I lived and took care of my mom for 12 years. I am having to leave the home since I can't afford to buy it. I have an adjoining lot next to my mothers estate that has her septic line going across it. I have asked that my lot be sold with the property but my brother insist that he won't have anything to do with that. What can I do since the line is on my property and he won't include it with the sell of the estate?
If the line is on your property, the estate needs an easement from your lot. The buyer of the estate lot needs to bargain with you for an easement, and you should try to alert the title company, broker, or buyer of the encroachment Without that easement, you can remove the septic line.
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Estate Planning Attorney
In addition to Attorney Pyke's answer.
Why not just list your property for sale
at the same time with the same broker when your mom's
property is listed.
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I agree with Mr Pyke as usual and Mr. Pippen stole the words out of my mouth. If the use of your property was permissive, you should also discuss with a real estate attorney the best way to protect your property interest.
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