Tennessee Adverse Possession Laws
|Code Section||28-2-101, et seq.|
|Time Period Required for Occupation||7 yrs.-|
|Time for Landowner to Challenge/Effect of Landowner's Disability||After disability lifted: 3 yrs.|
|Payment of Taxes||20 yrs.|
|Title from Tax Assessor||-|
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