Threat of Condemnation

Threat of Condemnation

When a property owner is informed, either orally or in writing, by a representative of a governmental body or by a public official authorized to acquire property for public use, that a decision has been made to acquire his property, and it is reasonable to believe that the property will be taken, a threat of condemnation exists.
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(41) The threat of condemnation does not have to come from the condemning authority, but the taxpayer must know the identity of the condemning authority.
There may be leases of underground gas storage rights, but these leases are usually negotiated under the threat of condemnation, so the appraiser must be mindful of such conditions if they are present.
Their property is being taken under the threat of condemnation. It's the appraiser's responsibility to make sure the appraisal is fair and if represents the value of the acquisition as if the property was their own.
(The city owns nine other properties determined to be blighted.) But the blight label means MVP can force even the owners of well-maintained homes and businesses in the neighborhood to sell under the threat of condemnation. The threatened properties include single--and multi-family homes, apartment buildings with ground-floor businesses, four churches, and a day care center.
That approval sparked protests from LNG opponents - and from many property owners who lived along the pipeline route whose titles were clouded by the threat of condemnation proceedings and who were fearful of potential environmental damage from the project.
Condemnation blight may arise due to widespread publication and knowledge of the threat of condemnation upon the property in question, or it may result from a protracted delay in the government's expropriation of the property.
Generally the threat of condemnation, putting a work on the Index of prohibited books, was enough to elicit a craven apology and submission.
With the city planning a major redevelopment where the chain had a store, Bartell agreed to relocate the unit under threat of condemnation. However, the chain's preferred choice for a replacement store was not ready, so it is occupying another space for six to nine months.
As an institution, religion tends to promote "blessed assurance as insurance" against the threat of condemnation. If we follow the rules, religion says, we are inoculated against failure and find salvation in doing more of the same.
That required a threat of condemnation from the Honolulu City Council and Mayor Jeremy Harris.
There is in fact a marked distinction between those cases which by reason of the cloud of condemnation, resulting in so-called condemnation blight, permit the claimant to establish his true value at the time of the taking but as if it had not been subjected to the debilitating effect of the threat of condemnation ...
After years of holding out for a better real estate agreement, company officials one day found themselves faced with the city's right of eminent domain, and the threat of condemnation of the 105-year-old facility.

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