Tax and Estate Planning in Southeast Virginia Region

 1031 Exchanges

   
Show Articles on 1031 Exchanges (5)
13 Components of a Successful Transferable Development Right Program
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For those of you who don’t know, TDR stands for Transferable Development Rights. Simply put, these are typically programs that are designed by local government to allow for the free market transfer of subdivision or development rights from a rural (agricultural and/or conservation) zone to a designated development zone within a jurisdiction.& ...

 

Like-Kind Exchanges of Conservation Easements
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Certain individuals who own land with significant conservation value, for example landowners of wildlife habitat or open space, can preserve the character of their land, obtain additional property, and defer taxes on the transaction, all at the same time.

 

What is a Like Kind Exchange?
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Internal Revenue Code section 1031 establishes the rules for like-kind exchanges. This is a tool that can be used by private landowners to defer real estate transfer taxes by exchanging one piece of property for another.

 

Year End Exchanges
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Like-kind exchanges that commence in one tax year and end in a subsequent tax year are sometimes called Year End Exchanges. Year End Exchanges contain some unique benefits and some hidden pitfalls.

 

Qualified Intermediaries
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A qualified intermediary (QI) is a neutral party who may assist a landowner in facilitating a like-kind exchange. The QI enters into a written agreement, known as the exchange agreement, with the landowner.

 

Show 1031 Exchanges Organizations & Professionals (79)
There are 79 resources serving Southeast Virginia Region in the following categories:
map itMap of 1031 Exchanges Organizations & Professionals serving Southeast Virginia Region
Agricultural Law Attorneys
C. Timothy Lindstrom
Conservation Easement Lawyer - Washington, VA
Conservation Partners, LLC
- Lexington, VA
Farmers Legal Action Group
- St. Paul, MN
Flora Pettit, Attorneys at Law
- Harrisonburg, VA
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
John H. Foote
Walsh Colucci Lubeley & Walsh, PC - Shareholder - Prince William, VA
John W. Anderson
Spotts Fain - Director/Shareholder - Richmond, VA
Mark W. Botkin
BotkinRose PLC - Harrisonburg, VA
Timothy G. Moore
Spotts Fain - Director, Shareholder - Richmond, VA
Warren L. Tisdale
Willcox Savage - Norfolk, VA
Estate Planners
J. Moore & Company, P.C.
- Roanoke, VA
Sullivan Andrews & Taylor, P.C.
- Virginia Beach, VA
Estate Planning Attorneys
Allan G. Donn, Esq.
Willcox & Savage, P.C. - Norfolk, VA
Ammon G. Dunton Jr.
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, LLP - Managing Partner - White Stone, VA
Andrew Branan
The Branan Law Firm, PLLC - Hillsborough, NC
Angela M. Griffith
Conway & Pannell PLLC - Attorney, of Counsel - McLean, VA
Christine Nguyen Piersall
Williams Mullen - Partner - Norfolk, VA
Craig H. Smith
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, LLP - White Stone, VA
David D. Addison
Williams Mullen - Partner - Richmond, VA
David S. Lionberger
Hirschler Fleischer - Richmond, VA
Fielding L. Williams, Jr.
Williams Mullen - Richmond, VA
Flora Pettit, Attorneys at Law
- Harrisonburg, VA
Henry P. Custis, Jr.
Custis, Lewis & Dix, L.L.P. - Accomac, VA
Julie A. King, Esq.
- Charlottesville, VA
Lee Stephens, Esq.
Lee Stephens Law, PLC - Irvington, VA
Mark E. Slaughter
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Mark W. Botkin
BotkinRose PLC - Harrisonburg, VA
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Morgan W. Alley
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P. - White Stone, VA
Neil L. Rose
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Paul G. Izzo
Thompson McMullan PC - Director - Richmond, VA
Peter M. Huber
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Simon Sidamon-Eristof
Kalbian Hagerty LLP - of Counsel - Washington, DC
Stephen G. Reardon
Spotts Fain - Director, Shareholder - Richmond, VA
Stephen W. Lemon, Esq.
Martin, Hopkins & Lemon, P.C. - Roanoke, VA
Qualified Intermediaries for 1031 Exchanges
1031 Exchange Advantage, TM
- Carlsbad, CA
1031 Exchange Professionals Inc.
David Kuns - San Mateo, CA
1031X.com, Inc.
Steven Hickox and Christopher T. Sayre - Co-founders - Denver, CO
Acacia Exchange Services
- Healdsburg, CA
Amherst Exchange Corporation
- Santa Barbara, CA
Asset Exchange Company
- San Francisco, CA
Asset Preservation, Inc.
- Roseville, CA
Atlas 1031 Exchange, LLC
Andy Gustafson, Certified Exchange Specialist® - President and Founder - Fort Walton Beach, FL
Brenda Muller
Asset Preservation, Inc - Division Manager - Harrisonburg, VA
Claudia Kiernan, Esq., CES
Investment Property Exchange Services, Inc - Vice President / Regional Manager - St. Augustine, FL
Custom 1031 Inc.
- Spokane, WA
Exchange Resources, Inc.
- San Diego, CA
Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC
Elizabeth Harris - Vice President, Marketing & Business Development - San Diego, CA
Ken Dickinson
Stewart Title Guaranty Company - Richmond, VA
Mission Bank 1031 Exchange, LLC
- Bakersfield, CA
Old Republic Exchange Facilitator Company (OREXCO)
Lori De Martini, Esq. - President - Glendale, CA
Rosa Esqueda
Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC - Senior 1031 Exchange Consultant - Los Angeles, CA
Safe Harbor Exchange, Inc.
- Tustin, CA
Stephen Davis
Safe Harbor Asset Management - Huntington, NY
Steven W. Monk
Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC - 1031 Exchange Consultant - Fresno, CA
Stewart 'Skip' Sacks
Stewart Title Guaranty Company - Chesapeake, VA
Stuart Kruger
Stewart Title Guaranty Company - Fairfax, VA
The Exchange Connection, Inc.
- Snohomish, WA
William Gessner
ES Group - Senior Exchange Counsel - Reston, VA
Xchange Solutions, Inc.
- San Jose, CA
Tax Advisors
J. Moore & Company, P.C.
- Roanoke, VA
Jason B. Stinson, CCIM
Commercial Realty Services of Alabama, LLC - Managing Member & Principal - Gadsden, AL
The Simple Dollar
Trent Ham - Founder & ContributorIA
Water Street Solutions
- Peoria, IL
Tax Law Attorneys
Allan G. Donn, Esq.
Willcox & Savage, P.C. - Norfolk, VA
Christine Nguyen Piersall
Williams Mullen - Partner - Norfolk, VA
Craig H. Smith
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, LLP - White Stone, VA
David D. Addison
Williams Mullen - Partner - Richmond, VA
David S. Lionberger
Hirschler Fleischer - Richmond, VA
Flora Pettit, Attorneys at Law
- Harrisonburg, VA
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
Lee Stephens, Esq.
Lee Stephens Law, PLC - Irvington, VA
Mark E. Slaughter
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Mark W. Botkin
BotkinRose PLC - Harrisonburg, VA
Morgan W. Alley
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P. - White Stone, VA
Neil L. Rose
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Peter M. Huber
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA

 Conservation Easements

   
Show Articles on Conservation Easements (53)
Enforcing Perpetual Conservation Easements Against Third-Party Violators
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Among the most daunting challenges the holder of a perpetual conservation easement faces is the enforcement of the easements it holds, for all time, and against all violators.& ...

 

Amending or Terminating Conservation Easements: The New Hampshire Experience
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Since their release in 2010, the Guidelines have been useful to the land trust community and to the New Hampshire Attorney General in facilitating a thorough and efficient review of proposed amendments to, as well as partial extinguishments of, conservation easements.

 

Understanding When Perpetual Is Not Forever: An Update To The Challenge Of Changing Conditions, Amendment, And Termination Of Perpetual Conservation Easements, And Response To Ann Taylor Schwing
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Rarely in the legal discourse is an author afforded the opportunity to revisit and update a recently published law review article and to correct misunderstandings of a response thereto.

 

Perpetuity is Forever, Almost Always: Why It Is Wrong To Promote Amendment and Termination of Perpetual Conservation Easements
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When a landowner makes a charitable gift of a conservation easement to a nonprofit organization or government entity and elects to seek a federal tax deduction, both landowner and easement holder are subject to federal tax laws and regulations governing the creation, monitoring, amendment, and extinguishment of the easement.

 

Conservation Easement Reform: As Maine Goes Should the Nation Follow
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This article explores how the Reform Law has worked and whether it makes sense as a model for other states in response to weaknesses in their enabling laws.

 

Rural Property Appraisal An Overview of the Process and Terminology
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At some point in time you may need opinion of value—an appraisal— of your rural property. A qualified appraiser can provide this, and most will follow a distinct process in developing the appraisal.

 

Conservation Easements and Succession Planning
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When rural land passes from one generation to the next, it is often vulnerable to subdivision and development for a variety of reasons. The heirs might have differing ideas about what to do with the land, or they may not have the same commitment to forestry or agriculture as the prior generation.

 

Use of Conservation Easements in Estate and Conservation Planning
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Under many circumstances, the donation of a conservation easement or sale of such easement for less than fair market value may give income tax, estate tax, and real property tax benefits to the donor or seller.

 

Tax advantages and other incentives related to land conservation
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The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Code allows two principal forms of tax benefits from donations of conservation easements: a federal income tax deduction and an estate tax exclusion.

 

Leaving a Legacy of Land
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Protecting private lands that provide significant natural resource or cultural values is often a capstone objective for landowners, managers, and conservationists.

 

Conservation Almanac

The Trust for Public Land has created the Conservation Almanac, which is a great resource for understanding the context of the conservation and conservation finance movements. Here you can see how much land has been protected in your state, which state and federal agencies have protected the land, the ratio of money spent to land conserved, and policies and programs that could help your state reach its conservation objectives.

 

How a Conservation Easement Works - Sample example of conservation easement

A simple example illustrates how a conservation easement works in practice. Let’s assume pressure from buyers building vacation homes has pushed the value of land up in recent years to the point where the family is concerned about how the next generation will pay the estate tax bill without selling the land.

 

Land Preservation - An Essential Ingredient in Smart Growth
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The preservation of land for working rural landscapes, wildlife habitat, urban parks, recreational trails, and protecting water supplies and floodplains is emerging as an integral component of smart growth programs.

 

6 Basic Steps to Conveying a Conservation Easement
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How does one go about donating or selling a conservation easement.? There is no one right way to go about it. However, the following outline shows the most common steps to the process.

 

The Law of Agricultural Land Preservation in the United States
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Thomas Daniels and John Keene's new book breaks down the legal principles, federal and state requirements, and the legal issues that affect agricultural land preservation efforts.

