Article Title

The Right to Compensation for Declines in Property Values Due to a Planning or Zoning Decision in Austria

Publication Title

Washington University Global Studies Law Review


This Article provides a comparative overview of compensation rules pertaining to the reduction of development rights due to revised land-use plans at both the provincial and the federal level. The Article will first focus on the constitutional aspects of the right to compensation. Afterward, the Article will provide a comparative description of the law in each of the provinces, and will discuss both substantive and procedural rules and regulations.