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Attorneys with experience in eminent domain (condemnation for public purpose) and qualified real estate appraisers can provide valuable assistance to a property owner facing condemnation. Sometimes the offer made to the property owner by the acquiring entity is fair; sometimes it is not.
Selling? Buying? Refinancing? Tax Assessment Appeal? Condemned?
When establishing a value for commercial real estate, a qualified and experienced PA Certified real estate appraiser is essential. You should engage a professional appraiser who has been certified as a MAI, SRPA or SREA and will comply with the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice.
If you have been contacted about a proposal to install a pipeline on your property, contact an attorney experienced in this type of work before taking any steps to protect your rights.
If your property is being taken for public use, obtaining full and complete “just compensation” is a long, complex process, limited by law and requires the aid of experienced counsel to effect a comprehensive recovery.