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Do you know if a by-law was breached?Why are you waiting for seven years to address this?
If there is a by-law breach you can report this to by-law enforcement.
But you cannot know if there was just by the feel. There are very specific by-law requirements that cover how big a house can be in relation to the lot, how close it can be built to the boundaries etc.
In terms of suing it is too late to sue the builder.
There is a two year limitation period for suing in Alberta. That means you have to sue within two years of having discovered the claim or from when you could have discovered it.
You cannot say that you didn't discover the house was where it was until these new owners became unpleasant neighbours so you cannot sue but you can certainly call by-law enforcement.
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