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I have started a concrete fence on the boundary between myself and my neighbour the agreement was verbaly made 2 years ago. As my neighbour has been helping her children through college she said she could not afford to contribute I said I would pay for it as we are not going to build the permenant structure the full way of the boundary only from the back of the sites to the front corner of her garage on her property on the boundary. I also suggested that she could put in the concrete posts when we were putting the ones on our side and put whatever she wanted in when she could afford it and we would take care of the rest( labour foundations etc). ones again I was told she could not afford it. We started the fence while she was away in America and when she returned she said that she agreed to the concrete structure only if it was on our said of the temperary fence and contends that she had said this all along whenever we discussed it she also has said that she feels violated and her security has been breached and that she also feels like she has been burgaled and that the type of structure we are putting in place is hidious and you wouldn't put it in a graveyard. She demanded the parcial new concrete fence be taken down and her temperary fence put back in place in 2 week as it went up in 2 weeks it can be taken down in 2 week. work is now at a standstill and I am looking for advice. I have an engineer coming to verify the boundary and make sure all is correct with the boundary. If this is all correct what can I do to get the project moving again? Can she say to us we are not allowed to remove the temperory fence? Can she demand we remove the new structure and replace the fence in its original position? Can she stop further construction?
CAN SHE INSIST ON THE TEMPERARY BOUNDARY BEING LEFT IN PLACE? CAN SHE DEMAND THE NEW FENCE IS MOVED?
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