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House Ways and Means Committee Proposes Expansion of Affordable Housing Financing Incentives in the Reconciliation Package

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On September 10, 2021, the House Ways and Means Committee (the “Committee”) released proposed legislation providing for an expansion of affordable housing financing incentives in their portion of the $3.5 trillion...more

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Philadelphia Zoning, Land Use, and Construction Update - September 2021

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The Ballard Spahr Zoning and Land Use Team continues to monitor all aspects of the Philadelphia land use approval process, including the issuance of zoning and building permits, regulation of construction work, and zoning and...more

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Stop order runs loose in Kneehill County - A case review of Kneehill County v. Harvest Agriculture et al 2019 ABCA 506...

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The Alberta Court of Appeal (the “CA”) in Kneehill upheld the issuance of a stop order issued by Kneehill County to compel the owner of the subject lands to operate a business (equestrian centre) and to extend privileges at...more

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Land Use Matters: September 2021

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Los Angeles Department of City Planning - Affordable Housing Linkage Fee The Affordable Housing Linkage Fee - (AHLF) schedule, adopted June 29, 2018, places a fee on certain new market-rate residential and commercial...more

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Cattle Grazing Leases: Key Considerations for Real Estate Developers

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Real estate developers in Florida are buying and improving rural land at a record pace. In many cases, this land has been devoted to purposes which resulted in the land being categorized as agricultural for real estate tax...more

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Public Works Construction Projects Set to Increase if Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act of 2021 Becomes Law

While its ultimate passage remains unclear, on August 10, 2021, the United States Senate approved passage of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (H.R.3684) (“the Act”). ...more

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Constraints on modifying consent conditions

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A recent Court of Appeal decision finds that a condition of consent cannot be modified once it has been satisfied and a proposal to modify a consent must involve a change to the approved development for it to be a...more

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Massachusetts Municipalities Pursue Building Code Revisions While Awaiting State's Next Steps

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Much of the recent news about climate-influenced building codes has come out of California, where the California Energy Commission announced adoption of revisions to its Building Energy Efficiency Standards, also known as the...more

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Sustainable Development and Land Use Update - August 2021 #4

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California advances two zoning bills seeking to promote scarce housing - U.S. News & World Report – August 26 - Spurred by an affordable housing shortage, spiking home prices, and intractable homelessness, California...more

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Sustainable Governance: Responding to Changed Circumstances

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A planned community developer needs to control operation and administration of the covenants and community association for some period of time to ensure orderly development and sale of project. The developer has invested...more

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Self-Induced Urgency Is Not “Urgent"

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"Self-induced urgency is not “urgent”." That was the opening line, and the ultimate decision from Hon. Justice Myers in Nicholas v Ogniewicz, 2021 ONSC 4442. The case involved an application by the purchaser for a...more

Patton Sullivan Brodehl LLP

Deed Language Defines the Scope of a Reserved Easement

Under California law, a grant deed is generally understood to transfer the entire fee title interest in real property, unless it expressly states otherwise.  (See, e.g., Civil Code sections 1105 and 1113.) If the seller wants...more

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Tips on Termination: Recent Washington Case Examines Parties’ Rights

Owners and contractors should consider the recent Washington Supreme Court decision Conway Construction Co. v. City of Puyallup, which emphasizes the importance of carefully drafting, and following, a construction contract’s...more

Ulmer & Berne LLP

[Webinar] Environmental Due Diligence in Real Estate Transactions: Phase II - September 15th, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

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Live Webinar: A Deeper Dive into Environmental Due Diligence - Join Ulmer attorney David A. Meyer for a live webinar on Wednesday, September 15, at 2 p.m. (ET), as he continues the conversation on environmental due...more

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Business Interruption and the Impact on Real Estate

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COVID-19 has had an enormous impact on businesses of all kinds. But organizations in the real estate sector—both commercial and residential—have been hit particularly hard. The fallout from the pandemic has sparked numerous...more

Carlton Fields

Into the Future: Modern Partnerships in Health Care Construction Delivery

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The economic conditions across construction sectors have been in a state of volatility since the COVID-19 pandemic arrived. It’s no surprise that many businesses and organizations adopted a wait-and-see approach before...more

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Kazakhstan takes further steps to streamline land regulations

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A number of significant legislative amendments will be introduced with effect from January 1, 2022, to align land relations and, in part, some construction issues. Some of the innovations highlighted below may be of interest...more

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Is A Restriction Tantamount To A Prohibition?

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The Davis-Stirling Common Interest Development Act, Cal. Civ. Code § 4000 et seq., regulates condominium developments and other common interest developments (CIDs) in California.    Section 4740(a) states that an owner of a...more

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Sustainable Development and Land Use Update - August 2021 #3

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California panel backs solar mandate for new buildings Bullet - The New York Times – August 12 - California regulators voted last Wednesday to require builders to include solar power and battery storage in many new commercial...more

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Swing and a Miss: Unopposed LLC Dissolution Claim Denied

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In an article from a little over a month ago, we summarized New York’s LLC judicial dissolution statute with the comment, “Breaking up can be hard to do.”...more

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A Dissolved LLC Can Still Recover Attorney Fees

An LLC Jungle post from last year addressed the issue of whether derivative claims can be pursued for a dissolved LLC.  See: Can Derivative Claims be Pursued for a Dissolved or Cancelled LLC?  The short answer is “yes.”...more

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5 Things Your Governance Documents Should Contain, and Probably Don’t

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The Texas Property Code allows developers and their attorney wide discretion on the types of provisions that may be set forth in a set of governance documents for a community. In our experience, we have noticed that many...more

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First District Holds CEQA Special Legislation For Oakland Howard Terminal Project (AB 734) Did Not Incorporate AB 900 Guidelines’...

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Of all the major sports, baseball is the only one that is not played “on the clock.”  So it’s only fitting that the First District recently held the special legislation (AB 734; Pub. Resources Code, § 21168.6.7) enacted to...more

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Proposed Bill Provides a New Federal Tax Credit for the Conversion of Office Buildings

At the end of July 2021, a bill was introduced in the House and Senate, which, if enacted, would create a federal tax credit to fund the conversion of unused office buildings into residential, commercial, or mixed-use...more

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Effectively Investing and Developing in Life Sciences in San Diego

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Without question, Boston-Cambridge and the San Francisco Bay Area are the nation’s top two life science clusters. However, the third spot belongs unequivocally to San Diego. In a recent webinar moderated by Martin Togni, a...more

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