 

Find a Landscape Conservation Cooperative (LCCs)

Find an LCC here. The 22 LCCs collectively form a network of resource managers and scientists who share a common need for scientific information and interest in conservation. Each LCC brings together federal, state, and local governments along with Tribes and First Nations, non-governmental organizations, universities, and interested public and private organizations. Our partners work collaboratively to identify best practices, connect efforts, identify science gaps, and avoid duplication through conservation planning and design. 

Managing the landscapes that provide our natural and cultural resources has become increasingly challenging. With the signing of Secretarial Order No. 3289, the Department of the Interior launched the Landscape Conservation Cooperatives (LCCs) to better integrate science and management to address climate change and other landscape scale issues. By building a network that is holistic, collaborative, adaptive, and grounded in science, LCCs are working to ensure the sustainability of our economy, land, water, wildlife, and cultural resources. 

 

Using the Conservation Tax Incentive
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This short brochure summarizes the conservation easement tax incentive and provides answers to some frequently asked questions. For the late ...

 

Conservation Easements
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One tool for estate planners is the conservation easement, by which a landowner voluntarily restricts his or her land from being developed, restricts the amount of development or protects existing features, like a building facade with historic value.

 

Conservation Easements - How Flexible Is Too Flexible?

To ensure the continued conservation of natural resources and habitats, it is important to ensure that easements are not simply undone by successors to the original parties after the tax benefits have been realized.& ...

 

Mitigation and Conservation Banking
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To many landowners a threatened or endangered (T&E) species on their property is anathema because it can herald all kinds of state and federal limitations on use of their property.& ...

 

Kelo, Conservation Easements, and Forever - Why Eminent Domain Is Not a Sufficient Check on Conservation Easements' Perpetual Duration
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In this article you will learn how Kelo v. City of New London affirmed that promoting economic development is a permissible public purpose sufficient to justify taking private property by eminent domain and that a legislative body is to receive broad deference in making this determination.

 

2015 National Land Trust Census Report
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Our common ground and collective impact.

 

Conservation Easements - A Tool for Preventing the Fragmentation of Family Lands
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Land stewards can use conservation easements to help manage the future. Conservation easements can be created to protect different natural assets ranging from endangered species and water sources to productive, open space and agricultural land.

 

Uniform Conservation Easement Act Summary
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Although traditional uses of land for industrial, commercial, residential and agricultural purposes have continued, conservation and historic preservation have become important as well.

 

What is Natural Area Dedication?
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Natural Area Dedication is a conservation option available to landowners of highly significant natural areas.

 

Investing in the Commonwealth's Land and Water
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Virginia Forever's Five-Year Plan, 2015-2019

 

Virginia Conservation Lands Database

 

Buying & Selling Virginia Tax Credits
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Conservation easement donors often receive more in Virginia tax credits than is required to pay their state taxes. Tax credit holders can sell these additional credits on the free market.

 

Alternatives to Real Estate Development Deriving Financial Benefits from Conservation and Mitigation Projects in Virginia - a Lender's Collateral Concerns
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In the current economic environment, landowners previously contemplating development or sale of their real property are seeking alternative ways to generate cash flow from their real property assets.

 

Uniform Conservation Easement Act (with 2007 Amendments)
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The Act enables durable restrictions and affirmative obligations to be attached to real property to protect natural and historic resources.

 

Multi-Generational Ownership and Planning for Family Owned Properties
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The paper explains many of the common legal tools used by families to manage and/or transfer family lands, and gives a very good overview of the expectations and considerations families will face throughout the process.

 

Forever Donation
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A landowner recently asked us: What is the best way to ensure that the land I donate is not sold? We put the question to the land trust community and it generated quite a bit of activity on the land trust listserv.

 

Tax Benefits of Donating Conservation Land
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There are several kinds of tax benefits available to donors of land or conservation easements. This article attempts to summarize these benefits and provide some examples of how they work.

 

What is a Land Trust?

Land trusts are non-profit organizations directly involved in the permanent protection of land and its resources for the public benefit. A trust may operate on a local, state, regional, or national level.

 

Bundle Of Rights Approach To Value
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The bundle of rights theory maintains that ownership of a parcel of real estate may embrace a great many rights, such as the right to its occupancy and use; the right to sell it in whole or in part; the right to bequeath; the right to transfer by contract for specified periods of time, the benefits to be derived by occupancy and use of the real estate.

 

2014 Farm Bill Field Guide to Fish and Wildlife Conservation
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The 2014 Farm Bill Field Guide to Fish and Wildlife Conservation was prepared as an introduction for fish and wildlife conservation providers – the on-the-ground biologists and conservation partners who help deliver Farm Bill conservation programs to landowners.

 

13 Components of a Successful Transferable Development Right Program
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For those of you who don’t know, TDR stands for Transferable Development Rights. Simply put, these are typically programs that are designed by local government to allow for the free market transfer of subdivision or development rights from a rural (agricultural and/or conservation) zone to a designated development zone within a jurisdiction.& ...

 

Like-Kind Exchanges of Conservation Easements
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Certain individuals who own land with significant conservation value, for example landowners of wildlife habitat or open space, can preserve the character of their land, obtain additional property, and defer taxes on the transaction, all at the same time.

 

Working Lands For Wildlife
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Through Working Lands for Wildlife —a voluntary, incentive-based effort—the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and its conservation partners will provide landowners with technical and financial assistance to: Restore populations of declining wildlife species.

 

NextGen Conservation - Peninsula Open Space Trust engages Millennials in its mission.
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The 80 million-plus Millennials in the United States represent the next generation of potential land trust supporters and advocates.

 

Putting Smart Growth to Work in Rural Communities
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Many rural communities are facing challenges, including rapid growth at metropolitan edges, declining rural populations, and loss of working lands.

 

Conservation of Private Lands - Opportunities and Challenges for the States
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Private land conservation initiatives are a critical component of any state-level quality of life agenda. Although concerns over sprawl, including the loss of prime agricultural lands and significant green space, continue to be one of the underlying rallying cries in support of state-level smart growth initiatives, the fact remains that with few exceptions, conservation of privately-owned working lands has not received significant attention in smart growth literature or conferences.

 

Bosque Canyon Ranch v. Comm’r—Partnerships Denied Deductions for Conservation Easements Allowing Movable Homesites and Taxed on Disguised Sales of Homesites
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Bosque Canyon Ranch, L.P. located in the hill country of Texas was just denied $15.9 million of deductions claimed by partnerships for the donation of conservation easements on two grounds in a tax court decision.

 

The Conservation Easement Quiz
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Take a quick quiz and test your knowledge on conservation easements and learn if they can work for you.

 

Conservation Easement Paragraph Databank
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The CE Paragraph Databank is a work in progress assembled by the Stanford Conservation and Climate Change Drafting Committee and a number of CE professionals assisting in the work.

 

Conservation Easements and the 2010 Roth Conversion - A symbiotic relationship
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It may come as a shock, but there is a sort of symbiotic relationship at work between property owners with conservation easements and the IRS.

 

Using Conservation Easements to Protect Working Forests
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For decades, conservation easements have protected open space values such as wildlife habitat, ecological diversity, recreational access and aesthetics.

 

Farm and Forest Land Preservation With Conservation Easements
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This publication is intended to provide basic information on conservation easements for landowners, community leaders, students and other interested individuals.

 

The Importance of Land Trusts to Forestry
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Almost everyone in forestry has heard of land trusts since they have become a common fixture especially in areas that are rapidly urbanizing.

 

Conservation Easements - Donor Beware
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Conservation easements have garnered significant attention and gained popularity over the last few years due in part to the availability of federal tax deductions and Virginia state tax credits associated with conservation easements.

 

Easements prove valuable in efforts to protect land
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Practically no one had heard of conservation easements 15 years ago when Charleston native Herbert J. Butler began trying to protect his hundreds of acres of former rice fields.

 

State of the Land 2006, A brief inventory of public and private land in the United States
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“In wildness is the preservation of the world.” Quoted from an essay by Thoreau lamenting the way in which modern urban life has made natural resources into commodities and isolated people from the natural processes on which their lives depended.

 

An Overview of Financial Alternatives for Land Conservation Transactions
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Clearly, the motivation for a land conservation transaction is often the desire of the landowner to safeguard the property. However, this objective must be balanced with the need to maximize the return to the landowner.

 

