When you're dealing with any piece of real estate in Massachusetts, you need to understand the applicable land use regulations and cases. This revised Third Edition
of Mark Bobrowski's Handbook of Massachusetts Land Use and Planning Law
provides all the insightful analysis and practical, expert advice you need, with detailed coverage of such important issues as:
- Affordable housing
- Special permit and variance decisions
- Zoning in Boston
- Nonconforming uses and structures
- Administrative appeal procedures
- Enforcement requests
- Building permits
- Vested rights
- Agricultural use exemptions
- Current tests for exactions
- SLAPP suit procedures
- Impact fees
- Civil rights challenges.
Helpful tables facilitate convenient case law review, while forms and extensive cross-references add to the book's usefulness.
ETA: New update releasing soon! Order now and receive the latest version when it's available.