Jun 28, If the tree or plant resides entirely on your property, your neighbor cannot force you to prune or alter the tree or plant unless there is a safety issue. They also cannot walk onto your property and cut your tree or plants.
There would be legal ramifications to that. Jan 08, But the fact is you only have the right to insist they cut the trees if the tree causes damage OR is an unhealthy/unsafe tree. If the tree is merely growing over onto your property, you cannot force them to cut it.
However, you are allowed to trim leaves, branches, and roots if you: Trim only to the property line; Do not cause harm to the tree. This means you may not go into your neighbor’s yard for a better angle when cutting or destroy the tree. If you harm the tree, you could be found liable for up to three times the value of the tree.
Most trees have a replacement value betweenand, so it’s important to use extreme caution when trimming trees. Mar 25, In the case of Rony v Costa, a property owner hired an unlicensed day laborer to trim limbs that crossed his property line from a neighboring tree.
Instead of researching the issue, the day laborer was turned loose on the trees like Jason in Friday the 13th. Except the trees were the unlucky cabin campers.5/5. Dec 15, The neighbor does have the right to trim the overhanging tree with the following limitations: (1) the tree can only be trimmed to the property line; (2) the tree must not be trimmed to such an extent as to damage or harm the health of the tree; (3) there is no right to trespass upon the neighbor’s property in order to trim the tree; (4) the cost of trimming the tree in borne by the neighbor Friday: AM PM.
Aug 01, Does a neighbor ever have the right to trim bushes on my property if they are not leaning over the fence? Lawyer's Assistant: Where is the property located?
PRINCETON WI, I am the last one in the city limits and they are in the township. Lawyer's Assistant: Has any paperwork been filed? Not yet.