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Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Real Estate

Developing a successful wind project requires the ability to bring together all of the stakeholders.

EcoEnergy recognizes the importance of building consensus as the key to a successful development process. Our real estate department is uniquely structured to ensure that our agreements serve the needs of the landowners, financial institutions, neighbors, local & state governments, and our partners.

We do this by:

  • Combining the steps of early stage project development with stakeholder identification
  • Focusing efforts on addressing stakeholder’s concerns
  • Presenting and reflecting the development process in our agreements
  • Investing the additional time to include legal, technical and management expertise
  • Creating a process that results in mutually beneficial terms for landowners and project development.

Landowner agreements

At the heart of our discussions with landowners are the options to lease, leases, easements, and other agreements prepared by our Real Estate Department. We work closely with the landowners to introduce, present, explain, and administer the agreements required for wind energy development.

Learn more about our Energy Assessment or Geographic Information Systems departments, or return to Project Development page.

 

Learn more about Real Estate Agreements & Transactions

(All Information & Links in this sidebar are via Wikipedia.)

Abstract of Title – the condensed history of title to a particular parcel of real estate, consisting of a summary of the original grant and all subsequent conveyances and encumbrances affecting the property and a certification by the abstractor that the history is complete and accurate.

Chain of Title – the sequence of historical transfers of title to a property. The "chain" runs from the present owner back to the original owner of the property

Conveyance – the transfer of title of property from one person to another, or the granting of an encumbrance such as a mortgage or a lien.

Encumbrance – a legal term of art for anything that affects or limits the title of a property, such as mortgages, leases, easements, liens, or restrictions.

For more information, see Wikipedia's List of Real Estate Topics.