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Thank you. If under the 7 year clause....I don't understand fully how the "color or title" works. If I thought the property was mine because I had the plat in hand when talking to the fence company, but now we're learning it's on hers (assuming her survey is correct), then the title would be defective, correct? How can color of title be used if it's actually defective? If I get a survey which disagrees with hers does that mean the color of title clause works? If surveys differ, does a court of law settle the dispute? If I agreed that the fence was on her property and put that in writing but asked her permission in writing to keep it there, would she own that part of the fence on her property? Is it possible to file suit to a quiet title by myself or would I need an attorney?
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