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Considering a Conservation Easement? Here’s What You Should Know

USA - October 25 2018 Ever looked at a piece of your property and thought, “I wish it could stay like this forever”? If so, you may be in luck, because a conservation…

Fractional Investment in Real Estate: What is It?

USA - August 6 2018 Not everyone has the investment resources of a certain real estate tycoon turned president, and that has often served as a bar to participation. In…

I Love It When a Comprehensive Plan Comes Together

USA - March 1 2018 It’s that time again - Lexington has been and remains busy assembling its 2018 Comprehensive Plan, titled “Imagine Lexington,” which will provide…

HMDA Reporting Eased for Community Banks and Credit Unions

USA - November 21 2017 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB") has certainly not been making life easier for mortgage lenders in the past several years, with new…

Net Lease vs. Gross Lease: Which is right for me?

USA - November 1 2017 In the sale of a commercial property, typically an entire interest in the property is sold for a single price. However, there is no…

Easements Made Easy: The Basics of Easements on Real Property

USA - June 6 2017 Easements are one of those real estate concepts on which it's difficult to get a consensus. To some, they are harmless items that can be ignored. To…

Planning and Zoning: 3 Things to Look for When Purchasing Property

USA - April 26 2017 The conventional wisdom is that real property is a solid investment - after all, they aren’t making any more of it, and it’s often billed as “one of a…

Investing in Real Estate: Where Do You Start?

USA - July 27 2016 Investment in real estate, whether residential or commercial, is a great vehicle for building wealth. For many people, however, the most difficult…

A Supreme Court denial creates an uncertain foundation for affordable housing attempts

USA - May 13 2016 Often, United States Supreme Court cases have repercussions and wide-ranging effects that are a predictable outgrowth of the particular holdings…

City planning board votes “no” to garbage transfer station on Lisle Industrial

USA - April 29 2016 A Lexington planning body rejected a bid by Republic Services to put a garbage transfer station on an 8-acre site on Lisle Industrial Avenue after a…