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    Adverse Possession Process

    Hi i have been looking round this site as a guest now for a couple of days and i have been reading up about the adverse possessory process for a couple of months now.

    i have found a property just down the down from me now and i would like to start the process. i have been reading about it an understand that i will need to find out if registered or not.

    the property has railings all the way around, boarded up windows and railings across the front enterance (i am not sure about the rear)
    i was wondering if i cut off the locks on the railings and enter the property will this count as breaking in. the property has been empty for atleast the 5 years i have been living in the area
    as the window are boarded up i will need to replace these and put a front door up to secure the property so is it worth the cost of this or should i look for another property.

    if i should carry on how can i prove i have been in possession of the property without spending a fortune on it renovating it to rent out and risk loosing alot of money

    any help is much appreciated

    if you require any more info please ask as i am new to this process

    regards

    steven

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