Ronald J. Eisenberg's answer Read your lease carefully. The security deposit is generally supposed to be used to cover damages and, if the lease so states, for any sums due. I'm not sure whether under your lease you incurred sums due to your landlord on account of breaching the lease by renting out the room. If you believe you are in the right, then you could file suit in small claims court. But beware that most leases have one-sided attorney's fee provisions. That would mean that if you sue and lose you will have to...
Terrence H Thorgaard's answer One would have to know a lot more information, but in general yes, if you comply with the zoning and building code requirements. They can't prohibit you (assuming you inherited it from your brother) from using the lot for anything.
Elaine Shay's answer He doesn't have to protest your cabin.... He, like you, could simply move into it. You are not the first person to find themselves owning property with someone with whom an agreement to manage or sell the property cannot be reached. Fortunately, you can commence a partition action to force the sale of the property. Many times, even when a co-owner previously refused, a negotiated settlement can be reached after a partition is commenced that allows one party to buy out the other.
Manuel Alzamora Juarez's answer That is what partition is about. He can petition the court for the sale of the property and for his share of the proceeds. If you want to make a claim for monies spent by the decedent, you have to do it through his executor. Best regards.
Anthony Marvin Avery's answer HomeOwners Association can do any variety of things unless an interested person files suit to enjoin the same. And after twenty years maximum, their Rules are covenants running with the affected subdivision parcels or condominiums. If the HOA attempted to foreclose upon a spurious lien, then the fee owner might have a defense to foreclosure, but would still need to file in Chancery to enjoin enforcement.
James G. Ahlberg's answer There is no way to answer this question without knowing why the municipality is threatening to demolish your house, what their local ordinances provide and whether their local ordinances are appropriate under state law. The stakes are high, so you need to make an appointment with a local lawyer as quickly as possible. Bring any and all notices, letters or other information you received from the municipality to your first appointment with the lawyer.
Peter H. Westby's answer You may have an action for damages or rescission of contract due to the non-disclosure of this circumstance, but this is not something that you should handle on your own. I strongly recommend that you seek the assistance of an attorney. Once your attorney has all the facts and has researched this matter, he or she can advise you as to your legal rights and options.
Joseph Jaap's answer Local zoning codes specify the required setback distance from property boundaries. Talk to the local building and zoning office. You might have to have a surveyor prepare a boundary survey to confirm the exact location of the line.
Terrence H Thorgaard's answer If the legal description in your deed recites that the well is on your property, you might have an action against one or more persons, including the surveyor. You don't want to try to do the research yourself; you need to see an attorney, ASAP.
Joseph Jaap's answer Deeds, easements, and restrictions are recorded in the county real estate records to put everyone on notice of their existence. A buyer is deemed to have notice of them, even if the buyer never looks or finds out, and a seller is not under any duty to disclose information that is recorded in the county records. It is assumed that buyers will investigate the property and any restrictions to be sure it meets their needs. You can check the information reported to you by the title company. It...
Mark Oakley's answer If it's legally parked on a public street, there's nothing you can do in the absence of a specific local ordinance that prohibits vehicles from remaining in place without moving for a specified period time. If the tags are expired or you have other reason to believe the vehicle is abandoned, then you can report the vehicle to police.
Trent Harris' answer It's difficult to answer the question without knowing more about the trailer, and whether it's there on a lease, or whether the trailer has been affixed to the land and is legally considered part of the real estate. Either way, it sounds like a person in the situation you describe would need one or more court orders before going forward with selling the land.
If one or more of a deceased person's heirs refuse to sign off on a sale of the property, an estate may need to be opened, a...
Alexander Florian Steciuch's answer There's no requirement that they do prorate the rent. You pay for what you agreed to. If you believe that the rent should be prorated, you have to negotiate that with the apartment company.
Peter Munsing's answer You need to consult with an attorney who handles property issues in the County, for the reason that you may want to claim adverse possession if you can tack on the previous owner's use of it, and then get possession of the additional property. You have a defense to being compelled to take care of a structure that's not yours. But if you can get the whole property, then maybe it's worth it to take that direction.
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer Who has title to the trailer? Trailers have titles and when you sell them you get a title. Sounds like you have an oral agreement for him to rent the trailer. See if there is a title to the mobile home. If there isn’t your grandfather should own it by adverse possession.
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