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We were informed our house sits on the property of his family,and we only own the fence to the drivway it was supposly 99 year lease no contract...and his brother has put up no tresspassing signs..taxes owed ect

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken so far? Have you prepared or filed any paperwork?

Just found this out//thru land registry..were not sure what to do as we dont have the money to fight,we live eleswhere now

Lawyer's Assistant: Where is the house located?

Rural dixonville ab...on a small acreage

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

Just if we have any authorty with the drivway to block him from it thanks

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