Neighbor Law: Fences, Trees, Boundaries & Noise

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Nolo, 2001 - Law - 352 pages
Comprehensive and easy to understand, this step-by-step guide helps homeowners protect their rights while maintaining good relationships with their neighbors. It shows them how to handle:
-- water issues, such as runoff and flooding
-- trees that hang over a property line
-- noisy neighbors
-- blocked views
-- dilapidated fences

The revised 4th edition provides a new chapter entitled "When Your Neighbor Is a Business" and is updated to take advantage of the Internet.

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User Review  - chsbellboy - LibraryThing

For adults who are just starting home ownership, or about to move into their first neighborhood, this is a good book to introduce you to the legal aspects of being a neighbor. While some of the book looks at dealing with issues, it also talks about resolution and responsibility. Read full review

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User Review  - masterdeski - LibraryThing

Very good book for non-local-specific info about what is legal / illegal, and what you might be able to do about it. Definitely recommend investigating local laws before taking any action. Lots of 'glad that's not me!' reactions. Well-organized. Read full review

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About the author (2001)

Cora Miner Jordan earned her law degree at the University of Mississippi. A trained mediator, she is the author of Neighbor Law: Fences, Trees, Boundaries and Noise and co-author of Plan Your Estate.

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