Show Conservation Easements Organizations & Professionals (370)
There are 370 resources serving Southeast Virginia Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Conservation Easements Organizations & Professionals serving Southeast Virginia Region
Agricultural Law Attorneys
C. Timothy Lindstrom
Conservation Easement Lawyer - Washington, VA
Conservation Partners, LLC
- Lexington, VA
Farmers Legal Action Group
- St. Paul, MN
Flora Pettit, Attorneys at Law
- Harrisonburg, VA
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
John H. Foote
Walsh Colucci Lubeley & Walsh, PC - Shareholder - Prince William, VA
John W. Anderson
Spotts Fain - Director/Shareholder - Richmond, VA
Mark W. Botkin
BotkinRose PLC - Harrisonburg, VA
Timothy G. Moore
Spotts Fain - Director, Shareholder - Richmond, VA
Warren L. Tisdale
Willcox Savage - Norfolk, VA
Certified Appraisers
Alex J. Uminski, SRA
Residential Appraiser Supervisor - MG Miller Valuations - Richmond, VA
Alvin R. Young, SRA
- Owner - Virginia Beach, VA
American Forest Management
- Charlotte, NC
Amy N. Edmonds, MAI
Managing Director - Valbridge Property Advisors | Virginia - Williamsburg, VA
Angela B Miller, SRA
President - Miller Appraisals, Inc. - Suffolk, VA
Betsy K. Hughes, SRA
President - BK Appraisal Services - Virginia Beach, VA
Bradley R. Sanford, MAI
Principal - Dominion Realty Advisors, Inc. - Norfolk, VA
Brian J. Dundon, MAI
Commercial Appraiser - Brian J. Dundon & Assoc. - Virginia Beach, VA
Burns N. Gibson, III, SRA
Senior Appraiser - Hanover County - Hanover, VA
Cameron B. Wood
Senior Appraiser - Hometown Realty Services - Ashland, VA
Cecil P. Miller, Jr., SRA
Appraiser - Cecil Miller Real Estate Appraisers - Newport News, VA
Cecil W Simmons, MAI, SRA
President - Cecil Simmons & Co. - Chesterfield, VA
Charles M. Darling, SRA
Owner - Darling Appraisal Services - Virginia Beach, VA
Charles V. Hostetler, SRA
Owner - Hostetler Appraisal - Virginia Beach, VA
Christopher M. Carmody, SRA
Real Estate Appraiser - Barber & Associates - Richmond, VA
Christopher Perry
- CM Perry & Sons - Virginia Beach, VA
Corinna A. Payne, SRA
Certified Residential Appraiser - Powell Appraisers & Consultants, Inc. - Hampton, VA
Curtis M. Darlington
President - Appraisal Corporation of Virginia - Richmond, VA
David A. Sirna
Sirna Forestry Consulting Service - Bunker Hill, WV
David C. Green, SRA
Real Estate Appraiser - Donahoe & Associates, Inc. - Virginia Beach, VA
David E. Richards, MAI
Principal - Dominion Realty Advisors, Inc. - Norfolk, VA
David G. Lester, Sr., SRA
Principal - Lester and Associates, LLC. - Midlothian, VA
David H. MacMillan, SRA
President - Kight Realty Corporation - Virginia Beach, VA
David R. Belote, SRA
R.E. Appraiser - Belote Appraisals, Inc. - Newport News, VA
David R. Wright, Jr., MAI
Director - Valbridge Property Advisors - Chesapeake, VA
David W. Hines, MAI
- Brian J. Dundon & Associates - Virginia Beach, VA
Dennis W. Gruelle, MAI, SRA
Owner - Appraisal Consultation Group - Virginia Beach, VA
Diana L. Ernst
Senior Appraiser - Valbridge Property Advisors|Axial - Chesapeake, VA
Donald J. Powers, Jr, MAI
- Henrico, VA
Doug Schepker, MAI, SRA
Principal - CDS Realty Company - Richmond, VA
Earl L. Wynings, Jr, SRA
- Owner - Carrollton, VA
Edward G. Knight, MAI, SRA
President - Knight Dorin & Rountrey - Mechanicsville, VA
Eric C. Richards
Researcher/Associate - Dominion Realty Advisors, Inc. - Norfolk, VA
Eric C. Sullivan, MAI
- Virginia Beach, VA
Eugene A. Joseph, Jr, MAI, SRA
Proprietor & CEO - EAJoseph Appraisal & Consultation - Richmond, VA
Franklyn L. Stanfield, SRA
Appraiser - Stanfield & Associates - Virginia Beach, VA
G. Douglas Schepp
Appraiser - G. Douglas Schepp - Virginia Beach, VA
Gary Bratton
American Forest Management - Director, Appraisal Services / ARA (Accredited Rural Appraiser) - Sumter, SC
Gary I. Powell, SRA
Vice President - Powell Realty Appr. & Cnslts., Inc. - Hampton, VA
Gracie L Peacock, SRA
President - Gralar and Associates - Chesapeake, VA
H. Glenn James, MAI
Commercial First Appraisers, LLC - Principal - Norfolk, VA
Harrison M. Chavis, MAI
Harrison Chavis & Associates - President - Richmond, VA
Harry F. Hoffmann, Jr, SRA
- Academy Appraisal, LLC - Glen Allen, VA
Heather M. Placer, MAI, SRA
Regional Vice President - Valucentric - Midlothian, VA
Heather Shipe
- Appraisal Group, Inc. - North Chesterfield, VA
Henry T. Thrasher, SRA
President - Greenbrier Real Estate & Appraisals, Inc - Chesapeake, VA
Howard D. Hulen, SRA
Staff Appraiser - Cecil Simmons & Company - Chesterfield, VA
Ian Chavis, MAI
Harrison Chavis & Associates - President - Richmond, VA
James Burok, MAI
Sinnen-Green & Associates - Real Estate Appraiser - Virginia Beach, VA
James F. Windley, MAI
- Certified Commercial General Appraiser - Portsmouth, VA
James H. Boykin, MAI, SRA
Owner - James H. Boykin Real Estate - Richmond, VA
James L. Butler, III, SRA
Owner - James L. Butler III - Chesapeake, VA
James M. Powell, SRA
Owner - Appraisal Company of Virginia - Suffolk, VA
James S. Hunsecker, SRA
President - James S. Hunsecker & Assoc., Inc. - Hampton, VA
Jason P. Donahoe
- Stephen D. Donahoe & Associates Inc. - Virginia Beach, VA
Jean M. Gannon, SRA
General Partner - M G Miller Valuations - Richmond, VA
Jeffrey M. Ward, SRA
- Jeff Ward Appraisals - Virginia Beach, VA
Jeffrey S. Harris, MAI
Principal - Harris Property Advisors - Chesapeake, VA
Jeffrey S. McCormick, MAI
Appraiser - Brian Dundon & Assoc. - Virginia Beach, VA
John C. Harry, III, MAI, SRA
Owner - John C. Harry, Inc. - Suffolk, VA
John L. Soscia, MAI
Soscia & Company, Inc. - President - Virginia Beach, VA
John P. McCarthy, III
Associate - Horwath HTL - Norfolk, VA
John Philip Cooley, MAI
Cooley and Associates, LLC - Principal Appraiser - Charlotte, NC
John Swanberg, MAI
Sole Member - Realty Advisory Group, LLC - Virginia Beach, VA
Justin Baker, MAI
Senior Appraiser - CBRE - Richmond, VA
Katherine C. Baker, MAI
Principal - Connors Baker Commercial Real Estate - Norfolk, VA
Kendall C. Bradley and Associates, Inc.
- Accomac, VA
Kenneth L. Brown, MAI
Senior Managing Director - Integra Realty Resources - Richmond - Richmond, VA
Kenneth M. Hummel, MAI
Senior Commercial Review Appraiser - Regions Bank - Richmond, VA
Kenneth P Copeland, MAI, SRA
Principal - K.P. Copeland & Associates - Virginia Beach, VA
Laurie A. Coffey, SRA
Certified Residential Appraiser - CCR Appraisals, LLC - Newport News, VA
Lawrence J. Colorito, Jr, MAI
Senior Managing Director - Valbridge Property Advisors/Axial - Chesapeake, VA
Leslie D. Spruance, SRA
Real Estate Appraiser - Spruance Appraisals, Ltd - Virginia Beach, VA
Luzette R. Eaves
Senior Appraiser - Research & Valuation Consultants, Inc. - Norfolk, VA
M. Barron Kesser, SRA
Broker/Appraiser - Keystone Realty Co. - Norfolk, VA
Mark Chamblee Boykin, MAI, SRA
President - Boykin Realty Services, LLC - Richmond, VA
Matthew C. Ball, Jr.
Appraiser - Valbridge Property Advisors - Williamsburg, VA
Matthew H. Barber, MAI
Principal - Barber & Associates - Glen Allen, VA
Matthew Mitchell, MAI
Director - CBRE - Richmond, VA
Melanie H. Kidd, SRA
Appraiser - Kidd and Company Realty LLC - Midlothian, VA
Michael A. Knight
Appraiser Trainee - Knight, Dorin & Rountrey - Mechanicsville, VA
Michael F. Berry, MAI
Senior Managing Director - Valbridge Property Advisors | Virginia - Williamsburg, VA
Michael G. Miller, MAI, SRA
Colliers International - Managing Director - Richmond, VA
Michael J. Simerlein
President - Simerlein Appraisals Ltd. - Williamsburg, VA
Michael P. Cummings, MAI
Managing Director - Horwath HTL - Norfolk, VA
Michael S. Larson, MAI
Senior Real Estate Appraiser - Knight, Dorin & Rountrey, Inc. - Mechanicsville, VA
Myers & Woods Appraisal Group, Inc
Wesley Woods - President - Lynchburg, VA
Nancy G. Dove, MAI, SRA
Managing Director - Valbridge Property Advisors - Chesapeake, VA
Nicholas W. Lustrino
- Sinnen-Green & Associates - Virginia Beach, VA
Nicholas W. Paxson, II, MAI
Sole Proprietor - Nicholas W. Paxson - Norfolk, VA
Nicole Allen, MAI
Colliers International - Valuation Services Director - Richmond, VA
Otis Ellsworth Butler, III
President - Butler Appraisals, Inc. - Norfolk, VA
P. Michael Germano, SRA
President - Germano & Company, Inc. - Norfolk, VA
Pearl M. Ibarra, SRA
President - PCI Appraisal Company, LLC - Virginia Beach, VA
Peter E. Winters, Jr
CRE Reviewer - Virginia Beach, VA
Peter M. McCrary, MAI
- Dominion Realty Advisors, Inc. - Norfolk, VA
Peter S. Eckert, MAI, SRA
President - Peter S. Eckert & Company Inc. - Richmond, VA
Phil Bailey, MAI
TerraSource Valuation, LLC - Appraiser - Matthews, NC
Randi Lemmon
Lucas Real Estate Appraisal Service - Blacksburg, VA
Ray E. Whaley, SRA
Staff Appraiser - MGMiller Valuations Inc. - Richmond, VA
Richard Andrew Hareza, MAI
- Valbridge Property Advisors - Chesapeake, VA
Richard C. Daniel, SRA
Owner - Real Estate Appraisal Services - Norfolk, VA
Richard E. McMurran, Jr, SRA
Staff Appraiser - Barker and Associates, Inc. - Yorktown, VA
Richard Paul, SRA
- R.W. Paul Appraisal Services - Mechanicsville, VA
Richard W. Taylor, Jr
President - Richard Taylor & Associates, Inc. - Newport News, VA
Robert F. Abernathy, SRA
Owner - Robert F. Abernathy - Suffolk, VA
Robert H. Mitchell, SRA
Owner - Mitchell & Associates, Realtors - Newport News, VA
Robert W. Watts, SRA
- Richmond, VA
S. Celeste Mohon, SRA
- Susan Celeste Mohon, Appraiser - Virginia Beach, VA
Shela E Edmonds, SRA
Pres. - S. Edmonds Appraisals - Portsmouth, VA
Smith S. Worthy, MAI
- Dominion Realty Advisors, Inc. - Norfolk, VA
Stephen D. Donahoe, SRA
- Donahoe & Associates - Virginia Beach, VA
Stevens L. Burkett, SRA
President - Tidewater Appraisal Group, LLC - Virginia Beach, VA
Stuart D. Holtzman, MAI
Owner/Managing Director - Holtzman Appraisal & Consulting Services - Glen Allen, VA
Summer Back
- Knight, Dorin & Rountrey - Mechanicsville, VA
Terrance McPherson
Terrance McPherson - Frederick, MD
Theresa G. Dunleavy
Owner - Theresa G Dunleavy & Associates - Norfolk, VA
Theresa M. Born
- Rockville, VA
Thomas M. Tye, MAI, SRA
President - Thomas Tye & Assoc. Inc. - Virginia Beach, VA
Thomas O. McCoy, MAI
Principal - McCoy Valuation, Inc - Norfolk, VA
Tom R. Murray, III, SRA
Murray Appraisal Services - Owner - Spotsylvania, VA
Wesley D. Woods
Myers & Woods Appraisal Group, Inc. - Lynchburg, VA
Will E. Leonard, III, SRA
Owner - Leonard Appraisal Services - North Chesterfield, VA
William A. Hopkins, Jr, MAI, SRA
Staff Appraiser - Knight, Dorin & Rountrey - Mechanicsville, VA
William T Barber, Jr, MAI
Principal - Barber & Associates, LLC - Henrico, VA
William W. Callahan, Jr
R.E. Appraiser - Donahoe & Associates - Virginia Beach, VA
Conservation Groups and Associations
500-Year Forest Foundation
- Charlottesville, VA
Access Fund
Jim Chase - Operations Director - Boulder, CO
Agrarian Trust
Ian McSweeney - Director - Weare, NH
AGree
- Transforming Food & Ag Policy - Washington, DC
Alice Ferguson Foundation
Emily Leedy - Director of Programs - Accokeek, MD
Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay
Liz Chudoba - Water Quality Program Manager - Annapolis, MD
America's Longleaf Restoration Initiative
Kyle Jones - Regional Longleaf Pine Restoration Coordinator - Tallahassee, FL
American Agri-Women
- Colchester, VT
American Battlefield Trust
- Washington, DC
American Chestnut Foundation, Virginia Chapter
- Marshall, VA
American Forest Foundation
- Washington, DC
American Forests
Eric Sprague - Director of Forest Conservation - Washington, DC
American Friends of Canadian Land Trusts
Sandra Tassel - Program Coordinator - Bellingham, WA
American Hiking Society
- Silver Spring, MD
American Tree Farm System
Paul DeLong - Senior Vice President, ATFS & Conservation - Washington, DC
Appalachian Mountains Joint Venture
- Blacksburg, VA
Appalachian Trail Conservancy
- Harpers Ferry, WV
Arbor Day Foundation
- Nebraska City, NE
Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
- Washington, DC
Atlantic Coast Joint Venture
Debra Reynolds - Communication Coordinator - Hadley, MA
Bat Conservation International
- Austin, TX
Be Wild, Virginia!
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries - Henrico, VA
Biobased Maine
- Portland, ME
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society - New Brunswick Chapter
Roberta Clowater - Executive Director - Fredericton, NB
Cave Conservancy of the Virginias
Bonnie Whitlock - Manager - Glen Allen, VA
Center for Large Landscape Conservation
- Bozeman, MT
Chesapeake Bay Foundation
- Annapolis, MD
Chesapeake Conservancy
Jenn Aiosa - Vice President & Director of Programs - Annapolis, MD
Chesapeake Conservation Landscaping Council
- Ridgely, MD
Chesapeake Master Gardeners
- Chesapeake, VA
Chronic Wasting Disease Alliance
- Missoula, MT
CitSci.org
Greg Newman - Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory at Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO
Conservation Technology Information Center (CTIC)
- West Lafayette, IN
Continental Dialogue on Non-Native Forests Insects and Diseases
- Sheffield, MA
Dogwood Alliance
- Asheville, NC
Eastern Shore Virginia Master Gardeners
Virginia Cooperative Extension Office - Accomac, VA
EcoResults!
- Flagstaff, AZ
Equine Land Conservation Resource
Denise O’Meara, PLA - Director of Education - Lexington, KY
Forest Landowners Association
Scott P. Jones - Chief Executive Office - Atlanta, GA
Forest Stewards Guild
Zander Evans - Executive Director - Madison, WI
Forest Stewardship Council
- Minneapolis, MN
