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Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

Why don't you ask your legislators or governor? What kind of a question is this?

Apr 01, 2017 11:29 AM
Rainmaker
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Jill Murty, Realtor - Orange County, CA
PREA Realty - Laguna Niguel, CA

Because the goal of political elites is to control the rest of us. 

Apr 01, 2017 11:08 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
www.HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

Big Brother is watching and is not amused with this question.  Report to the re-education center for proper "Right Think" training.

Apr 01, 2017 07:33 PM
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Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

You tell him Nina Hollander 

Apr 01, 2017 03:26 PM
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Debbie Reynolds
Platinum Properties - Clarksville, TN
Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent

Why do most of the laws come into existence? It is the people we elect that do it.

Apr 01, 2017 02:46 PM
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

For the money.

Apr 02, 2017 05:50 AM
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John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

An interesting question.

Apr 01, 2017 02:50 PM
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Corinne Guest
Corinne Guest, Realtor | Barrington Realty Company - Barrington, IL
Barrington Lifestyles

Because they are April fools?

Apr 01, 2017 02:41 PM
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Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

Somebody has to do it.

Apr 01, 2017 02:26 PM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

ditto to Nina's answer.... 

Apr 01, 2017 02:16 PM
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Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist

Who should control the water???

Apr 01, 2017 02:01 PM
Rainmaker
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

This will be a good blog topic for you.

Apr 01, 2017 01:55 PM
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Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods

I haven't a clue!

Apr 01, 2017 12:45 PM
Rainmaker
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Geneva Financial, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

Please Read Chapter 7, Water and Mineral Rights

Apr 01, 2017 11:55 AM
Rainmaker
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Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR
Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate

This would be a good question to directly ask to the legislators of your state.

Apr 01, 2017 11:42 AM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

We are not experts in politics nor is it our aspiration to be one of those. A

Apr 01, 2017 11:40 AM
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Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

I'm glad I scrolled down to find the answer provided by Norm Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI NMLS#1483386.  Please share this valuable information with your other classmates.    

Apr 02, 2017 06:00 AM
Rainmaker
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
BVO Luxury Group @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty - Scottsdale, AZ
Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ

Nina Hollander nailed this one!

Apr 02, 2017 05:48 AM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Frankly, I did not know this.

Apr 01, 2017 09:36 PM
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Fred Griffin presently on Leave of Absence
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

 Why do states or governments think that they can control anything?   This is a free country! 

Apr 01, 2017 08:28 PM
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Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS
RE/MAX Northwest. - Tacoma, WA
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States are always looking for ways to create more revenue, control and power ....

Apr 01, 2017 07:08 PM
Rainmaker
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Kasey & John Boles
Jon Gosche Real Estate, LLC - BoiseMeridianRealEstate.com - Boise, ID
Boise & Meridian, ID Ada/Canyon/Gem/Boise Counties

Do you have a specific situation that led you to this question? 

Apr 01, 2017 06:49 PM
Rainmaker
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FN LN
Toronto, ON

This would be a good question to directly ask to the legislators of those states.

Apr 01, 2017 11:20 AM
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Raymond E. Camp
Howard Hanna Real Estate Services - Ontario, NY
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Greater Rochester

Because the private sector does not have the monies to pay for dams, water supply or sewage traetment.

Apr 01, 2017 11:03 AM
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Dave Martin (703) 585-4687
Fairfax Realty - Fairfax, VA
Making Realty Dreams a Reality #WeWillGetYouHome

I am really confused lately I keep seeing very old questions sometimes anyone know why? Hope you found your answer but I doubt anyone will see my answer since the question is so old

Mar 14, 2018 06:44 PM
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

It is a natural resource

Apr 01, 2017 07:52 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
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When unchallenged government takes over lots of things that they should not have a right to.

Apr 01, 2017 06:35 PM
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Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, ePRO, CRS, RCS-D
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

HERE'S THE BEST ANSWER I'VE HEARD: ANONYMOUS ANSWER

(OH HATE IT WHEN THAT HAPPENS)

Apr 01, 2017 05:31 PM
Rainmaker
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents

Libral governors trying to take water from those who have extra and give it to those who do not. We do not have those issues of water shaes here in NH. I have read about CA and teh balance between farms and communities. 

Apr 01, 2017 03:10 PM
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Alan May
Coldwell Banker Residential - Evanston, IL
Helping you find your way home.

this would be an excellent question to ask/answer as part of a real estate course.

Apr 01, 2017 02:51 PM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
Solutions Real Estate - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

I have no clue. I think this is a question for the states themselves  - perhaps the Governor?

Apr 01, 2017 01:21 PM
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Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

The water touches their land and borders.

Apr 01, 2017 12:57 PM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

For many reasons varying by state. Check with your local legislator!

Apr 01, 2017 12:54 PM
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Lynnea Miller
Bend Premier Real Estate - Bend, OR
Premier Real Estate Service in Central Oregon

We live in an area with water rights. They come to certain properties based on infrastructure built years and years ago to provide water to a desert. The infrastructure is in federal and state owned land and they do dictate how the water is delegated.

Apr 01, 2017 12:36 PM
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Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • Green • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

State= people. People create rules and regulations. What is your suggestions in regards of water rights? 

Apr 01, 2017 12:20 PM
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Nathan Gesner
American West Realty and Management - Cody, WY
Broker / Property Manager

That's a very good question. Wouldn't it be nice if their only responsibility was to ensure free flow and cleanliness?

Apr 02, 2017 07:17 AM
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Harry F. D'Elia
Real Estate and Beyond, LLC - Phoenix, AZ
Investor , Mentor, GRI, Radio, CIPS, REOs, ABR

to have water in future

Apr 02, 2017 07:04 AM