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Is there a way to protect my investment if I buy a home with my unmarried partner?

1) If both of you are on the deed or title, you are both …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

How to stop neighbor from using my old septic pond

You can sue the neighbor and the two other property owners for nuisance which …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

If mother died 35 years ago and left 1 acre of land to 4 heirs but I have paid the taxes for all of this time, can I claim the …

No, you cannot. Merely paying property taxes does not impart ownership rights. You're only …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

How can i remove my ex-wife's name from the property

No, there is not, unfortunately. She is an owner of the property, and her …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 months ago

If you been paying taxes on a house for years, is it yours after a time?

No: making tax payments for another person does NOT give you any right to …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 5 months ago