How Noise Level Violations Are Determined

Question: We live in Paradise Valley which has a strict noise ordinance, e.g., noise level is limited to no more than 45 decibels after 10:00 p.m. A home near us is in Phoenix, which apparently has no specific noise level. This Phoenix homeowner has turned his home into a short-term rental “party house.” There are…

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Problem with Neighbors Should be Disclosed

  Question: We have lived in a quiet neighborhood in Buckeye for over 20 years. We have never had a problem with any of our neighbors. Last year, however, our Pit Bull escaped through a break in the common wooden fence into our neighbor’s backyard. Although our Pit Bull did not bite our neighbor’s six-year-old…

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