As the Land Trust considers each proposal for land protection, it must determine how it will hold its interest in the property. Conservation easements, outright land gifts, and trade property are the usual methods of acceptance. Other arrangements may be negotiated.
Frequently Asked Questions
Since the transfer of property is a legal process, an attorney handles the Land Trust's part in transactions. Donors must rely on their own attorneys, appraisers and tax specialists in order to insure that they receive personal and objective representation during negotiations and appropriate benefit from the transfer.
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