Magnolia, OH asked in Real Estate Law for Ohio

Q: Does seller have any rights to tell buyer what can or cannot be done on the property once closing has occured?

The previous owner/builder is harassing my neighbor telling them what they can or cannot do with the dwelling and property as if he still owns it.

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William Lehner
William Lehner
  • Grove City, OH
  • Licensed in Ohio

A: It is possible that the property is subject to covenants or that the seller retained an interest. Your neighbor should hire a lawyer.

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