CA Real Estate

California Real Estate Law Questions? Get Answers Online Now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related CA Real Estate Questions
We are going to a close a house in san bernardino county
We are going to a close a house in san bernardino county next monday but just found out online that in san bernardino county the seller should pay 50% of the escrow charge, 100% of the title fee, 100%… read more
James Daloisio
James Daloisio
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
3,600 satisfied customers
We bought a house in 2009 with a guest hose on the back of
We bought a house in 2009 with a guest hose on the back of the garage. We asked if it was permitted and legal. Both the real estate agent and the owner said yes and showed me a c of o. In 2014 LADBS c… read more
JustLaw Esq.
JustLaw Esq.
Attorney, Broker
JD
3,129 satisfied customers
I bought a lot and am building a house on it. The lot has 6
I bought a lot and am building a house on it. The lot has 6 feet of fill on it. It was in the disclosure, but only as a small box checked, and I didn't notice it. The other two houses in the subdivisi… read more
JustLaw Esq.
JustLaw Esq.
Attorney, Broker
JD
3,129 satisfied customers
Are appraisers supposed to look up/verify permit status
Are appraisers supposed to look up/verify permit status themselves for a residential real estate transaction, or are they allowed to just "take the seller's word for it"? My appraisal says "all additi… read more
legalgems
legalgems
attorney
Juris Doctorate
281 satisfied customers
I have an old property in El Cerrito, the property built in
I have an old property in El Cerrito, the property built in 1958. We bought this single house 2 years ago. All the stairs were built longtime ago. I started a rental business in this property from May… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
Attorney
JD
80 satisfied customers
I am a licensed contractor in the State of California. In
Hello, My name is***** am a licensed contractor in the State of California. In January of this year we painted the interior of a house, virtually everything but cabinets. Shortly thereafter is was put… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
27,267 satisfied customers
I was gone from my home for almost 6 years caring for my
Hi, I was gone from my home for almost 6 years caring for my mother until she passed during which I paid a neighbor to do the landscaping at my place and gave him the keys to my house and asked him to… read more
VL Lawyer
VL Lawyer
Juris Doctorare
535 satisfied customers
I wanted to see if it is worth my clients hiring an
Hi, I wanted to see if it is worth my clients hiring an attorney. They don't have a lot of money but here is the situation. … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
42,812 satisfied customers
My son is closing escrow on a condo in CA. The builder due
My son is closing escrow on a condo in CA. The builder due to an inspection from the city removed one sheet of drywall from one side of his condominium because the stairwell was not wide enough for th… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
Attorney
41,850 satisfied customers
I own a SFR, built in 2006, by Lennar Homes and located in
I own a SFR , built in 2006, by Lennar Homes and located in Southern California. I am not an original owner and have lived in it since 2014.After the most recent rains , I noticed that the outdoor dra… read more
legalgems
legalgems
attorney
Juris Doctorate
281 satisfied customers
There is alot involved. I bought an owner/builder property.
There is alot involved. I bought an owner/builder property . The place was advertised as built in 2012 and upon looking at the place it looked new and everything seemed to be correct. Three months after bein in the home water came up through the floor. From there it gets much worse. … read more
Irwin Law
Irwin Law
Juris Doctor JD
7,971 satisfied customers
Question to any lawyer experienced in CA SB800 (right to
Question to any lawyer experienced in CA SB800 (right to repair). If a buyer signed SB800 addendum at closing choosing to go SB800 route should problems arise, does the SB800 survive closing? Can he h… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
60,147 satisfied customers
I have built a house and sold it in California. It has been
I have built a house and sold it in California. It has been 2 years and now the house has developed a leak. The homeowner has hired a lawyer and is arguing that I am not subject to SB800 (right to rep… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
Attorney
41,850 satisfied customers
Issue: owner of residential property and commercial
Hello,Issue: owner of residential property and commercial contractor agree to terminate relationship midway through project. All permits for project had been granted by city. Contractor goes to city r… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
57,551 satisfied customers
I purchased a home in CA last fall. After moving in I did
I purchased a home in CA last fall. After moving in I did some renovations. During the permitting process I learned that all of the sprinkler heads in my house were recalled in 1998 and must be replac… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
HOA contruction defect on my condo. I am the original owner
HOA contruction defect on my condo. I am the original owner and purchased new, upon comletion of building the condo in 2007. I paid approximately 420k for the condo and am the sole owner/occupant. I a… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
143,696 satisfied customers
I was at the rental today with a plummer to check a leak in
I was at the rental today with a plummer to check a leak in the fridge water line.....when we arived the tenant informed the plummer that last night he found another leak under the sink coming from th… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
My Homeowners Association has placed a lien on my unit, stating
My Homeowners Association has placed a lien on my unit, stating that I owe them money, which I doubt that I do. I want to find out for sure who is financially responsible for the money owed. The situa… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

LawTalk

LawTalk

Attorney

188 satisfied customers

I have nearly three decades of legal experience, including Real Estate Law, and have held a Real Estate Broker's License.

barristerinky

barristerinky

Other

162 satisfied customers

Attorney practicing real estate law for over 17 years

legalgems

legalgems

attorney

281 satisfied customers

Just Answer consultant at Self employed

Ben S.

Ben S.

Attorney; Doctoral Degree

192 satisfied customers

Real Estate Attorney (California)

N Cal Atty

N Cal Atty

Attorney

80 satisfied customers

attorney at self

Attorney Bruce

Attorney Bruce

Attorney

62 satisfied customers

Attorney At Law at SELF/Licensed Realtor

Richard Price, Esq

Richard Price, Esq

Attorney

59 satisfied customers

Attorney at The Law Office of Richard Samuel Price

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x