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Cuyahoga County Land Bank Update

Posted in Conveyancing, Finance Issues, Real Estate Tools
In what has become an ongoing series here on the UB REAL Blog, we wanted to issue another update on the now year old Cuyahoga County Land Reutilization Corporation, better known as the land bank.  Over the past six months, the Cuyahoga County Land Bank has obtained more properties and received millions in funding from [&hellip… Continue Reading

Cuyahoga County’s New Land Bank – A Step Toward a “Sustainable Cleveland”

Posted in Finance Issues, Legislative Update
As I mentioned in an earlier post, Ohio Governor Ted Strickland recently signed legislation creating a new “land bank” in Cuyahoga County. Like a dose of cold medicine, Senate Bill 353 is not a cure for the foreclosure crisis, but it should help solve one of its primary symptoms – abandoned and vacant housing.  More than [&hellip… Continue Reading