Monument Protection and Zoning in Germany: Regulations and Public Support from an International Perspective
AbstractRestrictions on new constructions and modernisations occur in almost all countries and numerous regulations apply in Germany. This article outlines regulations regarding the protection of historical buildings, restoration law and preservation statutes and describes compensatory subsidies available in the form of tax benefits and/or grants. The article evaluates German regulations and public supports available for monument protection and modernisation from an international perspective.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Chair for Economic Policy, University of Hamburg in its series Working Papers with number 040.
Length: 17 pages
Date of creation: 18 Apr 2011
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Publication status: Published in Hamburg Contemporary Economic Discussions, Issue 40, 2011
Monument Protection; Zoning; Modernisation; Real Estates; Regulations; Germany; Historical Building;
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