Category: Real Property Law

Adverse Possession

Adverse possession regards rights in the land of another. Acquiring property by adverse possession is analogous to acquiring an easement by prescription. To acquire a...

Bankruptcy and Land Contract Forfeiture

Inquiry: What does a land contract vendor (seller) do when he has served an eviction notice upon the buyer for non-payment of rent, and the...

Michigan Tenants by the Entireties

Inquiry: Can creditors of either spouse attach attach property owned by the entireties”. I have read that real property owned by married couples in Michigan...

Action to Quiet Title

Question: I bought 60 acres of commercial property ten years ago for $30,000.00. I did not file the deed with the Register of Deeds. The...