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Easements Aren't Easy (Part One)

Posted by Edward C. Ip | Sep 01, 2013 | 0 Comments

An easement is simply the right to use some or all of a real property which belongs to another person or entity. Most easements limit the scope and purpose of the area. Common situations which require easements can range from a billboard sign which is based on a residential property to a high tension line power transmission tower owned by a utility company which is located in the backyard of a residence. A very common easement in rural areas is a driveway which must pass through a third party's property to reach a public road. Easements are often persistent, that is, when title to a property with an easement is transferred, the easement remains effective. This is important - more in part two.

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Edward C. Ip

Edward Chi Ip holds an extensive amount of experience dealing with civil litigation in the fields of real estate and construction law. As the head of the firm, Mr. Ip leads a team of experienced attorneys in strategizing winning game plans when it comes down to ensuring the satisfaction of every ...


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