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My Grandparents farm in Gettysburg Pa is historic It was

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My Grandparents farm in Gettysburg Pa is historic It was purchased by a stone company who is letting it deteriorate for the past years. the farm is an eyesore and I wondered if they could be made to fix it up? In Pennsylvania, there are signs to Keep Pennsylvania beautiful. Yes the farm has sentimental value to the family and it is historic. Please let me know if you can help Thank you for your time in this matter
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Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  J. Warren replied 3 months ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer. My name is ***** ***** I am an attorney who will try my very best to help with your situation or get you to someone who can. Please note: This is general information for educational purposes only and is not legal advice. No specific course of action is proposed herein, and no attorney-client relationship or privilege is formed by speaking to an expert on this site.

I am sorry this must be very difficult for you. Unfortunately, it will be almost impossible to legally force them to fix up the property with a private lawsuit. However, the Historic Gettysburg and Adams County Preservation Society may be able to assist you. These societies are able to put pressure on owner's of historic buildings and is likely your most efficient and economical option. Grants can also be awarded to encourage restoration and maintenance of historical sites. Here is a link to their contact information: http://www.hgaconline.org/

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