Legal Issues Information

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Assessor

John Tuteur Assessor

Legal Issues Information

Title
Fee Simple Title 
Explains the meaning of fee simple ownership of property.
Holding Title 
Explains different ways of holding title to property.
Homestead 
Explains what homesteading property means.
Landlocked Parcels 
Explains what lack of access does to property.
Legal Entity Ownership of Real Property 
Discusses impacts of legal entity ownership of real property.
Legal Non-conforming Use 
Explains legal non-conforming use of properties or structures
Power of Attorney 
Explains power of attorney.
Private Restrictions on Real Property 
Explains condominium and town house restrictions.
Problems With Title to Real Property 
Explains the concept of quieting title to property where title is not clear.
Property Boundary Disputes 
Explains that boundary disputes are a private matter settled in court.
Trusts and Ownership of Property 
Explains the role of trusts in owning real property.
Understanding Easements 
Explains that easements are a private matter settled in court.