiring Developer to Remove Upper Stories of Residential Skyscraper

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In April 2019, this blog discussed Committee for Environmentally Sound Development v. Amsterdam Avenue Development Associates, LLC, 2019 WL 1206357, 2019 N.Y. Slip Op. 30621(U) (Sup. Ct. New York Co., March 14, 2019), a case...more

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California Enacts More Than Two Dozen Laws This Year to Combat Housing Crisis

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This legislative year, Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law thirty-one pieces of legislation designed to combat California’s ongoing housing crisis by providing tools to expand housing production, streamline housing...more

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Sixth District Holds Coastal Commission’s Post-Approval Analysis of Coastal Development Permit’s Environmental Impacts Violates...

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In an opinion filed November 15, and later ordered published on December 14, 2021, the Sixth District Court of Appeal reaffirmed the basic CEQA principle that required environmental review and analysis must precede project...more

Allen Matkins

Current and Future Trends for Development, Permitting, and Construction During and After the Pandemic

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Allen Matkins recently held its 14th Annual View From the Top. Allen Matkins partner Mark Hartney moderated a discussion on current and future trends for development, permitting, and construction, with a special focus on how...more

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Miami Wynwood Norte Zoning Overlay Creates New Development Opportunities

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Earlier this year, the Miami City Commission approved a major zoning overhaul for the portion of Wynwood lying north of NW 29th Street—the newly dubbed Wynwood Norte. Given its proximity to the Wynwood Arts District and...more

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Real Estate & Construction News Round-Up - December 2021 #3

Proptech and digital real estate are poised for growth in 2022, millennials continue to supercharge the housing market, real estate brokers and agents can leverage gaming technology to showcase property, and more....more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

The role of planning in the fight against climate change

Planning legislation has been framed over many years to grapple with climate change and there is no doubt that there is real impetus at all levels of development to ensure that climate targets are met. In this blog we discuss...more

Allen Matkins

Adaptive Reuse v. New Construction in the Life Sciences Sector

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Allen Matkins partner Martin Togni recently moderated a discussion on adaptive reuse and strategic design for converting assets into life sciences lab space hosted by Bisnow. Panelists Susie Harborth, Executive Vice President...more

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Specialist Disability Accommodation – An overview

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Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) forms the bricks and motor component of disability housing within the NDIS. The demand for this type has increased rapidly over the past decade and represents vast opportunities for...more

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Pace of Home Building Not Keeping Up With Demand, Per HBA Presentation to Oregon Legislature

On November 15, 2021, the Oregon Home Builders Association (HBA) presented on "Increasing Access to Home Ownership" to the House Interim Committee on Housing....more

Goulston & Storrs PC

Law of the Land - Real Estate Litigation Newsletter - December 2021, Volume I, Issue XI

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CASES OF NOTE - LIMITATIONS FACING PLAINTIFFS UNDER CHAPTER 40A - Doyle v. Zoning Board of Appeals of City of Attleboro, No. 20 MISC 000386 (DRR), 2021 WL 5037871 (Mass. Land Ct. Oct. 29, 2021)...more

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Strata Titles Update: Owners cannot acquire or modify Common Property under the guise of altering their Lot

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The Western Australian State Administrative Tribunal recently held in Rechichi and Johnston [2021] WASAT 79 (Rechichi) that... 1. a Strata Company cannot approve under section 89 of the Strata Titles Act 1985 (WA) (Act)...more

International Lawyers Network

Buying and Selling Real Estate in Brazil (Updated)

1. OVERVIEW OF BRAZILIAN HISTORY - Brazil is a federative republic and the largest country in both South and Latin America. It is also the world's fifth-largest country by area and sixth by population. In the Americas, it...more

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[Webinar] Looking Forward to the Future of the Tampa Bay Region - December 15th, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm ET

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Tech. Restaurants. Real Estate. Sports. Tourism. The Tampa Bay region is booming all around. Our population, workforce growth, infrastructure, economy, and leisure options have all led to Tampa and its surrounding cities...more

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