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Who's Responsible for the Sidewalks?

In all likelihood, you are.  Generally, whoever owns or controls property adjacent to a sidewalk is responsible both for keeping the sidewalk in good repair and for keeping the sidewalk free of snow, ice, debris, or anything that can cause an unsafe condition. 378 more words

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What Is an Easement?

Whether you are planning to purchase land, considering building on land you already own, or are planning to sell land, it is imperative that you are aware of any legal restrictions that may affect your rights to the land. 140 more words


I spent Saturday evening hosting a cooking lesson for my friend Amy. In our conversation, we started talking about easement!

Before we bought our land we did not do enough research on our 2 meter easement. 143 more words

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Reason #6457 Why Your Residential Closing Needs a Lawyer at the Table

Lawyers have war stories.  Stories about deals gone wrong and documents drawn up on a napkin, but missing an essential element.  Most of those stories originate with someone who decides to forgo legal advice (because it’s too expensive) then it costs them a TON of money to right the wrong. 735 more words

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Ducking and weaving to consent

Adrem Nominees PtyLtd v Auburn City Council NSWLEC1043

Earlier this week we looked at the conditions of consent relating to the installation of security cameras on a domestic residence. 1,023 more words


This Land Is Your Land-This Land Is My Land

When you purchase a home, you may assume that you get all the land within the property stakes to do what you wish. This sounds very logical. 435 more words

Real Estate

A8-Property law- Easements/ Servitude-Part 1

  • Easements/ Servitude – Is a right enjoyed by a landowner/ tenant over a neighbour’s land.
  • Cases: Re Ellenborough park[i] (1956) Ch 131
  • There must be a dominant and a servient tenement:
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