As you search for a home, you may run across the term “easement” in a property listing. We found an article that helps explain what an easement is.
An easement is a legal arrangement by the owner of the property and a nonowner to use the property in some fashion. You may see this term used in listings where a home is located near a public recreational area. For example, the property may come with a walking easement to the nearby lake.
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