What to do about a tree that might damage my property?

I live in a mobile home park ad own my home but pay lot rent. There is a dead tree behind my house. I informed the park by letter but got no response. If their trees falls and damages my home, my insurance will pay but I have a co-pay. Does the mobile home park have any liabillity here? I requested they remove the tree but was ignored.

Asked on August 2, 2012 under Real Estate Law, Kentucky

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Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

Under the laws of all states in this country, IF the owner of the land where the tree is located is placed on notice about its dangerous condition and does nothing about it in a reasonable time period and the tree then damages your proeprty, then the owner of the adjoining property is responsible for all damages caused.


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