PROPERTY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PROPERTY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Unregistered sex offender living near Cedar City for 20 years http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57799064-78/offender-sex-albritton-cedar.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57799064-78/offender-sex-albritton-cedar.html.csp">Unregistered sex offender living near Cedar City for 20 years</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T21:13:16.331-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 09:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Investigators in Iron County say a non-compliant sex offender may have targeted unreported victims while he lived in the Cedar City area for 20 years, unbeknownst to law enforcement. Iron County sheriff’s deputies learned of Gary Albritton, 57, in March when he was identified as the possible owner of some property found close to a road near Cedar City, according to a Wednesday press release. In trying to locate Albritton, investigators discovered he was a convicted sex-offender from California. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57799064@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 21:13:16 MDT SLC RDA OKs funds for mystery purchase http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57792544-90/allocation-block-board-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57792544-90/allocation-block-board-lake.html.csp">SLC RDA OKs funds for mystery purchase</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By christopher smart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T21:26:38.747-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 09:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Without discussion Tuesday, the Salt Lake City Council, acting as the Redevelopment Agency board, voted to allocate $537,072 to purchase unidentified real estate that may or may not be for sale. The allocation was earmarked for property on Block 70 where the Utah Performing Arts Center will be built on Main Street between 100 South and 200 South. But neither the RDA staff, nor the board would identify which parcels were being considered. Councilman James Rogers was the lone “no” vote. Councilwom...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57792544@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 21:26:38 MDT Salt Lake City leaders to vote to approve funds for unknown RDA purchase http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57787123-90/lake-money-parcels-project.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57787123-90/lake-money-parcels-project.html.csp">Salt Lake City leaders to vote to approve funds for unknown RDA purchase</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Smart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T14:42:09.169-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 02:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake City Redevelopment Agency is ready to show ’em the money — $537,072.22, to be exact. What the money will buy, however, remains to be seen. On the RDA’s agenda for Tuesday is an action item for the allocation of funds that could purchase property on Block 70. That’s where the Utah Performing Arts Center will go up between 100 South and 200 South from Main Street east to Regent Street. The Salt Lake City Council sits as the board of directors for the RDA. But which parcel or parcels...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57787123@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:42:09 MDT Real Property Management moves to Salt Lake City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57785604-79/property-management-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57785604-79/property-management-lake-salt.html.csp">Real Property Management moves to Salt Lake City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T13:56:02.169-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 01:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Real Property Management is moving its headquarters and franchise support center from Layton to Salt Lake City. Company officials say the move to property at 1455 W. 2200 South will allow the 25-year-old privately held property management company to accommodate current and future employees and to be closer to Salt Lake City’s airport and downtown businesses. “This move is part of our overall strategy to continue our growth as the industry leader in property management,” said Doug Oler, co-founde...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57785604@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:56:02 MDT Unclear Washington landslide lawsuits could win http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779834-68/landslide-county-property-victims.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779834-68/landslide-county-property-victims.html.csp">Unclear Washington landslide lawsuits could win</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GENE JOHNSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T22:55:01.734-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seattle • The warnings could hardly have been clearer. One technical report told of the “potential for a large catastrophic failure” of the 600-foot hillside above a rural neighborhood near Oso, on the Stillaguamish River. Another noted plainly that it “poses a significant risk to human lives and private property.” The danger was so apparent that Snohomish County officials mulled buying out the properties of the residents who lived there. Instead, the county continued to allow the construction ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577798342014-04-05T22:55:01.734-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-05T22:55:01.734-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57779834@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 22:55:01 MDT Neighbors bicker over forced drilling http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57750376-68/property-drilling-hilcorp-law.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57750376-68/property-drilling-hilcorp-law.html.csp">Neighbors bicker over forced drilling</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEVIN BEGOS </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and MARC LEVY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-30T22:29:04.605-06:00">Updated Mar 30, 2014 10:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New Bedford, Pa. • An energy company is dusting off an old, unused state law that can force property owners to accept oil and gas drilling under their land, pitting neighbor against neighbor in a Pennsylvania community and raising the possibility that lawmakers will have to take sides. Houston-based Hilcorp seeks to use a 1961 Pennsylvania law to drill under the property of four holdout landowners in New Bedford, near the Ohio border an hour north of Pittsburgh. The concept, known as “forced po...