Property Boundary Disputes Overview

Disputes over property boundaries can be a source of conflict between landowners, especially farmers. Property boundary disputes arise in a variety of circumstances. Each situation is unique, so it is important to seek the advice of an attorney to resolve your dispute.

Most property boundary disputes arise when there is a need to define the boundary (i.e. during the sale or transfer of property, tree harvesting, or putting up fencing). Often a lender will require a survey of a piece of property before providing financing. These surveys commonly lead to disputes if they reveal a different boundary than what...