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My neighbour has started to excavate his foundations for his
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My next door neighbor has knocked my boundary wall down with
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I live in an end of terrace house, I want to build a conservatory
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This is regarding the : Party Wall Act etc 1996: Section 6 Our
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My Freehold detached house is situated on the shoreline in
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My neighbour owns a barn which lies on the edge of my land.
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I served a Notice upon my neighbour for Excavation within 3
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Today builders began work on an extension to my house. This
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we are waiting for planning permission to build an extension
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hi, my neighbours are claiming that we have to give them
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dear sir Please can you answer the following we are building
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