Property DEvaluation

Although the wind industry will deny claims that property devaluation occurs, more evidence is mounting, worldwide, to support the reality that it exists. How far away is far enough to avoid this reality? The “setbacks” defined by our legislators, 1,250 feet in Ohio, are only a fraction of what they should be (multiple miles) in order to protect citizens from both the health and property risks. Please “hover” your pointer over the tab at the top for links to more examples…

This presentation prepared by certified appraiser Michael McCann (who has studied dozens of wind farms in America) examines the various studies that look at property value impacts near operating wind energy facilities.The slide presentation includes Van Wert County 2012 information beginning on slide 25. It is also available at the tab at the top.