Garden Club of Virginia
- Richmond, VA
Garden for Wildlife
National Wildlife Federation - Merrifield, VA
Green Fence Conservation Trust
- Apex, NC
James River Association
- Richmond, VA
Land Conservation and Advocacy Trust
Steve Meltzer - Founder and Executive Director - Framingham, MA
Land Trust Alliance
- Washington, DC
LandScope Virginia
Virginia DCR - Natural Heritage Program - Richmond, VA
Mississippi Wildlife Federation
- Madison , MS
MultiState Conservation Grant Program
- Washington, DC, VA
National Association of State Foresters
- Washington , DC
National Audubon Society
- New York, NY
National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative
John Doty - Communications Director - Knoxville, TN
National Family Farm Coaltion
- Washington, DC
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Jeff Trandahl - Executive Director and CEO - Washington, DC
National Forestry Association
Keith A. Argow - President, Director at Large - Vienna, VA
National Mitigation Banking Association
- Washington, DC
National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition
Jeremy Emmi - Managing Director - Washington, DC
National Trust for Historic Preservation
- Washington, DC
National Wild Turkey Federation
- Edgefield, SC
National Wildlife Federation
- Reston, VA
NatureServe
Mary Klein - President & CEO - Arlington, VA
Partnership for Southern Forestland Conservation
- Clemson, SC
Pinchot Institute for Conservation
V. Alaric Sample - President - Washington, DC
Pollinator Partnership
- San Francisco, CA
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club
- Vienna, VA
Preservation Virginia
- Richmond, VA
Quail and Upland Wildlife Federation, Inc.
Craig A. Alderman - Executive Director - Buffalo, MO
Quality Deer Management Association
- Bogart, GA
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy
- Washington, DC
Resource Environmental Solutions (RES)
Darrell Whitley - Chief Operating Officer - Houston, TX
Sand County Foundation
Kevin Kiley, Development & Communications - Madison, WI
Savory Institute
- Boulder, CO
Scenic Virginia
- Richmond, VA
Shortleaf Pine Initiative
- Athens, GA
Soil and Water Conservation Society
- Ankeny, IA
Southeast Water Forum
- Knoxville, TN
Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
Curtis R Hopkins, Ph.D. - Executive Secretary - Flora, MS
Southern Conservation Partners
Chuck Roe - President - Raleigh, NC
Southern Group of State Foresters
- Garner, NC
Sportsmen for Responsible Energy Development
Judith KohlerCO
Sustainable Forestry Initiative
Kathy Abusow - President and CEO - Washington, DC
Sustainable Forests Roundtable
Tax Credit Connection, Inc.
Ariel Steele, Owner - Longmont, CO
Terrafirma RRG LLC
Jeremy Johnston - Account Administrator, Marsh Captive Solutions - Burlington, VT
The American Chestnut Foundation
- Asheville, NC
The Climate Trust
- Portland, OR
The Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation
Lindsay Thomas - Chairman - Washington, DC
The Conservation Fund
- Arlington, VA
The Fund for Wild Nature
Jeff Petersen, Esq. - Executive Director - Kelso, WA
The Garden Conservancy
- Cold Spring, NY
The Land Institute
- Salina, KS
The Longleaf Alliance
- Andalusia, AL
The Nature Conservancy, Virginia
- Charlottesville, VA
The Trust for Public Land, D.C. / Chesapeake Office
- Washington, DC
The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation
- Portland, OR
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists
Bruce Thacker - President - Thunder Bay, ON
Trout Headwaters, Inc.
- Livingston, MT
Turtle Islands Earth Stewards
Tyhson Banighen - Tappen, BC
U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA)
- Chesterfield, MO
Upper Thames River Conservation Authority
Ian Wilcox - General Manager/Secretary-Treasurer - London, ON
USA National Phenology Network
Jake Weltzin - Executive Director - Tucson, AZ
Valleys 2000
Bill Huether - Treasurer - Bowmanville, ON
Virginia Association For Parks
- Norfolk, VA
Virginia Conservation Legacy Fund, Inc. ('VCLF')
Tom Clarke, CEO - Roanoke, VA
Virginia Forage and Grassland Council
- Crewe, VA
Virginia Forestry Association
- Richmond, VA
Virginia Outdoors Foundation
Jason McGarvey - Communications and Outreach Manager - Richmond, VA
Virginia’s United Land Trusts
Ellen Shepard - Richmond, VA
VIRGINIAforever
- Richmond, VA
Ward Burton Wildlife Foundation
- Halifax, VA
Wild Ones
Donna VanBuecken - Executive Director - Neenah, WI
Wildlands Conservation, Inc.
- Tampa, FL
Wildlife Foundation of Virginia
Jenny West - Executive Director - Norge, VA
Women, Food & Agriculture Network
- Ames, IA
Estate Planners
J. Moore & Company, P.C.
- Roanoke, VA
Sullivan Andrews & Taylor, P.C.
- Virginia Beach, VA
Estate Planning Attorneys
Allan G. Donn, Esq.
Willcox & Savage, P.C. - Norfolk, VA
Ammon G. Dunton Jr.
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, LLP - Managing Partner - White Stone, VA
Andrew Branan
The Branan Law Firm, PLLC - Hillsborough, NC
Angela M. Griffith
Conway & Pannell PLLC - Attorney, of Counsel - McLean, VA
Christine Nguyen Piersall
Williams Mullen - Partner - Norfolk, VA
Craig H. Smith
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, LLP - White Stone, VA
David D. Addison
Williams Mullen - Partner - Richmond, VA
David S. Lionberger
Hirschler Fleischer - Richmond, VA
Fielding L. Williams, Jr.
Williams Mullen - Richmond, VA
Flora Pettit, Attorneys at Law
- Harrisonburg, VA
Henry P. Custis, Jr.
Custis, Lewis & Dix, L.L.P. - Accomac, VA
Julie A. King, Esq.
- Charlottesville, VA
Lee Stephens, Esq.
Lee Stephens Law, PLC - Irvington, VA
Mark E. Slaughter
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Mark W. Botkin
BotkinRose PLC - Harrisonburg, VA
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Morgan W. Alley
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P. - White Stone, VA
Neil L. Rose
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Paul G. Izzo
Thompson McMullan PC - Director - Richmond, VA
Peter M. Huber
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Simon Sidamon-Eristof
Kalbian Hagerty LLP - of Counsel - Washington, DC
Stephen G. Reardon
Spotts Fain - Director, Shareholder - Richmond, VA
Stephen W. Lemon, Esq.
Martin, Hopkins & Lemon, P.C. - Roanoke, VA
Federal and State Tax Incentives and Programs
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
Federal Endangered Species Tax Deduction
US Fish and Wildlife Service - Arlington, VA
Land Preservation Tax Credit
Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Land Trusts
American Battlefield Trust
- Washington , DC
American Farmland Trust
- Washington, DC
Capital Region Land Conservancy
Jane Myers - Land Conservation Manager - Richmond, VA
Catoctin Land Trust
- Frederick, MD
Green Fence Conservation Trust
- Apex, NC
Historic Virginia Land Conservancy
- Williamsburg, VA
Land Trust of Virginia
- Middleburg, VA
Living River Restoration Trust
- Portsmouth, VA
North American Land Trust
Monica McQuail - Communications & Stewardship Assistant - Chadds Ford, PA
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
- Missoula, MT
Sportsmen's National Land Trust
- Agawam, MA
The Nature Conservancy, Virginia
- Charlottesville, VA
Trout Unlimited
Chris Wood - President and Chief Executive Officer - Arlington, VA
Virginia Eastern Shore Land Trust
Hali Plourde-Rogers - Executive Director - Belle Haven, VA
Virginia Outdoors Foundation
Jason McGarvey - Communications and Outreach Manager - Richmond, VA
Lawyers
Mike Brown
Baumgardner, Brown & Cupp, PLC - Washington, VA
Ronald G. Doucette
Doucette Law Firm, PLC - Leesburg, VA
William L. Heartwell, III
William L. Heartwell, III, P.C. - Fincastle, VA
Natural Resource Law Attorneys
Blair Schilling
Fishman Haygood, LLP - Attorney - New Orleans, LA
Bobby Lamb
Robert Lamb PLLC - Washington, DC
Bradley Raffle
Conservation Capital - CEO - Eugene, OR
Brooks M. Smith
Troutman Sanders - Partner - Richmond, VA
C. Timothy Lindstrom
Conservation Easement Lawyer - Washington, VA
Conservation Partners, LLC
- Lexington, VA
David S. Lionberger
Hirschler Fleischer - Richmond, VA
Endangered Species Law and Policy Group
Nossaman LLP - Los Angeles, CA
Flora Pettit, Attorneys at Law
- Harrisonburg, VA
Henry R. 'Speaker' Pollard, V
Partner - Williams Mullen - Richmond, VA
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
James P. Moorhead
Moorhead Law Group, LLC - Founder and Principal - Chicago, IL
John H. Foote
Walsh Colucci Lubeley & Walsh, PC - Shareholder - Prince William, VA
John W. Anderson
Spotts Fain - Director/Shareholder - Richmond, VA
Kerry Hutcherson
Rudy, Coyner and Associates - Chesterfield, VA
M. Reed Hopper
Pacific Legal Foundation - Principal Attorney, National Litigation Center - Sacramento, CA
Meade A. Spotts
Spotts Fain - Attorney, Shareholder - Richmond, VA
Michael J. Rothermel
Spotts Fain - Senior Counsel - Richmond, VA
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Reed W. Neuman
Nossaman LLP - Partner - Washington, DC
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA
Thomas J. (TJ) Mascia
Troutman Sanders - Associate - Richmond, VA
Warren L. Tisdale
Willcox Savage - Norfolk, VA
State Funding / Technical Resources
AgrAbility Virginia
Kirk Ballin - Salem, VA
Agricultural Best Management Practices Loan Program
- Richmond, VA
Agricultural Reserve Program
Jenny McPherson - Agricultural Reserve Program Coordinator - Virginia Beach, VA
Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay and Chesapeake Forest Fund Tree Planting Program
Jenny McGarvey - Program Manager - Richmond, VA
Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership
Dr. Lisa Havel - Coordinator - Arlington, VA
Eastern Brook Trout Joint Venture
Stephen G. Perry - Coordinator - Sanbornton, NH
Emerald Ash Borer Treatment Program
Meredith Bean - EAB Coordinator - Charlottesville, VA
Firewise Communities - Virginia
John Miller - Virginia Department of Forestry - Charlottesville, VA
GoodFires
Southern Group of State Foresters - Garner, NC
Mississippi Interstate Cooperative Resource Association
- Marion, IL
Money for Mitigation Grant Program
John Miller - Chief, Resource Protection - Charlottesville, VA
National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative
John Doty - Communications Director - Knoxville, TN
Open Space and Agricultural Preservation Program
John Harbin - OSAP Administrator - Chesapeake, VA
Project WILD - Virginia
Suzie Gilley - Project WILD Coordinator - Henrico, VA
Purchase Of Development Rights Program
Peter Stith - PDR Administrator - Eastville, VA
Reforestation of Timberlands Program
Virginia Department of Forestry - Charlottesville, VA
Riparian Forest Buffer Tax Credit
Virginia Department of Forestry - Charlottesville, VA
Small Farms Nutrient Management Program
Tad Williams - Dairy and Small Farms Nutrient Management Specialist - Richmond, VA
Southeast Prescribed Fire Update
North Carolina State University Extension Forestry - Raleigh, NC
Terry Lasher
Virginia Department of Forestry - Assistant State Forest Manager - Charlottesville, VA
The Bobwhite Quail in Virginia
VDGIF - Richmond, VA
The Chesapeake Bay Program
Dana Aunkst - Director - Annapolis, MD
Virginia Agricultural BMP Cost Share (VACS) Program
Department of Conservation and Recreation - Soil and Water - Richmond, VA
Virginia Agricultural BMP Tax Credit Program
Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Soil and Water - Richmond, VA
Virginia Agricultural Stewardship Program
Darrell Marshall - Agricultural Stewardship Program Manager - Richmond, VA
Virginia Beginning Farmer and Rancher Coalition Program
Kim Niewolny - Program Director and Extension Specialist - Blacksburg, VA
Virginia Clean Water Revolving Loan Fund
Walter Gills - Program Manager - Richmond, VA
Virginia Conservation Assistance Program (VCAP)
Kevin McLean - VCAP Coordinator - Mechanicsville, VA
Virginia Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program
- Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation
- Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries
Virginia Department of Forestry - Charlottesville, VA
Virginia Forest Landowner Education Program
Jennifer Gagnon - Virginia Cooperative Extension - Blacksburg, VA
Virginia Land Conservation Foundation
Sarah Richardson - Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Virginia Open-Space Lands Preservation Trust Fund
Brett Christina Glymph - Director, Virginia Outdoors Foundation - Warrenton, VA
Virginia Recreational Trails Fund
Kristal McKelvey - Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Virginia Wildfire and Forest Protection
Virginia Department of Forestry - Fred Turck - Charlottesville, VA
Whitewater to Bluewater Project
Lisa Havel - Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership Coordinator - Arlington, VA
Woodland Steward Series
NC Forest Service (NCFS) - Raleigh, NC
Tax Advisors
J. Moore & Company, P.C.
- Roanoke, VA
Jason B. Stinson, CCIM
Commercial Realty Services of Alabama, LLC - Managing Member & Principal - Gadsden, AL
The Simple Dollar
Trent Ham - Founder & ContributorIA
Water Street Solutions
- Peoria, IL
Tax Credit Brokers
Atoka Conservation Exchange LLC
- Richmond, VA
Conservation Partners, LLC
- Lexington, VA
David S. Lionberger
Hirschler Fleischer - Richmond, VA
Foss & Company
Tax Credit Specialists - San Francisco, CA
Tax Credit Connection, Inc.
Ariel Steele, Owner - Longmont, CO
Virginia Conservation Credit Exchange, LLC
Todd Hochrein - Charlottesville, VA
Virginia Easement Exchange, LLC
- Marshall, VA

