Right to Lateral and Subjacent Support
Explore the landowner’s right to lateral and subjacent support of his real property.
Welcome to our clip on “rights to lateral and subjacent support”!
In this clip, we’ll survey two basic rights that go along with the ownership of real property: The first is the right to lateral support, or support from the sides. The second is the right to subjacent support, or support from directly below. The objective of this clip is to provide you with a basic framework for understanding when Landowner #1 will be liable to Landowner #2 for removing physical support that is necessary in...