SUNDANCE LAND COMPANY, LLC v. REMMARK

No. 22-0848.

SUNDANCE LAND COMPANY, LLC, Appellant, v. PHILLIP REMMARK and BOBBIE REMMARK, Appellees.

Supreme Court of Iowa.

Filed June 14, 2024.


Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Bradley M. Grothe (argued) of Craver & Grothe, LLP, Centerville, for appellant.

Bryan Goldsmith (argued) and Michael O. Carpenter (until withdrawal) of Gaumer, Emanuel, Carpenter & Goldsmith, P.C., Ottumwa, for appellees.

Mansfield, J., delivered the opinion of the court, in which Christensen, C.J., and Waterman and McDermott, JJ., joined. McDonald, J., filed a special concurrence, in which May, J., joined. Oxley, J., filed a dissenting opinion.


I. Introduction.

The saying goes that "good fences make good neighbors." Sometimes they make good boundaries as well. Under Iowa law, when neighbors have treated a fence or other marker as the dividing line between their respective properties for ten consecutive years, even if the legal line of demarcation is located...

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