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A golfer hit an errant shot that broke a window in my home, who is responsible for the damage?

Unless you can show the golfer was deliberately doing something wrong (e.g. trying to …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

if you co-own a home, can you be made to pay rent?

No, a co-owner has equal rights to use, occupy, live in, etc. the home …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

If I want to add another person name to an existing rental property, what needs to be done?

If there is no mortgage on the property, you can use a "quit claim" …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

Can a neighbor make you put up your own fence if you've been tied into theirs for a year?

An oral (that, not verbal, is the correct term for "unwritten") agreement like you …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago