WVC 36 - 1 - 21
§36-1-21. Alien may own land.
Any alien may take by devise, inheritance, gift or purchase,
and hold, convey, devise or otherwise dispose of land within this
state as if he were a citizen, and if an alien owner of land
within this state shall die, his land shall descend in the same
manner as if he were a citizen.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session