 Conservation Tax Credits

   
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The Law of Agricultural Land Preservation in the United States
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Thomas Daniels and John Keene's new book breaks down the legal principles, federal and state requirements, and the legal issues that affect agricultural land preservation efforts.

 

Using the Conservation Tax Incentive
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This short brochure summarizes the conservation easement tax incentive and provides answers to some frequently asked questions. For the late ...

 

Investing in the Commonwealth's Land and Water
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Virginia Forever's Five-Year Plan, 2015-2019

 

Buying & Selling Virginia Tax Credits
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Conservation easement donors often receive more in Virginia tax credits than is required to pay their state taxes. Tax credit holders can sell these additional credits on the free market.

 

Building Sustainable Farms, Ranches and Communities - A Guide to Federal Programs for Sustainable Agriculture, Forestry, Entrepreneurship, Conservation, Food Systems, and Community Development
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This guide lists funding opportunities offered by federal programs, and is indispensable for anyone seeking government help to foster their innovative enterprise in forestry and agriculture.

 

Federal Reforestation Deduction and Amortization

Qualified reforestation expenditures (or afforestation in the case of planting or seeding nonforested land) paid or incurred in a tax year to a maximum of $10,000 per qualified timber property (QTP) can be immediately deducted by all taxpayers, except trusts.

 

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There are 25 resources serving Southeast Virginia Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Conservation Tax Credits Organizations & Professionals serving Southeast Virginia Region
Tax Advisors
J. Moore & Company, P.C.
- Roanoke, VA
Jason B. Stinson, CCIM
Commercial Realty Services of Alabama, LLC - Managing Member & Principal - Gadsden, AL
The Simple Dollar
Trent Ham - Founder & ContributorIA
Water Street Solutions
- Peoria, IL
Tax Credit Brokers
Atoka Conservation Exchange LLC
- Richmond, VA
Conservation Partners, LLC
- Lexington, VA
David S. Lionberger
Hirschler Fleischer - Richmond, VA
Foss & Company
Tax Credit Specialists - San Francisco, CA
Tax Credit Connection, Inc.
Ariel Steele, Owner - Longmont, CO
Virginia Conservation Credit Exchange, LLC
Todd Hochrein - Charlottesville, VA
Virginia Easement Exchange, LLC
- Marshall, VA
Tax Law Attorneys
Allan G. Donn, Esq.
Willcox & Savage, P.C. - Norfolk, VA
Christine Nguyen Piersall
Williams Mullen - Partner - Norfolk, VA
Craig H. Smith
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, LLP - White Stone, VA
David D. Addison
Williams Mullen - Partner - Richmond, VA
David S. Lionberger
Hirschler Fleischer - Richmond, VA
Flora Pettit, Attorneys at Law
- Harrisonburg, VA
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
Lee Stephens, Esq.
Lee Stephens Law, PLC - Irvington, VA
Mark E. Slaughter
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Mark W. Botkin
BotkinRose PLC - Harrisonburg, VA
Morgan W. Alley
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P. - White Stone, VA
Neil L. Rose
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Peter M. Huber
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA

 Succession Planning

   
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Conservation Easements and Succession Planning
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When rural land passes from one generation to the next, it is often vulnerable to subdivision and development for a variety of reasons. The heirs might have differing ideas about what to do with the land, or they may not have the same commitment to forestry or agriculture as the prior generation.

 

Matters of Tax for Landowner Succession Planning
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Taxes are an important part of succession planning for landowners who intend to keep their land in the family. There are principally two types of taxes that landowners and their advisors must consider in the developing a succession plan: income taxes and gift and estate taxes.

 

Legal Considerations of Intergenerational Forest land Transfer
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There are many steps and components to effective estate planning. Your attorney can detail these but the one that is often overlooked is open communication.

 

Planning the Future of Your Farm: A Workbook Supporting Farm Transfer Decisions, Virginia Edition
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The Planning the Future of Your Farm: A Workbook Supporting Farm Transfer Decisions, Virginia Edition has been developed to help Virginia families who own farm, forest and horticulture lands and desire to keep their land in production and/or in their family as it passes to the next generation.

 

Preserving the Family Woods: Tools to Help Guide Transfer to the Next Generation of Landowners
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This publication is about one thing: securing the future of your woods. To get you the information about how to do that, the paper takes two approaches.& ...

