Definition from Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary
The building of a structure entirely or partly on a neighbor's property. Encroachment may occur due to faulty surveying or by the builder's deliberate decision. Solutions range from paying the rightful property owner for the use of the property to the court-ordered removal of the structure.
Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.
August 19, 2010, 5:15 pm