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577503762014-03-30T22:29:04.605-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-30T22:29:04.605-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57750376@www.sltrib.com Sun, 30 Mar 2014 22:29:04 MDT Letter: State shows shocking lack of interest in goblin toppler case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57722875-82/state-goblin-interest-lack.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57722875-82/state-goblin-interest-lack.html.csp">Letter: State shows shocking lack of interest in goblin toppler case</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T14:48:27.644-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 02:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Before a national and international audience, for their crimes these wanton criminals, acting under the sponsorship of the LDS Church and the franchise of the Boy Scouts of America, have received only a fine and probation for the destruction of an irreplaceable and priceless natural wonder and resource (“Utah goblin topplers given probation,” Tribune, March 18). The unbelievable arrogance of these two scoundrels is second only to the shocking lack of interest both the Legislature and the attorn...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57722875@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:48:27 MDT Crimea declares independence, seizes property http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57693183-68/ukraine-russia-russian-crimea.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57693183-68/ukraine-russia-russian-crimea.html.csp">Crimea declares independence, seizes property</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARIA DANILOVA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-17T12:02:57.176-06:00">Updated Mar 17, 2014 12:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Simferopol, Ukraine • Crimea’s declaration of independence Monday from Ukraine triggered the toughest Western sanctions against Russia since the Cold War — with Washington and the European Union retaliating with asset freezes and travel bans and U.S. President Barack Obama vowing to “increase the cost” if the Kremlin does not back down. Ukraine’s turmoil has become Europe’s most severe security crisis in years and tensions have been high since Russian troops seized control of Crimea, a strategic...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576931832014-03-17T12:02:57.176-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-17T12:02:57.176-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57693183@www.sltrib.com Mon, 17 Mar 2014 12:02:57 MDT Arrested Logan couple allegedly linked to multi-county burglaries http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57676344-78/county-logan-sheriff-arrested.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57676344-78/county-logan-sheriff-arrested.html.csp">Arrested Logan couple allegedly linked to multi-county burglaries</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T13:19:46.011-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 01:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cache County sheriff’s deputies believe they have closed the books on a series of northern and eastern Utah vehicle and residential burglaries with the arrests of Logan couple. Sheriff G. Lynn Nelson said the arrests of a 29-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman began with a traffic violated stop early Monday morning. At that time, deputies learned the man was wanted on two warrants out of Salt Lake County. He was arrested. Subsequent investigation by sheriff’s detectives, in cooperation with oth...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57676344@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 13:19:46 MDT Gas, property tax hikes declared dead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57662133-90/dead-gasoline-initiative-lockhart.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57662133-90/dead-gasoline-initiative-lockhart.html.csp">Gas, property tax hikes declared dead</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-10T22:34:08.193-06:00">Updated Mar 10, 2014 10:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Proposed increases on gasoline tax and property tax were declared dead Monday by House Speaker Becky Lockhart. “They won’t be heard on the House floor,” she told reporters, even though bills to raise those taxes have passed the Senate. That comes, in part, because Lockhart’s $200 million initiative to improve technology was killed in budget negotiations. She said she viewed the tax increases as attempts by the Senate to fund her initiative without forcing cuts elsewhere. So with her initiative n...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57662133@www.sltrib.com Mon, 10 Mar 2014 22:34:08 MDT UPD auction set for evidence, including cars, electronics, jewelry and more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57636470-78/auction-property-upd-cars.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57636470-78/auction-property-upd-cars.html.csp">UPD auction set for evidence, including cars, electronics, jewelry and more</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-05T12:51:15.749-06:00">Updated Mar 5, 2014 12:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pssst, buddy: Want a deal on some goods? You might want to try the Unified Police Department’s upcoming auction of surplus, unclaimed and seized property. It all takes place on March 22, beginning 9 a.m. at the TNT Auction yard, 2353 N. Redwood Road, Salt Lake City. Bidders will compete for items ranging from cars and trucks to audio/visual equipment, personal property, jewelry, tools, auto parts and various household items. All cash proceeds from the auction will support a variety of law enforc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57636470@www.sltrib.com Wed, 05 Mar 2014 12:51:15 MDT Money for Utah school equalization hijacked for tech initiative http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57632349-90/amended-areas-equalization-funding.