 

Connecting retiring landowners and beginning farmers to keep agriculture alive
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Are you a retiring farmer, looking for someone to take over? Land Link is a valuable program that connects beginning farmers with retiring landowners to faciliate farm transfers.

 

Multi-Generational Ownership and Planning for Family Owned Properties
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The paper explains many of the common legal tools used by families to manage and/or transfer family lands, and gives a very good overview of the expectations and considerations families will face throughout the process.

 

Forever Donation
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A landowner recently asked us: What is the best way to ensure that the land I donate is not sold? We put the question to the land trust community and it generated quite a bit of activity on the land trust listserv.

 

Estate Planning for Forest Landowners - What Will Become of Your Timberland?
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The purpose of this book is to provide guidelines and assistance to nonindustrial private  forest owners and the legal, tax, financial, insurance, and forestry professionals who serve  them on the application of estate planning techniques to forest properties.

 

Farm Succession plan important piece of the puzzle
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Designing a succession plan for your farm is important in protecting the assets that you've worked so long and hard to acquire.

 

Guardianship and Conservatorships
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One of a parent’s greatest fears involves what will happen to his or her minor children in the event of the parent’s premature death or incapacity.

 

Federal Reforestation Deduction and Amortization

Qualified reforestation expenditures (or afforestation in the case of planting or seeding nonforested land) paid or incurred in a tax year to a maximum of $10,000 per qualified timber property (QTP) can be immediately deducted by all taxpayers, except trusts.

 

REITs and Timber Taxation
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A real estate investment trust (REIT) is a special tax entity investing in real estate (such as shopping malls, apartments, and timberland).

 

Like-Kind Exchanges of Conservation Easements
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Certain individuals who own land with significant conservation value, for example landowners of wildlife habitat or open space, can preserve the character of their land, obtain additional property, and defer taxes on the transaction, all at the same time.

 

What is a Like Kind Exchange?
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Internal Revenue Code section 1031 establishes the rules for like-kind exchanges. This is a tool that can be used by private landowners to defer real estate transfer taxes by exchanging one piece of property for another.

 

Year End Exchanges
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Like-kind exchanges that commence in one tax year and end in a subsequent tax year are sometimes called Year End Exchanges. Year End Exchanges contain some unique benefits and some hidden pitfalls.

 

Qualified Intermediaries
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A qualified intermediary (QI) is a neutral party who may assist a landowner in facilitating a like-kind exchange. The QI enters into a written agreement, known as the exchange agreement, with the landowner.

 

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Conservation Real Estate
American Forest Management
- Charlotte, NC
American Timberlands Company
Thomas C. Rowland, III - President/Chief Executive Officer - Pawleys Island, SC
F&W Forestry Services
- Albany, GA
Grant Massie Land Company
- Richmond, VA
John A. Shipley
Carolina Forestry, Inc. - Broker, Winston-Salem, NC Office - Winston-Salem, NC
John Shipley
Carolina Forestry Inc. - Manager Winston-Salem, NC Office - Winston-Salem, NC
Phil Bailey, MAI
TerraSource Valuation, LLC - Appraiser - Matthews, NC
Thomas W. Reisinger, ACF
Reisinger & Associates, Inc. - President - Blacksburg, VA
W. Michael Lewis
W. Michael Lewis & Associates - Owner - Martinsville, VA
William H. Lock & Associates, Inc.
William H. Lock - Greensboro, NC
Estate Planners
J. Moore & Company, P.C.
- Roanoke, VA
Sullivan Andrews & Taylor, P.C.
- Virginia Beach, VA
Estate Planning Attorneys
Allan G. Donn, Esq.
Willcox & Savage, P.C. - Norfolk, VA
Ammon G. Dunton Jr.
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, LLP - Managing Partner - White Stone, VA
Andrew Branan
The Branan Law Firm, PLLC - Hillsborough, NC
Angela M. Griffith
Conway & Pannell PLLC - Attorney, of Counsel - McLean, VA
Christine Nguyen Piersall
Williams Mullen - Partner - Norfolk, VA
Craig H. Smith
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, LLP - White Stone, VA
David D. Addison
Williams Mullen - Partner - Richmond, VA
David S. Lionberger
Hirschler Fleischer - Richmond, VA
Fielding L. Williams, Jr.
Williams Mullen - Richmond, VA
Flora Pettit, Attorneys at Law
- Harrisonburg, VA
Henry P. Custis, Jr.
Custis, Lewis & Dix, L.L.P. - Accomac, VA
Julie A. King, Esq.
- Charlottesville, VA
Lee Stephens, Esq.
Lee Stephens Law, PLC - Irvington, VA
Mark E. Slaughter
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Mark W. Botkin
BotkinRose PLC - Harrisonburg, VA
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Morgan W. Alley
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P. - White Stone, VA
Neil L. Rose
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Paul G. Izzo
Thompson McMullan PC - Director - Richmond, VA
Peter M. Huber
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Simon Sidamon-Eristof
Kalbian Hagerty LLP - of Counsel - Washington, DC
Stephen G. Reardon
Spotts Fain - Director, Shareholder - Richmond, VA
Stephen W. Lemon, Esq.
Martin, Hopkins & Lemon, P.C. - Roanoke, VA
Financial Planners
J. Moore & Company, P.C.
- Roanoke, VA
Sullivan Andrews & Taylor, P.C.
- Virginia Beach, VA
Investment Advisers / CPAs
Financial Accounting Services, Ltd.
- Richmond, VA
George Forsythe, CPA
Wells Coleman - Managing Partner - Richmond, VA
Hampton & Everett, P.C.
- Charlottesville, VA
J. Moore & Company, P.C.
- Roanoke, VA
Jane L. Patton, CPA, LLC
- Galax, VA
Sullivan Andrews & Taylor, P.C.
- Virginia Beach, VA
The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC
- Jackson, MS
Virginia Easement Exchange, LLC
- Marshall, VA
Land Trusts
American Battlefield Trust
- Washington , DC
American Farmland Trust
- Washington, DC
Capital Region Land Conservancy
Jane Myers - Land Conservation Manager - Richmond, VA
Catoctin Land Trust
- Frederick, MD
Green Fence Conservation Trust
- Apex, NC
Historic Virginia Land Conservancy
- Williamsburg, VA
Land Trust of Virginia
- Middleburg, VA
Living River Restoration Trust
- Portsmouth, VA
North American Land Trust
Monica McQuail - Communications & Stewardship Assistant - Chadds Ford, PA
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
- Missoula, MT
Sportsmen's National Land Trust
- Agawam, MA
The Nature Conservancy, Virginia
- Charlottesville, VA
Trout Unlimited
Chris Wood - President and Chief Executive Officer - Arlington, VA
Virginia Eastern Shore Land Trust
Hali Plourde-Rogers - Executive Director - Belle Haven, VA
Virginia Outdoors Foundation
Jason McGarvey - Communications and Outreach Manager - Richmond, VA
Qualified Intermediaries for 1031 Exchanges
1031 Exchange Advantage, TM
- Carlsbad, CA
1031 Exchange Professionals Inc.
David Kuns - San Mateo, CA
1031X.com, Inc.
Steven Hickox and Christopher T. Sayre - Co-founders - Denver, CO
Acacia Exchange Services
- Healdsburg, CA
Amherst Exchange Corporation
- Santa Barbara, CA
Asset Exchange Company
- San Francisco, CA
Asset Preservation, Inc.
- Roseville, CA
Atlas 1031 Exchange, LLC
Andy Gustafson, Certified Exchange Specialist® - President and Founder - Fort Walton Beach, FL
Brenda Muller
Asset Preservation, Inc - Division Manager - Harrisonburg, VA
Claudia Kiernan, Esq., CES
Investment Property Exchange Services, Inc - Vice President / Regional Manager - St. Augustine, FL
Custom 1031 Inc.
- Spokane, WA
Exchange Resources, Inc.
- San Diego, CA
Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC
Elizabeth Harris - Vice President, Marketing & Business Development - San Diego, CA
Ken Dickinson
Stewart Title Guaranty Company - Richmond, VA
Mission Bank 1031 Exchange, LLC
- Bakersfield, CA
Old Republic Exchange Facilitator Company (OREXCO)
Lori De Martini, Esq. - President - Glendale, CA
Rosa Esqueda
Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC - Senior 1031 Exchange Consultant - Los Angeles, CA
Safe Harbor Exchange, Inc.
- Tustin, CA
Stephen Davis
Safe Harbor Asset Management - Huntington, NY
Steven W. Monk
Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC - 1031 Exchange Consultant - Fresno, CA
Stewart 'Skip' Sacks
Stewart Title Guaranty Company - Chesapeake, VA
Stuart Kruger
Stewart Title Guaranty Company - Fairfax, VA
The Exchange Connection, Inc.
- Snohomish, WA
William Gessner
ES Group - Senior Exchange Counsel - Reston, VA
Xchange Solutions, Inc.
- San Jose, CA
Tax Advisors
J. Moore & Company, P.C.
- Roanoke, VA
Jason B. Stinson, CCIM
Commercial Realty Services of Alabama, LLC - Managing Member & Principal - Gadsden, AL
The Simple Dollar
Trent Ham - Founder & ContributorIA
Water Street Solutions
- Peoria, IL
Tax Law Attorneys
Allan G. Donn, Esq.
Willcox & Savage, P.C. - Norfolk, VA
Christine Nguyen Piersall
Williams Mullen - Partner - Norfolk, VA
Craig H. Smith
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, LLP - White Stone, VA
David D. Addison
Williams Mullen - Partner - Richmond, VA
David S. Lionberger
Hirschler Fleischer - Richmond, VA
Flora Pettit, Attorneys at Law
- Harrisonburg, VA
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
Lee Stephens, Esq.
Lee Stephens Law, PLC - Irvington, VA
Mark E. Slaughter
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Mark W. Botkin
BotkinRose PLC - Harrisonburg, VA
Morgan W. Alley
Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P. - White Stone, VA
Neil L. Rose
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Peter M. Huber
Willcox Savage - Member - Norfolk, VA
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA
 

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1031 Exchanges News Items
Consolidated-Tomoka acquires single-tenant office property for $18.6M - Seeking Alpha
7/16/2019 10:39:00 AM
Consolidated-Tomoka acquires single-tenant office property for $18.6M    Seeking Alpha Consolidated-Tomoka (CTO -1%) announces the acquisition of an ~64,000 square foot, single-tenant office property in Reston, Virginia for ~$18.6M, or ~$289 ...

Hamilton Zanze Acquires 414-Unit Rental Townhome Community in Virginia Beach Market - MultifamilyBiz.com
5/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Hamilton Zanze Acquires 414-Unit Rental Townhome Community in Virginia Beach Market    MultifamilyBiz.com VIRGINIA BEACH, VA - San Francisco-based real estate investment firm Hamilton Zanze (HZ) has acquired the 414-unit Maple Bay Townhomes in Virginia ...

