Pennsylvania Eminent Domain Code

A federal appeals court recently held that a condemnee who successfully challenges a taking may be entitled to “just compensation” during the period between the filing of the declaration of taking and the revesting of title. In R&J Holding Company v. Montgomery County RDA, the property owner successfully challenged the taking of its property. The

The Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania recently addressed the requirement that a condemnor must initiate the condemnation action within one year of the action authorizing the condemnation. In In Re: Condemnation by the Redevelopment Authority of the City of Allentown, the condemned property was determined to be blighted on March 8, 2004. On June 14, 2005