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Nevada Real Estate Laws

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Adverse possession is a pretty interesting concept under Nevada real estate laws.

It falls under the category of the real estate property laws and is placed under the code section 11.070, 110, 150, 180.

These laws are based on the doctrine of adverse possession which states that an individual can claim a property

if s/he makes a productive use of it.

  • The time period required for the occupation is 5 years and to obtain the title is 5 years.
  • Also the law quotes a time period of 2 years for the landowner to challenge the occupation.
  • Once the individual has claimed the title of the property, s/he will be subjected to make the respective tax payments.

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