Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

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

Related Legal Questions
We just built a house and closed on it the end of June. The
We just built a house and closed on it the end of June. The builder showed up at my home today requesting 6500 dollars because they forgot to add in a charge for extra block that they used, to the fin… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
48,393 satisfied customers
I just received a surprise- a $4,500 supplemental tax bill
Hi, I just received a surprise- a $4,500 supplemental tax bill from a home purchase in 2015. I called and checked and they said I would also be receiving 2 Escape tax bills for 2016 and 2017, for a to… read more
DanLegal
DanLegal
Law Partner
Juris Doctor
1,364 satisfied customers
Is it possible to wave the right to recision on a line of
Is it possible to wave the right to recision on a line of credit loan ? … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
39,785 satisfied customers
After living in my condo for 5 years, I found out that my condensor
After living in my condo for 5 years, I found out that my condensor in my AC unit was electrically wired to my neighbor's and his to mine. I found out because he recently moved out. What do I need to … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
Im having issues with my home insurance company. Im still
I'm having issues with my home insurance company. I'm still in the process of getting my loan through Military Family Home Loans. I have been approved but now that the closing date is coming near, the… read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
My husband and I are selling our home by ourselves. Weve
My husband and I are selling our home by ourselves. We've signed an earnest money agreement that states "home inspection to be acceptable to buyer. Any health & safety items to be repaired by seller o… read more
Loren
Loren
36,719 satisfied customers
I have a home that was built in 1999 which I bought as the
I have a home that was built in 1999 which I bought as the first owner in October 2000. During recent rain storms the back wall of my basement caved in. The propert is 100' wide by 200' deep and slope… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
My wife and I are Texas residents and are ahaving a log home
My wife and I are Texas residents and are ahaving a log home built in Red River, N.M.. We signed a cost plus contract with a cost estimate attached. The builder has gone over budget approx. 100% witho… read more
Jack R.
Jack R.
Partner
Juris Doctor
6,136 satisfied customers
We are constructing a home. We paid our Electrical contractor
We are constructing a home. We paid our Electrical contractor half up front and understand that it is customary to pay the balance when the job is finished. We told the contractor we would call them w… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
3,786 satisfied customers
I have entered a binding contract with KB/BOA for the purchase
I have entered a binding contract with KB/BOA for the purchase of a home as of Feb. 21st of this year. We have been promised over and over that our home would be finished by the June 30th tax credit d… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
22,843 satisfied customers
I just received a letter and unpaid invoices from an appliance
I just received a letter and unpaid invoices from an appliance supplier requesting payment for the appliances installed in a new home we bought from a builder. We selected the appliance from the suppl… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
22,843 satisfied customers
I am building a house who hired a licensed builder to run the
I am building a house who hired a licensed builder to run the project. I own the construction loan, and the builder takes draws against it. The builder is in financial trouble, and he has apparently b… read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
We purchased a house 5 yrs ago in GA the house is actually
We purchased a house 5 yrs ago in GA the house is actually only 7 yrs old this spring. We are experiencing structural problems with the house due to poor craftsmanship. We bought the house for sale by… read more
Anne
Anne
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,149 satisfied customers
7 months ago we had construction work done on our house. We
7 months ago we had construction work done on our house. We were given an invoice once the work was completed, and we paid it in full that same day. We have copies of the original invoice, carbon copy… read more
Anne
Anne
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,149 satisfied customers
My husband and I entered into home contract. The builder wanted
My husband and I entered into home contract. The builder wanted a 500.00 deposit to construct the home.He carried the cost of the home. We secured a bank loan dated April 10, 2009 with our local bank.… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
39,785 satisfied customers
We built a home and the builder is now suing for overages .
We built a home and the builder is now suing for "overages". The contract states that all modifications must be in writing and he also signed an affidavit to the lender at closing saying there were no… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
22,843 satisfied customers
We just built a home. The contract provided allocations for
We just built a home. The contract provided allocations for the home build. The contractor would send us to vendors to pick out items for the home and they would notify him of the costs. A couple vend… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
we are building a new home. the lot we have chosen is ...
we are building a new home. the lot we have chosen is reserved for our builder. they told us when they close on the lot we will have to pay interest on the lot loan until a contract is signed for them… read more
Ed Johnson
Ed Johnson
Senior HR Consultant and Business Devlpm
Bachelor's Degree
6,994 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:

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

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

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

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

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,659 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

22,843 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

Law Educator, Esq.

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney

44,266 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer, Consultant

8,238 satisfied customers

25 years of experience helping people like you.

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

301 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

17,183 satisfied customers

Multiple jurisdictions, specialize in business/contract disputes, estate creation and administration.

< 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