Adverse Possession in Three Sentences

Adverse possession allows a person to claim title to real estate owned by another. Texas law defines it as an actual and visible appropriation of realty begun and continued under a claim of right that is inconsistent with, and hostile to, the claim of another person. The purpose of the law is to promote the beneficial and productive use of land.texas adverse possession real estate law

In our Law 101 posts, we define terms, phrases, or concepts with the goal of conveying core information in order to set the stage for more complex discussions.

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