Two Richmond-area firms among Virginia's fastest-growing in state chamber awards program - Richmond.com
5/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Two Richmond-area firms among Virginia's fastest-growing in state chamber awards program    Richmond.com Two Richmond-area businesses have been named among Virginia's 50 fastest-growing, privately held companies by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce.

Capital Square 1031 Acquires 294-Unit Hickory Creek Apartment Community in Richmond, Virginia - MultifamilyBiz.com
4/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Capital Square 1031 Acquires 294-Unit Hickory Creek Apartment Community in Richmond, Virginia    MultifamilyBiz.com RICHMOND, VA - Capital Square 1031, a leading real estate investment and management firm specializing in Delaware statutory trust (DST) offerings, ...

World-Class 20-Story Monarch Condominium Tower Breaks Ground in Tysons, Virginia - MultifamilyBiz.com
4/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
World-Class 20-Story Monarch Condominium Tower Breaks Ground in Tysons, Virginia    MultifamilyBiz.com TYSONS, VA - Designed to bring an unprecedented level of exceptional living and personalized *service* to northern Virginia's rapidly transforming Tysons, the ...

Four Mile Capital Acquires 234-Unit Multifamily Portfolio in Roanoke, Virginia for $13.85 Million - MultifamilyBiz.com
2/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
Four Mile Capital Acquires 234-Unit Multifamily Portfolio in Roanoke, Virginia for $13.85 Million    MultifamilyBiz.com ROANOKE, VA - Four Mile Capital, a privately-held real estate investment firm based in Louisville, CO, has acquired a 234-unit multifamily portfolio consisting of ...

Capital Square 1031 Acquires 288-Unit Woodshire Apartment Community in Virginia Beach - MultifamilyBiz.com
1/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Capital Square 1031 Acquires 288-Unit Woodshire Apartment Community in Virginia Beach    MultifamilyBiz.com VIRGINIA BEACH, VA - Capital Square 1031, a leading real estate investment and management firm specializing in tax-advantaged Delaware statutory trust ...

Single Asset Real Estate Case Dismissed for “Bad Faith” Under Fourth Circuit Precedent - Lexology
12/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
Single Asset Real Estate Case Dismissed for “Bad Faith” Under Fourth Circuit Precedent    Lexology In In re Fairfield TIC, LLC, Case No. 18-73744-VJ (E.D. Va. Nov. 20, 2018), the Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia dismissed a single asset real ...

The Chevy Chase Land Company Acquires 672 Flats In Arlington, Virginia For $90 Million - ARLnow
10/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
The Chevy Chase Land Company Acquires 672 Flats In Arlington, Virginia For $90 Million    ARLnow The Chevy Chase Land Company, ("The Land Company") a leading owner, manager and developer of office, retail and multi-family properties in the ...

Hepatitis A Outbreak in West Virginia Leaves Officials Scrambling - Contagionlive.com
8/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
Hepatitis A Outbreak in West Virginia Leaves Officials Scrambling    Contagionlive.com West Virginia's Bureau for Public Health has requested the assistance from the CDC to contain the statewide hepatitis A outbreak.

PS Business Parks, Inc. Acquires 1.1 Million Square Foot Multi-Tenant Industrial Portfolio in Northern Virginia - Business Wire
6/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
PS Business Parks, Inc. Acquires 1.1 Million Square Foot Multi-Tenant Industrial Portfolio in Northern Virginia    Business Wire PS Business Parks, Inc. (NYSE:PSB) announced that effective today it has acquired Northern Virginia Industrial Park and Fullerton Industrial Park both.

This may be right time for commercial real estate investors to sell | Expert column - Virginian-Pilot
1/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
This may be right time for commercial real estate investors to sell | Expert column    Virginian-Pilot With job growth booming and the stock market thundering, the thought of selling investment real estate now may seem counterintuitive; but sales are on the rise.

Consistency amid change Reports - Virginia Business Magazine
12/1/2017 3:00:00 AM
Consistency amid change Reports    Virginia Business Magazine A lot has changed since December 2000 when Virginia Business began publishing the Legal Elite, an annual list of top lawyers picked by their peers. The 9/11 ...

Conservation Easements News Items
How Protecting Civil War Battlefields Helps Protect Drinking Water - WMKY
7/17/2019 7:07:21 PM
How Protecting Civil War Battlefields Helps Protect Drinking Water    WMKY After the 2014 Elk River chemical spill in the Kanawha Valley, the West Virginia Rivers Coalition created the Safe Water WV initiative. The idea is simple: to ...

Nature Conservancy buys more than 150,000 acres in western Virginia - Roanoke Times
7/16/2019 1:00:00 PM
Nature Conservancy buys more than 150,000 acres in western Virginia    Roanoke Times CHARLOTTESVILLE — The Charlottesville-based Nature Conservancy has closed on its purchase of 153,000 acres of Appalachian Mountain property in ...

W.Va. governor places Albemarle's largest conservation easement on local property • Charlottesville Tomorrow - Charlottesville Tomorrow
7/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
W.Va. governor places Albemarle's largest conservation easement on local property • Charlottesville Tomorrow    Charlottesville Tomorrow West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice is starting to clear his name in Albemarle County. After paying over $300000 in back taxes in early June, the James C. Justice ...

IRS Delivers Major Blow to Virginia’s Land Preservation Program - JD Supra
6/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
IRS Delivers Major Blow to Virginia’s Land Preservation Program    JD Supra On June 11, 2019, the IRS and U.S. Department of Treasury issued final regulations requiring taxpayers to reduce their charitable contribution deduction by the ...

Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Virginia Announces Gifts Totaling $13.5M from Merrill & Jaffray Woodriff - NBC 29 News
6/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Virginia Announces Gifts Totaling $13.5M from Merrill & Jaffray Woodriff    NBC 29 News Largest gifts in club history to help expand the Boys & Girls Club's reach to Albemarle County youth and build great futures for area young people.

8 Virginia Inmates Have Suspected Overdoses, 1 Death - NBC 29 News
6/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
8 Virginia Inmates Have Suspected Overdoses, 1 Death    NBC 29 News Virginia corrections officials say that eight inmates at a state prison suffered apparent overdoses, including one who died.

Sally Hudson Highlights Victors in Primary Races Across Central Virginia - NBC 29 News
6/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Sally Hudson Highlights Victors in Primary Races Across Central Virginia    NBC 29 News Sally Hudson has beaten out Kathy Galvin in the Democratic primary for the 57th District.

Senators Warner & Kaine Introduce Resolution Honoring Victims of Virginia Beach Shooting - NBC 29 News
6/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Senators Warner & Kaine Introduce Resolution Honoring Victims of Virginia Beach Shooting    NBC 29 News U.S. Senators Warner and Kaine introduced a resolution honoring the 12 victims of the mass shooting in Virginia Beach.

Closing Arguments Set in Virginia Abortion Regulations Trial - NBC 29 News
6/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Closing Arguments Set in Virginia Abortion Regulations Trial    NBC 29 News A federal trial is coming to an end in a lawsuit challenging four Virginia abortion laws that women's health groups say are overly restrictive and limit access to ...

Northam Announces Plan to Eliminate Racial Disparity in Maternal Mortality Rate - NBC 29 News
6/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Northam Announces Plan to Eliminate Racial Disparity in Maternal Mortality Rate    NBC 29 News Governor Ralph Northam plans to eliminate Virginia's racial disparity in the maternal mortality rate by 2025.

Northam's Call for Special Session on Gun Control Met with Republican Pushback - NBC 29 News
6/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
Northam's Call for Special Session on Gun Control Met with Republican Pushback    NBC 29 News Governor Northam is calling Virginia legislators back to Richmond for a special session on gun-control.

West Virginia Organizations Unite for Watershed Improvement | Southern Edition - Lancaster Farming
6/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
West Virginia Organizations Unite for Watershed Improvement | Southern Edition    Lancaster Farming The Eastern Panhandle Watershed Group Meeting is an annual event that brings together local non-profit watershed groups, agencies and other organizations ...

UVA Symposium Highlights Discoveries in Children's Health - NBC 29 News
5/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
UVA Symposium Highlights Discoveries in Children's Health    NBC 29 News Researchers and doctors at the University of Virginia Children's Hospital are spotlighting some major discoveries from the past year.

Virginia Institute of Autism Welcome Recently-Signed Legislation - NBC 29 News
5/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Institute of Autism Welcome Recently-Signed Legislation    NBC 29 News New bills signed into law by Governor Ralph Northam will remove the age gap on health care coverage for autism treatment in Virginia.

Protecting the land: Land Trust of Virginia bestows honors on conservation leaders - Fauquier Times
5/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Protecting the land: Land Trust of Virginia bestows honors on conservation leaders    Fauquier Times There was much to celebrate in Middleburg Sunday, May 19, as the Land Trust of Virginia held its 21st annual garden party hosted by Mimi Abel Smith at ...

Emergency Medical Services Week in Va. Recognizes the Dedication of EMS Providers - NBC 29 News
5/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
Emergency Medical Services Week in Va. Recognizes the Dedication of EMS Providers    NBC 29 News (RICHMOND, Va.) – Every day, someone suffers a medical emergency that requires help from Virginia's EMS providers. There is comfort in knowing that the ...

UVA Baseball Rallies to Beat Virginia Tech 5-3, Coach Brian O'Co - NBC 29 News
5/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
UVA Baseball Rallies to Beat Virginia Tech 5-3, Coach Brian O'Co    NBC 29 News 'Hoos beat the Hokies in game two of the series 5-3.

UVa Men's Lax Beats Robert Morris 19-10 to Advance to NCAA Quarterfinals - NBC 29 News
5/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
UVa Men's Lax Beats Robert Morris 19-10 to Advance to NCAA Quarterfinals    NBC 29 News The Virginia men's lacrosse team won an NCAA Tournament game for the first time since 2012, as the Cavaliers beat Robert Morris 19-10 Saturday night at ...

Nic Kent On Pace to Become first Wahoo Freshman in 20 Years to Lead Team in RBI - NBC 29 News
5/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
Nic Kent On Pace to Become first Wahoo Freshman in 20 Years to Lead Team in RBI    NBC 29 News Nic Kent is on pace to become the first Wahoo in 20 years to lead Virginia in RBI as just a freshman.

VSP Investigates Pedestrian Fatality in Augusta County - NBC 29 News
5/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
VSP Investigates Pedestrian Fatality in Augusta County    NBC 29 News Virginia State Police responded to a pedestrian fatality in Augusta County on Wednesday.

Virginia Dept. of Health Warns Residents of Increase in Hepatitis A Cases - NBC 29 News
4/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Dept. of Health Warns Residents of Increase in Hepatitis A Cases    NBC 29 News Virginia has reported a 132% increase in cases of HAV between Jan. 1 and April 19 compared to the same time period in 2018.

