Category: Paradise Park

A Christmas present for Paradise Park: Part 4, the burden of proof

2 January, 2009 (13:24) | Land use, Legal, Local issues, Mobile homes, Paradise Park, Tenure, US News, Zoning and land use |

[Continued from yesterday’s Part 3 and the previous Part 1 and Part 2.]   You think that’ll impress me?   So far, in examining the ruling (available here in .pdf) that remanded back to district court a series of actual questions about whether the Paradise Park residents were entitled to the New Jersey Mobile Home Protection […]

A Christmas present for Paradise Park: Part 3, the smoking gun

31 December, 2008 (09:21) | Legal, Local issues, Mobile homes, Paradise Park, Tenure, US News, Zoning and land use |

[Continued from yesterday’s Part 2 and Part 1.]     You think that’ll impress me?   To reach the ruling (available here in .pdf) whether the Paradise Park residents were entitled to the New Jersey Mobile Home Protection Act to Paradise Park, the New Jersey Appellate Court first wrote an operational definition of ‘in contemplation’ and then […]

A Christmas present for Paradise Park: Part 2, “in contemplation”

30 December, 2008 (09:33) | Legal, Local issues, Mobile homes, Paradise Park, Tenure, US News, Zoning and land use |

[Continued from yesterday’s Part 1.]   As we saw yesterday, to make In the ruling (available here in .pdf) handed down two days before Christmas regarding the applicability of the New Jersey Mobile Home Protection Act to Paradise Park, a story I’ve been following this story for 2½ years (early posts in Part 1, Part […]

A Christmas present for Paradise Park: Part 1, the facts

29 December, 2008 (10:42) | Legal, Local issues, Mobile homes, Paradise Park, Tenure, US News, Zoning and land use |

I taut I taw a tummawy judgment!   Last Tuesday, the New Jersey Appellate Court gave a big Christmas present to the beleaguered owners of mobile homes in Paradise Park, a 61-home mobile home park ideally situated on the waterfront in northern New Jersey near New York Harbor.    I’ve been following this story for […]

Slow expulsion from Paradise: Part 2, the war of attrition

21 November, 2008 (09:32) | Local issues, Mobile homes, Paradise Park, Policy, Tenure, US News |

[Some previous posts on Paradise Park may be found in Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5]   [Continued from yesterday’s Part 1.]   With New Jersey mobile home park residents covered by a comprehensive Mobile Home Park Law, you’d think that sub rosa attempts to winkle them out of their rights […]