|Code Section||Civ. Prac. & Rem. §16.024, et seq.|
|Time Period Required for Adverse Possession Occupation||10 yrs.and Color of Title: 3 yrs. and Color of Title/Payment of taxes: 5 yrs|
|Time for Landowner to Challenge/Effect of Landowner’s Disability||With disability: 25 yrs.|
|Improvements||Taxes plus cultivation: 5 yrs.; Cultivation only: 10 yrs.|
|Payment of Taxes||Required|
|Title from Tax Assessor||–|
Above are the minimum requirements for the law of adverse possession to be in effect in a Corpus Christi real estate challenge. Some cases require fewer elements and may be won in a court battle.
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