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Have a tract of property behind my house that does not

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have a tract of property behind my house that does not belong to me. it was last deeded to a company in 1947. they are long gone. I cannot close the sale. what can I do? I have been paying taxes on it for 20 years.
JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Aberdeen New Jersey 07747
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: I am trying to sell the property. No.
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: I am at the end of the line with this ....connect..
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Barrister replied 5 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed attorney whowill try my very best to help with your situation or get you to someone who can. There may be a slight delay in my responses as I research statutes or ordinances and type out an answer or reply,but rest assured, I am working on your question.

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Have you ever laid legal claim to it through the courts?

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If it isn't in your name, how did you think you would be able to sell it?

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Have you been using it and paying taxes on it for exactly 20 years or over 20 years?

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thanks

Barrister

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