Asked by Anonymous on 19-05-2021 09:56:47
Question posted in the Property Law category relating to Eastern Cape
To whom it may concern.
Hi im Henry van der Merwe im requesting information on behalf of my mom Marinda van der Merwe.
My mom has been living on her property for almost 60 years. We just had a new neighbor move into a house behind us and now he wants to build a higher wall between our yards. Currently we have a 6 foot concrete slab wall dividing us. But now he wants to remove it first before he can build.
Our only concern is our safety from trespassers if there is a opening between us. and then we have dogs that we can't lock up all day for the builders to safely break down the concrete wall and build the new wall.
So my mom wanted to know is my neighbor aloud to break down the old concrete wall first or must he first build his brick wall and then we can remove the old concrete slabs walls after the new wall is up?
Henry Van Der Merwe
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