Day: February 26, 2013

NJ eminent domain law

Court Rules NJ Condemning Authorities Do Not Have to Negotiate With Mortgage Assignees

New Jersey still has a large inventory of foreclosed properties. As a result, many municipalities are seeking to condemn the properties for redevelopment and other purposes. In a recent decision, the Appellate Division clarified that that a New Jersey condemning authority is not obligated to negotiate with the assignee of