In the normal course of events, I wouldn’t write a guest column on a dull subject like static easements. Even the name — static easements — sounds stodgy and like something you might buy for your clothes dryer.
Taxes are a different matter. We’re all interested in taxes. We just passed the federal due date, and most of us have received property appraisals from the county. I’ll bet the value of your home has not gone down.