City council to vote on Richmond eminent domain proposal

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A city of 105,000 persons near San Francisco, Calif., has become the first municipality in the nation to approve seizing "underwater" mortgages. The Richmond City Council approved the measure in September on a 4-3 vote. Under eminent domain, a government may seize property for a public purpose.

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The proposal would have the City of Richmond acquire more than 600 underwater mortgages at fair market value, possibly using eminent domain powers if creditors refuse to sell. Usually, eminent domain powers are only used by governments to seize properties that stand in the way of planned roadways or other infrastructure projects.

A Jersey City councilman is calling on Mayor Steve Fulop to halt the sale of city property seized by the previous administration via eminent domain. storage facility. The council is scheduled to.

The city of Richmond, dominated by a giant. with an innovative application of eminent domain, incurring the wrath of both big banks and the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHA). The council fell a.

RICHMOND (AP) – A San Francisco Bay Area city voted Wednesday to try to expand a first-in-the-nation plan to use its power of eminent domain to seize hundreds of mortgages that exceed the value.

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Richmond, a refinery town of about 106,000 east of San Francisco, is among U.S. cities considering the proposal advocated. too soon because the city council has yet to vote on whether to acquire.

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Richmond, CA Holds Meeting on Eminent Domain Mortgage Seizure Proposal, While Other West Coast Cities Review Proposal logistics late wednesday night, after nearly seven hours of debate, the Richmond, California City Council voted on three different eminent domain mortgage seizure resolutions that had been proposed for their meeting .