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Occupation lines are deceptive (Don't believe your eyes)

Possession lines can be deceptive. ‘Possession lines’ refer to mowing, hedges, fences and other signs of occupation habitually created by property owners over a period of time. Shown is an actual survey from our file. Ironically, the name of the road is Sunny Lane. All is peaceful. There is a nicely manicured yard inside a […]

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Fence lines and property boundaries

Property owners sometimes mistakenly assume that an existing fence is the same as the property line. They are shocked to discover that the fence in question may be many feet in error when a survey is performed. Unless the subject deed specifically refers to following a fence a competent land surveyor will consider the fence […]

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