Right of Way Manual

The Right of Way Manual provides guidance on real estate acquisition, title, appraisal, relocation, and property management.

Publication Date: 
Thursday, September 17, 2020
Publication Number: 
M 26-01
Last modified: 
09/18/2020 - 07:33
Publication Version: 
M 26-01.25
Manual Manager: 
Terry Meara 360-705-7324
Originator: 
Real Estate Services, Development Division
Number of Pages: 
651

Individual Chapters


Foreword (pdf 143 KB)

Contents (pdf 368 KB)

Chapter 1 Administration and Operation (pdf 227 KB) 

Chapter 2 Organization (pdf 307 KB)

Chapter 3 General Information (pdf 287 KB)

Chapter 4 Appraisal (pdf 440 KB)

Chapter 5 Appraisal Review (pdf 322 KB)

Chapter 6 Acquisition (pdf 760 KB)

Chapter 7 Title (pdf 246 KB)

Chapter 8 Encumbrances (pdf 503 KB)

Chapter 9 Instruments (pdf 945 KB)

Chapter 10 Vouchers (pdf 300 KB)

Chapter 11 Property Management (pdf 9.1 MB)

Chapter 12 Relocation Assistance (pdf 1.2 MB)

Chapter 13 Forms (pdf 209 KB)

Chapter 14 Design Build (pdf 173 KB)

Chapter 15 Vacant (pdf 34 KB)

Chapter 16 Use and Oversight of Consultants (pdf 246 KB)

Chapter 17 Project Certification (pdf 696 KB)