Real Estate professional’s concerns regarding wind turbines

Presentation to public meeting Arran/Elderslie Municipality – Sept 30, 2010

Ladies and Gentlemen, thank you for the opportunity to address this meeting. My involvement with this subject started in West Grey where I made a presentation to council and later to a public meeting, sharing the platform with representatives of the Turbine Developer and others. After that I was asked to present my case to a public meeting in Meaford Municipality. I was pleased when Mark Davis gave me the opportunity to speak here this evening. I recognize that property types and uses are different in different areas but concerns are much the same and I will stick to my area of knowledge and talk about the impact that wind farms will have on property values in the area.  Continue reading