Legal How-To: Getting Squatters Evicted

Legal How-To: Getting Squatters Evicted

By Jenny Tsay, Esq

Coming home from an extended time away to find squatters are living on your property is unsettling to say the least, but how can you get rid of them?

In some cases, you may get in trouble by forcibly removing squatters from your property, so there are some legal considerations you need to keep in mind. Here's a general overview:

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Trying to evict squatters can be frustrating, but you don't have to face the problem alone. If you don't have the time or the patience to deal with the situation, you may want to call an experienced real estate attorney who's knowledgeable about eviction proceedings in your state.