Akron, OH asked in Real Estate Law for Ohio

Q: I have a house and in my deed we have ingress and egress owner said he is going to have it taken away can he do this?

We never go over 10mph he came up to my house being really load and rude saying he was going to take our right away to get back to our house their is no their roadways or drive ways can he do this?

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Joseph Jaap
Joseph Jaap
Answered
  • Cincinnati, OH
  • Licensed in Ohio

A: If you have a valid easement, then you could take legal action against the neighbor if he blocks your access and use. Try to work it out with neighbor by explaining it. Or use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local real estate attorney to review the documents recorded with the county to confirm the easement, and the attorney can then send written notice to the neighbor not to block the driveway.

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