Legal Question in Real Estate Law in Ohio

Property infringement

My neighbor put a house trailer on my property. I had my lot surveyed and discovered that an outbuilding and a portion of her trailer are on my lot. I tole her when she was putting the trailer in that she needed to have the property surveyed to find the property line but she did not, so I went to the expese of having it surveyed and the trailer and building are on my land. What do I do now.

Asked on 11/02/08, 8:02 am

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James Magee James V. Magee, Jr., Attorney at Law
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Re: Property infringement

You need to advise your neighbor of what the survey shows. If your neighbor still refuses to do anything, you need to file a trespass action against your neighbor seeking a court order directing your neighbor to remove the trailer and building. You may also seek attorney's fees and punitive damages if you can prove the trespass was wilfull.

Jim Magee

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Answered on 11/03/08, 10:24 am

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