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Edward Prentice Ltd

Chartered Surveyor and Boundary Issues Consultant

Phone Number: 01732 355 639

Defining and Identifying Property Line

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  • 08-05-2019
Defining and Identifying Property Line

Boundary lines, or property lines, are used to define points where your land ends and where your neighbour’s land starts. This information is contained in your property deed or survey files you received when purchasing the property. You can also get it from the county assessor’s office using mapping tools.Before you erect any structure along the boundary line, for instance, a fence, be sure to verify the correct position of your property...

Posted by:Admin on:2019-05-08 09:48:00 Read More

Responsibility for Fences

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  • 24-04-2019
Responsibility for Fences

A fence is a permanent structure that surrounds premises and offers security and protection for those within. There are no stipulated laws that demand that it is compulsory for one to surround their premises with a fence. If you have purchased a property with existing fences, the conveyance deed may include a specific agreement requiring the purchaser of the land and property to maintain the fence. Defining property boundaries:...

Posted by:Admin on:2019-04-24 09:47:00 Read More

Extensions and Boundary Lines

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  • 03-04-2019
Extensions and Boundary Lines

Every once in a while, you may want to extend your house for both practical and financial gains. It is within the law, as well as clearly stipulated in your local Development Plan as long as it does not interfere with the appearance of the existing property, adjoining properties and the set of terms and scale, design and materials. Having said that, you may realise that a lot of consideration is required when one is planning a domestic...

Posted by:Admin on:2019-04-03 09:46:00 Read More

Selling a Property with Boundary Dispute

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  • 20-03-2019
Selling a Property with Boundary Dispute

If you are amidst an ongoing boundary dispute with your neighbour, it can eventually worsen to the point where you'd rather move away. However, the looming question is whether or not the seller will be able to sell a property that has a dispute over its boundary.The short answer is that it depends on the purchasing method of the buyer; they will not be able to secure a mortgage when there is a dispute over the boundary. However, this restriction...

Posted by:Admin on:2019-03-20 09:45:00 Read More

Can I remove my Boundary Hedge

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  • 05-03-2019
Can I remove my Boundary Hedge

Hedges are popular among homeowners for their decorative appeal, as well as their ability to define and decorate property boundaries. However, they must be planted on agreeable property boundaries to serve sufficiently as borders. Despite their aesthetics and practical versatility, they are often the cause of conflicts and disputes between neighbouring parties. Disagreements often arise regarding their maintenance or when their...

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