I bought a house with an existing fence. been there 7 years and now my neighbor tells me the fence crosses property lines!

Asked about 1 year ago - Macomb Township, MI

he had a survey but the township has no clear cut property line records and told me to work it out ourselves. he wants it moved I don't want to move it. there was a permit pulled and the township inspected and approved it

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  1. John F. Brennan

    Contributor Level 19


    Lawyers agree

    Answered . Ask for a copy of his survey, and get one yourself. See an attorney. This brings up many legal issues beyond just the fence.

    To the PROSPECTIVE client, please call myself or another attorney for your choice with more detaiils and an... more
  2. David B. Carter Jr.


    Contributor Level 20


    Lawyer agrees

    Answered . You may have a claim against your title company also. They should have spotted the infringement.

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