Bassin v. Fairley, 22 LCR (11 MISC ) (Land Court) Where a healthy tree straddles the property line, the property owners"each hold title to a portion of [the tree], and thus neither can take any action against their portion of [the tree] that would injure [the tree] as a whole." Furthermore, (in accordance with the Restatement of the Law, Torts 2d) a person can.
My Tree Fell on Neighbor's Garage: Who Pays? Who is responsible, when your tree, or a branch from your tree, falls on your neighbor's garage or fence or shed and causes serious damage?
Trees that might have started out small and manageable have a natural tendency to grow and mature so that, in time, branches overhang a property line.
If the Estimated Reading Time: 6 mins. The neighbors tree had been eaten away by ants and it finally just couldn’t stand up any longer, so it fell in my yard.
Hubby called the insurance agent thinking he would say that it is covered on the neighbors policy but it was not. When a neighbors anything falls on your property, the claim is filed under your own homeowners insurance.
Jan 17, My neighbors tree fell on my shed. I filed suit and was awarded judgment full amount for cost of repairs. The judge ruled in my favor because the tree was decayed and the owner failed to take preventive measures to secure the tree. Now the owner is in the process of filing an appeal. how can I find the statute/ law/rule used by the judge. Feb 15, Trees can be tricky, but for the most part homeowners are responsible for what falls into their own yard.
So if a storm causes your neighbor’s tree to fall in your yard, your homeowners insurance could help cover the cost of removing the tree and remedying the damage it caused on your property, after your deductible. The same is true in reverse: If a tree on your Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins.
Feb 13, My neighbor has a dead tree on his property near my fence. Barks been stripped (intentionally) and it didn't leaf the last couple years.
The recent snow storm brought one of the smaller vertical branches down on my tool shed and.