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Appraisal Institute advises US Sentencing Commission to require appraisals
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2012

The Appraisal Institute urged the U.S. Sentencing Commission to require the use of real estate appraisals when calculating loss in mortgage fraud cases


PA court confirms County must pay compensation of Board of View
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2012

The Commonwealth Court of PA recently ruled that the County and not the parties must pay the compensation of a Board of View in an eminent domain case


Appraisal Institute and Appraisal Foundation representatives testify today before congressional committee
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • June 28 2012

Today at 10:00 am ET, representatives of the Appraisal Institute and the Appraisal Foundation will testify before the US House of Representatives, Committee on Financial Services, Subcommittee on Insurance, Housing and Community Opportunity


Federal court permits "just compensation" claim for condemnation challenge period
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • December 25 2011

A federal appeals court recently held that a condemnee who successfully challenges a taking may be entitled to “just compensation” during the period between the filing of the declaration of taking and the revesting of title


Court rules NY can pursue suit alleging inflated appraisals
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • November 27 2011

New York's top court on Tuesday ruled that the state attorney general may pursue allegations that First American Corp. and its former subsidiary eAppraiseIT inflated property appraisals under pressure from client Washington Mutual


PA agency objects to eminent domain for pipeline project
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2012

The Pennsylvania Game Commission filed a protest with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission objecting to Central New York Oil and Gas Co. LLC’s attempt take over land the commission manages


Lehigh County extends informal reassessment appeals deadline
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • March 18 2012

Lehigh County has extended the deadline for filing informal reassessment challenges


Philadelphia taxpayers intervene to defend 18.1 percent CLR
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • February 5 2012

The Philadelphia’s Board of Revision of Taxes (BRT) recently decided to apply the County of Philadelphia Common Level Ratio (CLR)which had been reduced by Pennsylvania’s State Tax Equalization Board (STEB) from 32 percent to 18.1 percentto property values as certified by the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Property Assessment (OPA


Failure to disclose that house was location of murder suicide can be basis for lawsuit
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • December 27 2011

The Pennsylvania Superior Court recently ruled that a home seller and agent can be sued for failing to disclose a murdersuicide in a house for sale


Philadelphia City Council adopts new zoning code
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • December 26 2011

Philadelphia City Council City Council voted to adopt a new zoning code Dec. 15, 2011