Landowner Alert System 11-8-17

Posted by on Nov 8, 2017 in News, News & Events | No Comments

Articles include: Federal Estate Tax Clarity Under New Reform, One Family’s Venture in Private Land Conservation: Part 1, 40-Mile Stretch of the San Saba River is Drying Up   Click to view this week’s Landowner Alert System.  

Landowner Alert System 10-18-17

Posted by on Oct 18, 2017 in News, News & Events | No Comments

Articles include: Federal Appellate Court Rejects Argument That TX Eminent Domain Procedure Violates Due Process, National Estate Planning Awareness Week, One Family’s Venture in Private Land Conservation: Part 1, Private Equity Firm Invests in Business that Sells Water in the … Continue reading

Condemnation for the US-Mexico Border Wall

Condemnation for the US-Mexico Border Wall Texans on the southern border have begun receiving letters from the Department of Homeland Security. These letters contain a 21-page document called a “Declaration of Taking” informing the landowner receiving it that his or … Continue reading

Landowner Alert System 3-21-17

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in News, News & Events | No Comments

  Click to view this week’s Landowner Alert System.   Articles include: Funding Trusts: Is There Fuel in the Car?; Spring Issue of “Seasons”; Texans Receive first Notices of Land Condemnation For Trump’s Border Wall; Five Strands: A Landowner’s Guide … Continue reading

Funding Trusts: Is There Fuel in the Car?

A coherent strategy for the transfer of assets is, of course, crucial to the success of any estate plan. But our best-laid plans will fall far short of expectations if the trusts we’ve so carefully drafted are never properly funded. … Continue reading

730-Mile EPIC Pipeline to Connect Permian Basin to Corpus Christi

EPIC Pipeline Three companies have entered into a joint venture to build the EPIC pipeline; a 730-mile crude oil and condensate pipeline that will link the oil fields of the Permian Basin in West Texas to refineries and marine terminals … Continue reading

Landowner Alert System 3-2-17

Posted by on Mar 2, 2017 in News, News & Events | No Comments

Click to view this week’s Landowner Alert System.   Articles include: Making Lifetime Gifts Free From Gift Tax; Why Wastewater? Other Options For Texas Landowners; Bills Seek to Increase the Rights of Texas Landowners Facing Condemnation

Landowner Alert System 2-8-17

Posted by on Feb 9, 2017 in News, News & Events | No Comments

Click to view this week’s Landowner Alert System.   Articles include: Introducing Shane Neldner; SH 249; City Summit Re-examined: The Groundwater Debate

Highway 249 TX-DOT Project In Grimes and Montgomery Counties

Braun & Gresham has been talking with landowners about a new TxDOT project in Grimes County. The project is already funded with more than $140,000,000, and is being “finalized for construction.” The project will extend SH 249 by approximately 10 … Continue reading

Landowner Alert System 1-24-17

Posted by on Jan 26, 2017 in News, News & Events | No Comments

Click to view this week’s Landowner Alert System. Articles include: Landowners, Aquifer Alliance Win Battle Over TCEQ Permit; Protecting The Drops We Drink: Who Owns Texas Water? Seller Beware: Understanding the General Warranty Deed