Landowner Alert System 5-26-22

2021 Texas Rural Land Value Trends

Each year, the Texas Chapter of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers publishes a Rural Land Value Trends report. They just released their 2021 edition…

TXDoT to Widen, Improve Roadways in Travis and Hays Counties Starting in Summer

The Texas Department of Transportation is planning to start work this summer on numerous projects to widen and improve highways in Travis and Hays counties, including replacing a bridge in Dripping Springs. The Texas Transportation Commission, the governing board for TxDOT, approved contracts for funding for the projects totaling $21.3 million, and work is expected to take about a year to complete…

Texas Supreme Court: Courts, Not TCEQ, Determine Water Rights Ownership in Texas

The Texas Supreme Court issued its decision in Pape Partners, Ltd. v. DRR Family Properties, and in doing so, answered the question of whether it is the courts or the TCEQ that has jurisdiction over water rights ownership disputes in Texas. Lola Robinson owned two pieces of property in McLennan County, the farm and an adjacent 250-acre tract of land…

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