On behalf of Kaplin Stewart Meloff Reiter & Stein, P.C. posted in Real Estate Law on Jul 1, 2016.
First-time homeowners and those breaking into the world of real estate are often surprised to learn that they do not necessarily own every bit of the land they are purchasing. Easements allow individuals and even companies to reasonably use part of another person’s land. Initially, this might seem counterintuitive or even inconvenient, but in most cases the request for an easement is actually quite reasonable.