compulsory purchase


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compulsory purchase

n
(Law) purchase of a house or other property by a local authority or government department for public use or to make way for development, regardless of whether or not the owner wishes to sell
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compulsory purchase

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The agenda item is simply described as an "Application for Compulsory Purchase Order of Colwyn Bay Market Hall".
The council applied for a Compulsory Purchase Order after the owners ignored several requests for urgent repairs.
He said: "Tripping Up Trump now own a piece of my land in an effort to help protect my family and the other families worried by the threat of compulsory purchase.
COUNCIL bosses may use compulsory purchase powers to avoid a delay in plans to demolish vandal-hit flats in a Newcastle neighbourhood.
COMMERCIAL property specialist Underwoods is calling upon the government to create new compulsory purchase rules.
Kelvin Francis residential spokes- person for RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) Wales explains that if there is a public or private construction project being planned for your area, you need to be aware of compulsory purchase
Last week the Daily Post reported how Freemont (Denbigh) Ltd lost their bid to overturn a compulsory purchase order of the site by Denbighshire council, who will pass the ownership onto North Wales Building Preservation Trust who will manage the restoration of the main buildings.
The HS2 company has announced its intention to compulsory purchase the 150-space car park and rear yard of the West Midlands Fire Service HQ in Vauxhall Road.
The authority has agreed with the Highways Agency to finish the paperwork for the compulsory purchase of land between junctions two and three of the motorway.
Birmingham City Council has now agreed a compulsory purchase of the Edwardian watering hole, along with the nearby former Concentric Controls factory.
WHEN the Government wishes to build a motorway or reservoir, for example, it has the power if required to authorise a compulsory purchase order.
Q My house is being bought under a compulsory purchase order, but the council isn't paying out what I think the house is worth.