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Report Collects and Shares Lessons from New York's Land Banks

Practical lessons and best practices will be helpful in empowering land banks to curb the spread of blight, foreclosures, and abandoned properties.
October 21, 2014, 6am PDT | James Brasuell | @CasualBrasuell
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The Community Progress blog shares news of a new report released by the New York Land Bank Association (NYLBA) that tracks "the early accomplishments of the state’s first nine land banks over the last two years."

The report, State Land Banks: Combating Blight and Vacancy in New York Communities, is described as "a resource for local officials, state leaders, public and private funders, and other parties interested in the value and role of land banks in communities combating property vacancy, abandonment and blight."

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Published on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 in Center for Community Progress
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