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KharmaTrain Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-22-11 11:26 AM
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5. Of Course Is Does...
and it also should lower their property taxes (if that applies). My bets are he flips the place in the near future for a nice profit.
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  -High dollar homeowners take exception to man obtaining possession to home liberal N proud  Jul-22-11 11:19 AM   #0 
  - I'm not sure why they care.  kick-ass-bob   Jul-22-11 11:22 AM   #1 
  - Of Course Is Does...  KharmaTrain   Jul-22-11 11:26 AM   #5 
  - How so?  kick-ass-bob   Jul-22-11 11:37 AM   #6 
     - The Foreclosure Is What Did It...  KharmaTrain   Jul-22-11 12:38 PM   #26 
  - I was pissed off when the rich moved into my neighborhood  liberal N proud   Jul-22-11 11:43 AM   #10 
  - no you weren't EOM  pitohui   Jul-22-11 11:46 AM   #13 
     - I wasn't until I had to put a sidewalk in  liberal N proud   Jul-22-11 01:00 PM   #28 
  - My guess would be because he is black.  Hassin Bin Sober   Jul-22-11 12:30 PM   #24 
  - And the fact that Mr. Robinson is black gets their knickers in a wad too.  hobbit709   Jul-22-11 11:23 AM   #2 
  - That's not generally how Adverse Possession works.  Romulox   Jul-22-11 11:24 AM   #3 
  - Under TX law he can.  hobbit709   Jul-22-11 11:37 AM   #7 
  - Still, B&E, criminal trespass still apply here.  Romulox   Jul-22-11 11:39 AM   #8 
     - On your own property?  hobbit709   Jul-22-11 11:41 AM   #9 
     - The "adverse" part of "adverse possession" specifically means it is *not* his property  Romulox   Jul-22-11 11:45 AM   #12 
        - I don't think you know TX law.  kick-ass-bob   Jul-22-11 11:49 AM   #15 
           - If you forcibly enter a home you don't own, that's called "breaking and entering"  Romulox   Jul-22-11 11:54 AM   #18 
           - Has he been arrested for this? No.  kick-ass-bob   Jul-22-11 12:04 PM   #22 
           - Property owner has to complain to the police about the trespass,  kestrel91316   Jul-22-11 12:26 PM   #23 
              - No. Criminal offenses are offenses against the state (community.)  Romulox   Jul-22-11 12:30 PM   #25 
           - if you really believed this you would go get a home for $16 too, everybody would  pitohui   Jul-22-11 11:55 AM   #19 
              - He's black and Flower Mound is rabid Republican.  hobbit709   Jul-22-11 12:03 PM   #21 
     - it would be interesting to see who on the police force the squatter is related to  pitohui   Jul-22-11 11:44 AM   #11 
        - You can't be charged with breaking and entering into your own home.  w4rma   Jul-22-11 12:58 PM   #27 
  - $330K isn't high dollar  Renew Deal   Jul-22-11 01:15 PM   #31 
     - It can buy a lot of house in Texas. nt  Lisa0825   Jul-22-11 01:48 PM   #32 
  - Star-Bellied Sneeches  NashVegas   Jul-22-11 11:26 AM   #4 
  - Tough cookies nt  MrScorpio   Jul-22-11 11:49 AM   #14 
  - Here's Texas's adverse possession. It is only three years possession, not 10 or 20.  no_hypocrisy   Jul-22-11 11:50 AM   #16 
  - There are some strange laws on the books in TX.  hobbit709   Jul-22-11 11:52 AM   #17 
  - 3 years only for those who have "title or color of title". Not squatters.  Romulox   Jul-22-11 12:01 PM   #20 
     - Thanks for the clarification. I thought three years was an awfully short period of time.  no_hypocrisy   Jul-22-11 02:27 PM   #33 
  - Snobby, racist pigs.  damntexdem   Jul-22-11 01:01 PM   #29 
  - I wouldn't think the bank would be the one to file papers if  LiberalFighter   Jul-22-11 01:13 PM   #30 
  - There is a lot more to adverse possession that this and most stories discuss  ProgressiveProfessor   Jul-22-11 04:40 PM   #34 

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