Concerned they would be seen as nothing but outsiders, the owners of the Macy’s Men’s store building in Downtown Plaza have requested the move to Alameda County.
The City of Sacramento officially filed suit against the owners of the 600 K Street property it says are in the way of a new downtown arena for the Sacramento Kings on Thursday.
A Northern California city hit hard by the housing crisis took another step toward using its powers of eminent domain to stave off foreclosures.
A state board has given approval for the California High-Speed Rail Authority to start the process of seizing its first property through eminent domain.
The man that many credit with orchestrating Sacramento’s efforts save the Kings spoke briefly about the franchise’s arena progress on Wednesday.
Richmond is moving ahead with its first-in-the-nation plan to use the government’s constitutional power of eminent domain to seize hundreds of underwater mortgages.
The city council is exploring how to use the power of eminent domain—typically used to build freeways or remove blighted buildings—to take over the site that houses the department store.
Stanislaus County Supervisors have claimed eminent domain on a Modesto home after they were unable to make a deal with the homeowners.
The federal government has tried, now local cities are stepping up and trying to help struggling homeowners.
Rancho Cordova is believed to be the first California city to abandon a project after the California Supreme Court has ruled that Redevelopment Agencies can be abolished.
Taxpayers could be out millions of dollars in a big battle over property rights. City officials in Rancho Cordova used eminent domain to take over a property.
Millions of dollars are at stake in a big fight over private property rights in Rancho Cordova, where a court decision is sparking celebration by some – while others are gearing up for more legal fireworks.