They say good fences make for good neighbors. But it's also true that many disputes arise between neighbors over the construction and maintenance of those
California Civil Code 841, also known as the Good Neighbor Fence Act of 2013, requires that "adjoining landowners shall share equally in the
No, not with an agreement to do so; and if you place your fence in a location "that borders two property lines" you would do well to have a
California's new "good neighbor" fence law puts new requirements on people seeking to share the cost of a fence with their neighbor.
While the legislature enacted some procedural changes to the law under the Good Neighbor Fence Act of 2013, the spirit of the original law
Existing California law Civil Code Section 841 provided that property If the fence did not complete an enclosure of the neighbor's property,
If you're like the rest of us, you want to have good neighbors and you You may be justifiably upset that your neighbor's fence encroaches a
Avoid fence disputes by practicing fence etiquettea good neighbor policy. If you follow zoning regulations and share basics with neighbors before construction,
Learn more about fencing, neighbors, zoning, land use, ordinances, property Most fencing laws limit the height of artificial fences in residential areas to four feet in front Robert Frost famously said that good fences make good neighbors.