Real Estate Law Articles

Boundary by Estoppel: How Representing Wrong Property Lines in Utah Is Binding
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Let’s suppose you buy undeveloped property and ask your east neighbor where the property line ...
Read More →
Three Types of Real Estate Deeds in Utah
If You need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. In Utah, owners of real estate generally transfer their land using one of three types ...
Read More →
Boundary by Agreement: How Agreeing to Wrong Property Lines in Utah Is Binding
If You need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Let’s suppose your neighbor wants to build a fence between your two properties. You ...
Read More →
My Neighbor’s Water is Flooding Into My Land. What Are My Rights in Utah?
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. If water from your neighbor’s property is flooding into and damaging your property, ...
Read More →
Construction Liens and Attorney’s Fee Provisions, Two Ways for Contractors to Protect their Paydays
By Benton M. Eskelsen801-365-1021benton@snjlegal.com   One of the worst parts of working in the construction industry is how often clients, general contractors, etc. refuse to pay contractors for a job without any justification. Similarly, one ...
Read More →
What Happens When a Utah Contractor Works Without a License?
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Doing construction work in Utah without a proper license is a risky ...
Read More →
Unconscionable and Unenforceable Contracts in Utah
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Almost every contract in Utah is enforceable, but a contract or agreement ...
Read More →
Rights Under Express Easements in Utah
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. An easement is the right to use another person’s land. In Utah, easements can ...
Read More →
What Can a Utah Property Owner Do When a Co-Owner Fails to Pay Property Expenses?
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. In Utah, a person can hold title to real estate with other ...
Read More →