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Wilderness Realty, Inc.

Maine Land Sales Specialists

Landowner Liability

May 9, 2012 by  
Filed under Land 101, Real Estate Blog, Recreation Land

As a broker who specializes in selling Maine recreation land, I will sometimes have a customer with a question such as this: “Am I liable for someone who happens to be walking on my property, falls down and breaks a leg?”  The short answer is NO!

 Maine has very clear statutes that protect landowners from liability claims.  While browsing one of our advertiser’s websites, The Maine Sportsman, I found an article by a now retired Maine assistant attorney general; which is the best, so far, that I have read regarding this issue.

 To read more, click on the following link:  http://www.mainesportsman.com/site/landowner-liability