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Property values affected by wind “farms”  

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http://www.wind-watch.org/documents/wind-turbine-setbacks/
Testimony of Michael McCann on property value impacts in Adams County IL
MUST READ!

http://www.chronicle-express.com/news/x806169421/A-new-slant-on-wind-farms
“Property value declines from 20 to 43 percent can be expected in parcels within two miles of turbine sites.”

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/06/business/energy-environment/06noise.html
“Nobody in the area could believe it. They were so loud.” The NY Times on the Fox Island wind turbines

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/08/01/us/01wind.html
NY Times: Turbines Too Loud for You? Here, Take $5,000
If noise is not an issue as the BRSA claims, why is Caithness Energy paying off local residents in Ohio?

http://www.wra.org/WREM/Sept10/WindFarmRegulations/
Wisconsin Real Estate Magazine: New Wind Farm Regulations Could Decrease Property Values

http://www.wind-watch.org/ww-propertyvalues.php
“Do Wind Projects Adversely Affect Proximate Residential Property Values?” A compilation of property value articles from John Droz.

http://www.wind-watch.org/news/?p=1277
A survey by a local realtor may have confirmed the worst suspicions of Stan Mundy, whose home is closest to Chevron’s wind farm northeast of Casper.

http://www.jsonline.com/business/59088607.html
Critics say wind turbines hurt land values.

http://www.newmexicocare.org/2pages/propvals.html
Michigan Wind Working Group – Impact of Wind Turbines on Property Values

http://www.watertowndailytimes.com/article/20100407/NEWS03/304079990
Property values blowing in the wind.

http://www.wind-watch.org/news/?p=7738
Landowners say turbines have hurt their property values.

http://www.wakefieldexpress.co.uk/news/local/wind_turbine_homes_threat_1_967075
A proposed 120-metre wind turbine would knock 50 per cent off the value of thousands of nearby homes.

http://dailyreporter.com/blog/2010/05/06/wind-farm-property-sells-at-sheriffs-sale/
Wind farm property sells at sheriff’s sale.

http://www.wind-watch.org/documents/?p=1689
Wind Farms, Residential Property Values and Rubber Rulers – This is a summary, there’s a link to the full article at the bottom.

http://www.windaction.org/documents/16735
This agreement was drafted by attorneys in Illinois. If adopted as a condition of approving a wind energy facility, the agreement would guarantee property value protections. The BRSA will do this when hell freezes over.

http://windfarms.wordpress.com/2007/10/14/wind-turbines-and-property-value-real-life-experience/
Among those terms and conditions of the property site were … 3) It not be near “windmills.”

http://www.wind-watch.org/documents/?p=1503
Wind Turbine Impact Study – Author: Appraisal Group One

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/property/propertyadvice/propertymarket/3321935/An-ill-wind-blowing.html
Wind farms are a wonderful source of renewable energy. But have you tried living near one? As Ross Clark reports, they can seriously damage the value of your house

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/property/propertyadvice/propertymarket/3336030/Giant-blades-are-slicing-prices.html
Giant blades are slicing home prices. Wind turbines and Property Value – Real Life Experience

http://www.wind-watch.org/documents/?p=1341
Living with the impact of windmills

[compiled by Bill Heller of Union Beach, NJ, noturbine.com]

Also:  https://wind-watch.org/news/?p=57634
Property appraisal reduced by 12% because of wind turbine noise – Georgia, Vermont

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