Oct 23, 2015

And the plan calls for the adoption of a “land-banking” strategy to purchase the few remaining parcels of land in the Mission before they are developed into luxury housing.


Oct 21, 2015

Land bank spokesman Craig Fahle said the group has removed some occupants through newly implemented squatter laws, although he didn't have exact numbers Tuesday afternoon.


Oct 12, 2015

Lackawanna County's government took a major step last week toward one of its smartest initiatives in years. It named members to the board of a “land bank,” which has the potential to be a powerful weapon against blight and for neighborhood and economic ...


Oct 12, 2015

This land banking structure allows us to both enhance our returns on investment and increase our liquidity position by accessing outside capital.


Oct 12, 2015

The Treasury Department has hired an adviser to devise a plan to develop its 12.5 million rai of land plots, its chief says. The plan is expected to be completed this year, said director-general Chakkrit Parapuntakul.


Oct 7, 2015

The Atchison City Commission on Monday authorized the establishment of a land bank and approved a $14,000 contract for an evaluation of a bio-tower at the Wastewater Treatment Plant.


Oct 7, 2015

The Hutchinson Land Bank board voted Tuesday to authorize spending a bit more than half of its current account balance at the Reno County tax sale on Oct. 27.


Oct 7, 2015

What the land bank was supposed to do was get rid of the anonymity and the do nothingness of properties that would just sit in neighborhoods and people would just get so frustrated.


Oct 6, 2015

There are bad strategies in dealing with urban tear-downs for the intention of eventually redeveloping them. And then there are BAD strategies for doing it. The upper case pathway—BAD—is the one to select, and here’s why. A BAD building model is an acronym for Blighted, Abandoned and Dilapidated (BAD) structures. It’s actually a systematic approach of how to create a vision for site redevelopment.

Steve Dwyer


Oct 2, 2015

A crew fro B.S. Smith Services, Inc. demolish two dilapidated duplexes on Tuscarora Street that are part of a Dauphin County Land Bank program to demolish the current structures, build new and return the property to the tax rolls, Aug. 20, 2015. James ...



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The Bates of Maine Woolen Mill, a former industrial anchor in the city of Lewiston (pop.36, 500) in western Maine, has been transformed into a modern and bustling economic hub following years of city, state, federal, non-profit, private involvement and funding

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