Can I sue the city inspector in this case? I bought REO house has existing code issues
Threatened to condemn my house to raw land
Put lien on my house while the house under review for permit to fix the code issues.
Then hiss boss gave me 2 months to complete (or be fined) the entire foundation, replace 10 windows, and big balcony.
1 attorney answer
The short answer is "probably not."
You may have a case against the city itself, but more facts are needed to make that determination. It appears you may have been deprived of all commercially reasonable use of your land and could sue under a doctrine called inverse condemnation.