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57632349-90/amended-areas-equalization-funding.html.csp">Money for Utah school equalization hijacked for tech initiative</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-04T22:02:05.087-06:00">Updated Mar 4, 2014 10:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A hijacking of sorts occurred in the Utah Senate Tuesday. Senators approved taking perhaps hundreds of millions of dollars that were targeted to help equalize funding for schools around the state over the next four years, and earmarked it instead for a drive pushed by House Speaker Becky Lockhart to put more technology in schools. Lockhart was surprised by the move, and said she views it as a property tax hike that she opposes. She would rather have funding come from transportation, which the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57632349@www.sltrib.com Tue, 04 Mar 2014 22:02:05 MDT Commercial property, Berry Knoll to be sold by polygamous trust http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/57615733-191/amp-sale-uep-timpson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/57615733-191/amp-sale-uep-timpson.html.csp">Commercial property, Berry Knoll to be sold by polygamous trust</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jim Dalrymple II</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-01T12:20:10.155-06:00">Updated Mar 1, 2014 12:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two properties in mostly-polygamous Short Creek likely will be changing owners soon. Block 45 The first and most significant, area known as “Block 45” in Colorado City, Ariz., was approved for sale Friday in an order issued by Judge Denise Lindberg. The entire city block, located in the center of town, will be sold to Al Yarrish, who lives in nearby Centennial Park. Yarrish plans to open a hardware store in a space that previously housed the community’s only grocery store. The land is part of...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57615733@www.sltrib.com Sat, 01 Mar 2014 12:20:10 MDT Angler ‘compromise’ would be a taking http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57598096-82/property-utah-public-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57598096-82/property-utah-public-court.html.csp">Angler ‘compromise’ would be a taking</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By randy n. parker</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-03T09:38:42.846-06:00">Updated Mar 3, 2014 09:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here we go again. We’re hearing about “common sense” and “compromise.” Rep. Dixon Pitcher’s HB37 is neither. The Public Waters Access Act provides pieces of the Supreme Court’s Conatser decision and 2010’s HB80 that Rep. Lorie Fowlke offered as a compromise. What both the Conatser decision and HB80 had in common was they took or devalued a right in property ownership protected under the Utah Constitution without “just compensation.” The court and anglers continue to ignore the fact that for gen...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57598096@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 09:38:42 MDT Krugman: TPP is no big deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57613617-82/tpp-trade-deal-administration.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57613617-82/tpp-trade-deal-administration.html.csp">Krugman: TPP is no big deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL KRUGMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-28T13:26:01.778-06:00">Updated Feb 28, 2014 01:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Everyone knows that the Obama administration’s domestic economic agenda is stalled in the face of scorched-earth opposition from Republicans. And that’s a bad thing: The U.S. economy would be in much better shape if Obama administration proposals like the American Jobs Act had become law. It’s less well known that the administration’s international economic agenda is also stalled, for very different reasons. In particular, the centerpiece of that agenda — the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57613617@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Feb 2014 13:26:01 MDT California couple finds $10M gold-coin bonanza http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57597021-68/coins-gold-couple-kagin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57597021-68/coins-gold-couple-kagin.html.csp">California couple finds $10M gold-coin bonanza</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN ROGERS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-25T12:03:01.579-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 12:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • A Northern California couple out walking their dog on their Gold Country property stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare, mint-condition gold coins buried in the shadow of an old tree. Nearly all of the 1,427 coins, dating from 1847 to 1894, are in uncirculated, mint condition, said David Hall, co-founder of Professional Coin Grading Service of Santa Ana, which recently authenticated them. Although the face value of the gold pieces only adds up to about $27,000, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57597021@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 12:03:01 MDT Letter: Why not also sell Sugar House site of old prison? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57525356-82/prison-draper-property-site.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57525356-82/prison-draper-property-site.html.csp">Letter: Why not also sell Sugar House site of old prison?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-15T08:04:58.727-06:00">Updated Feb 15, 2014 08:04AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Re “Move the Draper prison, panel says,” Tribune, Feb. 24: The report sent to the our state Legislature by the Prison Relocation and Development Authority, recommending construction of a new penitentiary and selling the present site, did not correct the mistake made at the time of the previous prison relocation. In the 1950s a source of potential income to public and private entities was overlooked. To correct this error, the panel should have proposed also selling the property where the old pr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57525356@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Feb 2014 08:04:58 MDT