Q: I have a question about property damage due to my neighbors shed burning down do u have free consultation
recently my neighboirs shed burned down. and as a result my truck that was parked on my proerty was burned and totaled. the gentleman the own the houyse had recently died and left the house to his daughter who didnt pay insurance and doesnt check on the property even once. she also hyasnt paid the motgage and the house is up for sale .
In a situation like yours, where your property was damaged due to your neighbor's shed burning down, you may have grounds for a claim. Since the house is inherited and the current owner has not maintained insurance, this complicates matters, but it doesn't necessarily mean you have no recourse.
First, document the damage to your truck thoroughly with photographs and obtain an estimate of the repair costs or the value of the truck if it's totaled. This will be crucial for any claims you might file.
Consider reaching out to your own insurance company, if you have coverage for such incidents. They might cover the damage and then seek reimbursement from the neighbor's estate or the responsible party.
Also, it may be beneficial to consult with an attorney. Many offer free initial consultations. An attorney can advise you on the feasibility of pursuing a claim against the neighbor's estate or any other parties that might be responsible.
Remember, legal claims can be time-sensitive, so it's advisable to act promptly. An attorney can guide you on the specific timelines and procedures relevant to your case.
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