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5 Things to Consider With Neighbor Lot Line Disputes

What is a neighbor dispute or a lot line dispute?   Typically it is a dispute amongst adjacent owners of real estate concerning their boundary lines and whether either party has developed the right to extend beyond their legal property lines.  In this post, our Los Angeles based real estate attorneys discuss 5 things to consider whenever you are dealing with a lot line, boundary or neighbor dispute. 1.  Is there a survey?  All boundary disputes should start with a survey.  After all, how can either neighbor argue that the other neighbor is exceeding their legal boundary lines without a marker and a licensed survey.  We always recommend getting a survey first. 2.   Use.   This is a key question.  In particular, if one

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Lot Line Adjustment Contract – Good Faith and Fair Dealing Required With Extensions of Time

In Los Angeles, where land is very valuable, we are seeing a number of re-occurring lot line disputes.  These disputes range from neighbor disputes concerning proper boundary lines to even commercial leasing disputes concerning the property boundary line for leased property. In certain circumstances parties are able to reach an agreement regarding ways to resolve the lot line dispute through a settlement or contract where the parties agree on a mechanism and a time frame to do an actual lot line adjustment to conform to the parties’ agreement.  In such circumstances, where there is discretion regarding the time to extend time permitted to effectuate the lot line adjustment the parties should bear in mind that the discretion is not absolute but must be executed in

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