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Is An Apartment A Nuisance?
Real Estate Law Journal (2015)
  • Michael Lewyn

In an ongoing Texas lawsuit, some homeowners allege that a nearby apartment building will constitute a nuisance. This article asserts that courts should generally reject nuisance claims against multifamily housing, based on the public interest in favor of increased housing supply and infill development.

  • nuisance,
  • multifamily,
  • nimby,
  • apartment,
  • zoning
Publication Date
Spring 2015
Publisher Statement
2015© Thomson Reuters. This article originally appeared in The Real Estate Law Journal, Volume 43, Issue 4 (Spring 2015). Reprinted here with permission of Thomson Reuters.
Citation Information
Michael Lewyn. "Is An Apartment A Nuisance?" Real Estate Law Journal Vol. 43 (2015)
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