Scottdale, PA asked in Real Estate Law and Land Use & Zoning for Pennsylvania

Q: Is there a grandfather clause in pa on a parking lot that's been used by the community for 50+yrs to continue to use it?

The lot is the only parking area for most consumers/business owners in this area, and has been used by anyone for 50+yrs. The new owner wants to block it off. People also use this as a through way. Is there a grandfather clause for This? How do I find it? How do I prove the grandfather law?

1 Lawyer Answer
Elizabeth Tarasi
Elizabeth Tarasi
  • Real Estate Law Lawyer
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Licensed in Pennsylvania

A: Any restriction or reserved use would be cited in the deed

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