As Northern Virginia urbanizes, conservation trust tries new approaches - Inside NoVA
4/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
As Northern Virginia urbanizes, conservation trust tries new approaches    Inside NoVA *Fresh* off celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Northern Virginia Conservation Trust (NVCT), the group's leaders are seeking new ways to preserve land as ...

Virginia Announces Welcome Home and NCAA Championship Celebratio - NBC 29 News
4/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Announces Welcome Home and NCAA Championship Celebratio    NBC 29 News Virginia Athletics will host a celebration of the 2018-19 NCAA champion men's basketball team at Scott Stadium on Saturday, April 13 at 2 p.m..

University of Virginia School of Nursing Recognizes "Hidden Nurses" - NBC 29 News
4/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
University of Virginia School of Nursing Recognizes "Hidden Nurses"    NBC 29 News The University of Virginia School of Nursing is recognizing a distinguished group of black nurses who studied in Charlottesville.

UVa Women's Tennis Tops Old Dominion 4-3 - NBC 29 News
3/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
UVa Women's Tennis Tops Old Dominion 4-3    NBC 29 News The Virginia women's tennis team opened up a four match homestand with a 4-3 win over Old Dominion on Thursday at the Snyder Tennis Center.

Police: 2 Dead, Multiple Injuries in Charter Bus Crash on I-95 - NBC 29 News
3/19/2019 3:00:00 AM
Police: 2 Dead, Multiple Injuries in Charter Bus Crash on I-95    NBC 29 News Authorities in Virginia say charges are pending against the driver of a commercial bus that overturned while traveling from Florida to New York, killing two people ...

Charlottesville City Council Video Replaced with Anti-Abortion Film - NBC 29 News
3/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Charlottesville City Council Video Replaced with Anti-Abortion Film    NBC 29 News Civic-minded Virginia residents logging on to a city website expected to find video of the most recent Charlottesville City Council meeting, but were instead ...

Land Trust of Virginia Formalizes Baldwin Farm Protection Fund - Loudoun Now
3/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Land Trust of Virginia Formalizes Baldwin Farm Protection Fund    Loudoun Now On Jan. 26 the Land Trust of Virginia's Board of Directors formally established the Malcolm Forbes Baldwin Fund to help pay for conservation easements to ...

KEN PERROTTE: Dwindling deer population a diverse problem - Fredericksburg.com
2/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
KEN PERROTTE: Dwindling deer population a diverse problem    Fredericksburg.com THE late Merle Haggard wondered in a 1982 song if “the good times were really over for good.” If you're a white-tailed deer hunter in Virginia, living close to the.

Albemarle Co. Reaches Conservation Milestone, Resources on Land Easement - NBC 29 News
2/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Albemarle Co. Reaches Conservation Milestone, Resources on Land Easement    NBC 29 News Albemarle is now the second county in Virginia to reach a major conservation milestone. Albemarle County currently has over 100000 acres of land under ...

Governor Northam Signs Tax Conformity Legislation - NBC 29 News
2/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
Governor Northam Signs Tax Conformity Legislation    NBC 29 News RICHMOND — Today, Governor Ralph Northam signed legislation that conforms Virginia's tax laws to the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and lets the Virginia ...

CNN's Jim Acosta Visits UVA to Discuss Freedom of the Press and Politics - NBC 29 News
2/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
CNN's Jim Acosta Visits UVA to Discuss Freedom of the Press and Politics    NBC 29 News The future of politics and the press was under examination at the University of Virginia Thursday evening.

Virginia Med School Apologizes for Racist Yearbook Photo - NBC 29 News
2/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Med School Apologizes for Racist Yearbook Photo    NBC 29 News RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The president of a medical school in Virginia has apologized for the pain inflicted on African Americans by a racist photo that appeared ...

'This won't end with me': Frederick County siblings conserve Bear Garden for future generations - The Winchester Star
2/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
'This won't end with me': Frederick County siblings conserve Bear Garden for future generations    The Winchester Star CROSS JUNCTION — Crystal-clear streams, cold and clean enough to support native fish populations, are rare in Virginia.

UVA Confirms Cases of Norovirus within Student Population - NBC 29 News
1/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
UVA Confirms Cases of Norovirus within Student Population    NBC 29 News The University of Virginia has officially confirmed cases of norovirus in the student population.

182 acres in Albemarle donated to Land Trust of Virginia - The Daily Progress
12/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
182 acres in Albemarle donated to Land Trust of Virginia    The Daily Progress Nearly 200 acres of forested land in Albemarle County has been donated to the Land Trust of Virginia and will be protected in perpetuity.

Dominion pays for transfer to state of scenic property in Nelson to compensate for pipeline's impact on state land - Richmond.com
10/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Dominion pays for transfer to state of scenic property in Nelson to compensate for pipeline's impact on state land    Richmond.com Virginia would gain a large, scenic property along the Tye River in Nelson County as part of a pending private land transfer to compensate for the planned ...

Conserved land has millions of dollars in impact on Va. shore: Study - Delmarva Daily Times
3/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
Conserved land has millions of dollars in impact on Va. shore: Study    Delmarva Daily Times Conserved lands's impact on the Eastern Shore of Virginia is worth millions of dollars, a study found.

Natural gas pipelines clear another hurdle with conversion of Virginia conservation easements - Richmond.com
10/16/2017 3:00:00 AM
Natural gas pipelines clear another hurdle with conversion of Virginia conservation easements    Richmond.com Two controversial natural gas pipelines that would carve through some of Virginia's most mountainous terrain cleared another hurdle on their way to construction ...

Conservation Easement Tax Deductions And Valuation Abuse - Forbes
1/14/2016 3:00:00 AM
Conservation Easement Tax Deductions And Valuation Abuse    Forbes She told me that she practiced law early in her career in Virginia and dealt a bit with conservation easements. She noticed a lot of problems and hoped that by ...

Conservation Tax Credits News Items
Natural Bridge sold, on path to become state park - Roanoke Times
2/6/2014 3:00:00 AM
Natural Bridge sold, on path to become state park    Roanoke Times The Natural Bridge will become a state park under a deal reached between its former and current owners and several Virginia agencies.

Succession Planning News Items
August workshop planned for forest family land - YourGV.com
7/12/2019 12:00:00 AM
August workshop planned for forest family land    YourGV.com There are approximately 16 million acres of forestland in Virginia.

Virginia football adds two commits to 2020, loses one from 2019 - Streaking The Lawn
6/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia football adds two commits to 2020, loses one from 2019    Streaking The Lawn With three additions in one week, the Virginia Cavaliers football recruiting class of 2020 is up to 8 members. But the 2019 class dropped a man after a ...

Hampton Roads development consortium aims to help leaders - Virginian-Pilot
6/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Hampton Roads development consortium aims to help leaders    Virginian-Pilot Founded by Mark Bowers in 2017, the nonprofit aims to help volunteer leaders in the community become better leaders.

Virginia football scouts focused on finding players with NFL body types - The Daily Progress
6/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia football scouts focused on finding players with NFL body types    The Daily Progress Since landing in Charlottesville with Bronco Mendenhall in 2016, director of player personnel Justin Anderson's mission has been finding players that fit the ...

Shooting at Virginia Beach municipal hall leaves 12 dead - The Australian Financial Review
6/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Shooting at Virginia Beach municipal hall leaves 12 dead    The Australian Financial Review Chicago | A disgruntled city employee opened fire at the municipal center in Virginia Beach, Virginia, on Friday afternoon, killing 11 people and wounding at ...

Virginia bank's succession plan has two stages - American Banker
5/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia bank's succession plan has two stages    American Banker A Burke & Herbert veteran will serve as CEO until January, when the bank will introduce an outsider as its leader.

Oldest bank in Virginia names new President and COO - PotomacLocal.com
5/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Oldest bank in Virginia names new President and COO    PotomacLocal.com Burke & Herbert Bank, the oldest bank in Virginia, announced David P. Boyle will join the Bank as its new President & Chief Operating Officer, effective June 3.

QB Bryce Perkins returns to the field following surgery as Virginia opens spring football practice - The Daily Progress
3/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
QB Bryce Perkins returns to the field following surgery as Virginia opens spring football practice    The Daily Progress Quarterback Bryce Perkins returned from offseason surgery and showed very little rust during 7-on-7 or team drills. The 6-foot-3 rising senior quarterback is ...

Fairmont Federal Credit Union names new executives - Credit Union Journal
3/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Fairmont Federal Credit Union names new executives    Credit Union Journal Cindy Dickey has taken over as CEO at the West Virginia-based institution while several other changes were made to the management team.

13 Years in Prison for Ex-RIA Over Ponzi Scheme - Financial Advisor IQ
2/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
13 Years in Prison for Ex-RIA Over Ponzi Scheme    Financial Advisor IQ A former investment advisor in Virginia is heading to prison for 13 years for his alleged role in running a $6.6 million Ponzi scheme, according to news reports.

Virginia Farmer To Lead USDA's Conservation Division - AgWeb
1/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Farmer To Lead USDA's Conservation Division    AgWeb This article was written by Nate Birt and Portia Stewart on behalf of Trust in Food, a division of Farm Journal that helps farmers, ranchers and growers increase ...

UVA jumps into the mix for late-rising defensive end - 247Sports
12/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
UVA jumps into the mix for late-rising defensive end    247Sports The Virginia Cavaliers continue to target defensive linemen in the 2019 class. On Thursday, UVA extended an offer to another defensive end.

What's left for UVA as the focus shifts to National Signing Day - 247Sports
12/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
What's left for UVA as the focus shifts to National Signing Day    247Sports The Virginia Cavaliers have signed 21 players in the Early Signing Period after Thursday's addition to the class. On Thursday, UVA signed Paderborn Dolphins ...

Trio of credit unions welcome new CEOs - Credit Union Journal
12/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Trio of credit unions welcome new CEOs    Credit Union Journal Three credit unions – two headquartered in Virginia and one in Washington state – have named new CEOs to lead their institutions. Argent Federal Credit Union ...

How does a community bank grow into a regional power? Hire like one - American Banker
9/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
How does a community bank grow into a regional power? Hire like one    American Banker Union Bankshares in Virginia has been adding executives from much larger competitors as it looks to compete more effectively with bigger banks.

Virginia State Police Leadership Changes - Fredericksburg Today
8/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
Virginia State Police Leadership Changes    Fredericksburg Today Virginia State Police Department strengthens agency operations and services with several leadership changes.

Which games are the most important for Virginia to become bowl eligible again? - Streaking The Lawn
8/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
Which games are the most important for Virginia to become bowl eligible again?    Streaking The Lawn Breaking down the Hoos' schedule as it relates to a postseason return.