Real Estate

Changes to Foreclosure Sales Under New Jersey’s Community Wealth Preservation Program

By Joseph McCarthy on March 5th, 2024

Posted in Business & Commercial Law, Real Estate

In January 2024, Governor Phil Murphy signed into law the Community Wealth Preservation Program (CWPP), amending N.J.S.A. 2A:50-64 & N.J.S.A. 22A:4-8, which expanded the rights of certain purchasers before and at sheriffs’ sales of residential properties and made comprehensive changes to the foreclosure sale process for both residential and non-residential… Continue reading

Navigating Commercial Real Estate Litigation in Pennsylvania

By Bianca A. Roberto on January 18th, 2024

Posted in Litigation, Pennsylvania Law Monitor, Real Estate

Commercial real estate transactions in Pennsylvania can be complex, involving a myriad of legal intricacies. When disputes arise, navigating the landscape of commercial real estate litigation becomes essential. In this blog post, we’ll explore key considerations for businesses and individuals involved in commercial real estate disputes in the Commonwealth of… Continue reading

“Render Unto Caesar What is Caesar’s, But No More” Money Grab by County Taxing Authority Held Unconstitutional

By Timothy P. Duggan on May 26th, 2023

Posted in Condemnation & Eminent Domain, Real Estate

On May 25, 2023, the United States Supreme Court issued a unanimous decision in Tyler v. Hennepin County ruling in favor of a 94-year-old property owner from Minnesota who refused to accept the government’s alleged right to sell her home for unpaid real estate taxes and keep the excess proceeds… Continue reading

Evictions in Pennsylvania During the Pandemic

By Bianca A. Roberto on April 21st, 2020

Posted in Business & Corporate, Real Estate

Evictions are currently prohibited in Pennsylvania through April 30, 2020. The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania’s April 1, 2020 Second Supplemental Order prohibits evictions, ejectments, or other displacements from a residence for non-payment of rent or taxes, or a mortgage foreclosure. Despite the ban, landlords are permitted to send termination notices… Continue reading

Who Can Be a Redeveloper of Property in New Jersey?

By Eric S. Goldberg on January 2nd, 2018

Posted in Commercial, Real Estate, Retail & Industrial Real Estate

One of the questions that I am frequently asked is, “Who can develop property in a redevelopment area?” As discussed below, redevelopment can be done by anyone, subject to restrictions discussed below, and is not necessarily restricted to just large scale developers. A redeveloper is defined by New Jersey’s Local… Continue reading

Prescriptive Easements

By Stark & Stark on July 3rd, 2014

Posted in Real Estate

The old Woody Guthrie song emphatically proclaiming “this land is your land, this land is my land” could well have its roots in the concept of a prescriptive easement in Pennsylvania. As recently explained in a Bucks County Court of Common Pleas case, Slice & Hook Enterprise v. McGonigal, 87 Bucks Co. L. Rep. 321, 329 (2014), a prescriptive easement exists when one establishes a right to use another’s land for some purpose, through “open, notorious, continuous, uninterrupted, adverse and hostile use” (although not inconsistent with the landowner’s use of the property), for twenty-one (21) years. Continue reading

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