Oregon. Is there a minimum footage for building a permanent structure from residential property line?

Our neighbors have poured a concrete patio in their backyard 1 foot from the surveyed property line between our 2 home.

Asked on July 4, 2009 under Real Estate Law, Oregon


M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 11 years ago | Contributor

A situation such as this would not be governed by state law; it would be governed by local building and zoning codes.  You need to go to your town hall and get this information from the clerk there.

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