Category: Real Estate Development

New Pennsylvania Mechanics’ Lien Law

How Will the New Mechanics’ Lien Law Affect YOU? Why Land Developers Should Take Notice of The PA State Construction Notices Directory On October 14, 2014, the Pennsylvania Legislature amended the Mechanics’ Lien Law of 1968 and created the Pennsylvania

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Property Rights in Streets Within a Recorded Subdivision Plan

On August 11, 2015, the Superior Court reaffirmed the principle that “all purchasers of property in a subdivision acquire an easement over all platted roads in the subdivision plan.” Starling v. Lake Meade Prop. Owners Ass’n, No. 1779 MDA 2014,

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New Consumer Disclosures Will Affect all Consumer Home Loan Purchases

  By: Sebring Law Starting August 1, 2015, all consumer home loan purchases will have a new form and process as a result of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s new requirements. What will this mean for consumers purchasing homes with a

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Pennsylvania Supreme Court Denies Utility Easement for Residential Subdivision

May a municipal authority exercise its eminent domain powers to condemn an easement over privately-owned land, where the sole purpose of the easement is to supply a private developer with land to install sewer facilities needed for a proposed private

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