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I live in a housing development comprising of around eighty
I live in a housing development comprising of around eighty properties in Forres Scotland, it was completed by the developer about twelve years ago. Throughout the development there are a number of "g… read more
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I live in a flat which I bought 14years ago which has a communal
I live in a flat which I bought 14years ago which has a communal back garden which is shared by three other neighbours. They have moved a rowing boat into the backyard and refuse to remove this or to … read more
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I have a property which has 3 neighbours to the right of me,
I have a property which has 3 neighbours to the right of me, I am an end terrace and their kids and them are constantly using it to access their back garden when they can access it by going through th… read more
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Being in Scotland this is likely to come under Scots Law. I
Being in Scotland this is likely to come under Scots Law. I live in an end terrace of four houses and therefore when my immediate next-door neighbour requires certain services that need access to the … read more
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The land Register/title deed states the following: “There shall
The land Register/title deed states the following: “There shall be granted in favour of each feuar a heritable and irredeemable serivitude right of access over those parts of the feuing area adjoining… read more
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Hi, I have a problem with my boundary fence. In my back garden,
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I hope to put my house up for sale soon. I live in a semi detached.
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We live on the ground floor of a tenement in Edinburgh. A few
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One of our neighbours has built a large garage with a roof
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Lived at present address for 6 years - Neighbour (Retired
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Some years ago our neighbour removed the post and wire fence
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I live in Scotland, so not sure if anything is different in
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Hi Some guidance please re high hedges and Right to Light
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My neighbours house and mine are only 2m apart at the front
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This is a question with regard to Garden Law and Land Boundaries. My
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A neighbour has four trees hanging over my property and his
A neighbour has four trees hanging over my property and his leaves and roots are destroying my grass and fence. He also has a leylandii hedge and a lilac tree. They are also very high on my side, I am… read more
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