Can the government take your land? Yes, they can – it’s a part of the 5th Amendment – as long as they pay just compensation and must be claimed for public use. Just compensation isn’t often a fair deal for land owners – the government could give you a low offer, or even take parts of your land. You can claim damage and negotiate against an offer by speaking with an attorney – learn more about eminent domain below:

eminent domain infographic
Source: Dallas & Turner, PLLC

Originally posted 2021-03-17 09:38:18. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

By Brian Wallace

Brian Wallace is the Founder and President of NowSourcing, an industry leading infographic design agency based in Louisville, KY and Cincinnati, OH which works with companies that range from startups to Fortune 500s. Brian also runs #LinkedInLocal events nationwide, hosts the Next Action Podcast, and has been named a Google Small Business Advisor for 2016-2019.