Squatter's Rights in NYC?

Answer Squatter's rights have long been a bone of contention to property owners and other neighborhood residents. Essentially, squatters occupy property and act as owners; after they do this for an extend... Read More »

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Squatters Rights in Massachusetts?

Did you know that in many states you have legal rights to own property by virtue of using it without having to purchase it? In Massachusetts, the adverse possession laws, commonly known as "squatte... Read More »

Squatters' Rights in Spain?

Spain has a strong tradition of squatting. Squatters are known as "okupas" and are particularly common in Barcelona. Squatters rights used to be strong, however, the 1990s saw the Spanish governmen... Read More »

Do squatters obtain property rights if they squat for at least 20 years?

According to adverse possession laws, squatter's can claim possession of a property after being there for a period of 5 to 15 years, depending on which state the property is located in.References:L... Read More »

How do I get rid of a mouse who seems to have claims squatters rights under our tv unit. I dont really want?

Sounds hars but if you kill it then it won't come back. If you did manage to trap it humanely and let it go then it has every chance of coming back as well as breeding and then where would you be.