This is the first episode of a two part series with Aussie right of way expert, Andrea Carolan. Andrea educates the Pendulum Land crew on the Australian right of way industry. Learn how her country handles “Compulsory Acquisition” (eminent domain) and “Disturbance” (relocation benefits) and find out how she has… There's MoreAndrea Carolan Joins Us from The Land Down Under! (Part 1)
HINT: CLICK ON THE SPAM! Kristen and Dave host three special guests who preview their Thanksgiving plans and share a little eminent domain poetry along the way. Find out what Clint Schumacher can do with a blow dart and a dachshund, why Robert Thomas is so obsessed with oysters, and… There's MoreA Thanksgiving Intermezzo for the Right of Way Industry!
Wayne’s World invades the Pendulum Land Podcast! Your hosts discuss whether an eminent domain appraisal differs from a “regular” appraisal, they examine the three most common valuation methodologies, debate whether appraisers can really be objective, and identify a few shady appraisal tactics. Party on! Excellent!!
Jeremy Hopkins Presents the Landowners’ Perspective on Eminent Domain and the Uniform Relocation Act.
Landowner attorney Jeremy Hopkins brings buckets of his Kool Aid to the Pendulum Land Podcast crew. He presents the landowner’s perspective on the inequities of eminent domain and the shortfalls of the Uniform Relocation Act…and manages to get Ross’s dander up in the process. Listen to his explanation as to… There's MoreJeremy Hopkins Presents the Landowners’ Perspective on Eminent Domain and the Uniform Relocation Act.
In this bonus trailer, Kristen and Dave preview future episodes, share right of way Haiku, and give more listener shout outs. Don’t miss this!!
In this topical episode, your hosts examine what to do if marked or unmarked gravesites lie within the path of an infrastructure project…OR if George Washington slept beneath a cherry tree in the path. Along the way, they debate best Halloween costumes and candy, scariest movies, and worst ways to… There's MoreHalloween Special! Graveyard Relocations and Historic Sites Impacted by Right of Way Projects.
Your hosts examine challenging relocations in infrastructure projects, the effects of fixtures on relocations as well as surprise movie endings and…oh, yeah, childhood fears! (Is anyone else afraid of being eaten by a shark in a back yard swimming pool? I didn’t think so.)
Kristen reveals her craziest encounters while clearing a right of way. Let’s just say there were lots of snakes, a strip club, cat hoarders, and uhmmmm….dogs which were not house trained. At all. See who would play your hosts in a movie and weigh in on the most pressing question… There's MoreCrazy Right of Way Encounters!
Eminent domain rock star Rob Thomas returns for part two of his interview. Topics include whether a ban on uranium mining constituted a taking, Snakes on a Plane, favorite eminent domain songs, and the value of blogging in your profession.
Hawaii inverse condemnation lawyer and William and Mary Law School adjunct professor Rob Thomas joins your hosts to discuss recording his classic single “Smooth” with Carlos Santana, whether the COVID moratoriums on evictions constitute a taking, and his favorite flavor of SPAM! (Don’t act like you don’t love SPAM.) This… There's MoreEminent Domain Rock Star Guest: Rob Thomas!