Land Bank Revenues: May 9

The Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank reported revenues of $102,232.50 for the business week ending on Friday, May 9, 2014.

Legal Fight Ends on Bright Note With Four Affordable Housing Lots in Chilmark

Twelve years in the making, the complicated deal with the town, the land bank and the Howard B. Hillman family will create affordable housing, add conservation land and save a historic home in Chilmark.

Land Bank Revenue Up for Second Year

Realtors on Martha's Vineyard and the Martha's Vineyard Land Bank are reporting that Island real estate sales are on the rise. For qualifying transactions, revenues per transaction from the last two years are also up.

Land Bank Expands Holdings With 30 Wooded Acres in Vineyard Haven

The long-planned purchase expands the Wapatequa Woods Reservation, provides aquifer protection for the town of Tisbury and a greenbelt for residential neighborhoods. The land bank paid $1.5 million for the property.

Chilmark, Land Bank Prevail in Hillman Case

A complicated three-way land swap designed to create affordable housing, add conservation land and save a historic home is valid and enforceable, a superior court judge found.

Strock Family Gifts Lagoon Beachfront to Land Bank

The 1,000-foot crescent of sand that lies south of the Lagoon Pond Bridge came as an early Christmas present for the Martha's Vineyard Land Bank, where outright gifts of land are rare.

Land Bank Revenues: Sept. 20

The Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank reported revenues of $262,051 for the business week ending on Friday, Sept. 20, 2013. The land bank receives its funds from a two per cent fee charged on many Vineyard real estate transactions.

Land Bank Permanently Protects Nearly 40 Acres at Flat Point Farm

A large portion of Flat Point Farm in West Tisbury has been permanently placed in conservation thanks to a purchase by the Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank completed last week.

Land Bank Revenues: Sept. 13

The Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank reported revenues of $253,634 for the business week ending on Friday, Sept. 13, 2013. The land bank receives its funds from a two per cent fee charged on many Vineyard real estate transactions.

Land Bank Revenues: August 30

The Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank reported revenues of $258,078 for the business week ending on Friday, August 30, 2013. The land bank receives its funds from a two per cent fee charged on many Vineyard real estate transactions.

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