Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Legal Questions
In 2017 I needed to sell my residence in the country because
In 2017 I needed to sell my residence in the country because my husband had died. Just before he died, we had purchased a home in the city where I now live. Because my country home had not sold before… read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,210 satisfied customers
From what I understand with your response is that we need to
From what I understand with your response is that we need to purchase another rental property within 180 days after the rental property in Virginia is sold, is that correct? … read more
DanLegal
DanLegal
Law Partner
Juris Doctor
1,183 satisfied customers
We reside in Indiana - We financed the purchase of a home
We reside in Indiana - We financed the purchase of a home for our daughter in 2009 (the home was never in her name although she paid the mortgage) - She got divorced in 2015 and our son moved into the… read more
Michael Bradley
Michael Bradley
Doctoral Degree
2,251 satisfied customers
I have recently bought in to the purchase of a piece of land
I have recently bought in to the purchase of a piece of land in Northern California that my partners and I want to turn into an intentional community. We bought the land with cash. There is an 85% par… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
We are 56 years old. We sold our primary residence on 6/1/2013 and purchased a rental home
We are 56 years old. We sold our primary residence on 6/1/2013 and purchased a rental home to renovate (and we lived here while we were renovating). When we sold we did not take the Prop 60 tax base t… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
27,567 satisfied customers
We are refinancing our home in San Diego, California. We have
We are refinancing our home in San Diego, California. We have owned it about 12 years. For the first several years we lived in it, but it has been a rental for the last four and a half years. We plan … read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
Mr. Handel My question is about defaulting on a loan.
Mr. Handel My question is about defaulting on a loan. We have a Motor Home we purchased new in 2005. Our income has changed since then as my wife and I retired in mid 2007. The motor home has dropped … read more
cfortunato
cfortunato
J.D.
7,967 satisfied customers
Im looking for options regarding debt and the effects each
I'm looking for options regarding debt and the effects each option would have. We have credit card debt of $75,000, a primary home mortgage of $315,000, HELOC $25,000 and a rental property at $1.18 mi… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
We are a non-profit home owners condo association of 6 owners
We are a non-profit home owners condo association of 6 owners who occupy our building only approx 10 weeks during the summer. The rest of the year the bldg. is vacant but monitored by a manager who ch… read more
Lady Themis
Lady Themis
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,646 satisfied customers
Hi! I will like to short sale my only home which was rented,
Hi! I will like to short sale my only home which was rented, i know there is help for those who are short sell their primary residency but not an investment property. I teach and I could move back to … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
32,118 satisfied customers
Can I register my RV in one state and own a home in another
Can I register my RV in one state and own a home in another which is currently my primary residence and not get in trouble with local and state officials? I live in Virginia, own an RV, and pay high p… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
We have two properties in Maui, Hawaii. Both mortgages were
We have two properties in Maui, Hawaii. Both mortgages were modified last year to a "step fixed" loan with AMerican Home Mortgage (basically increasing every year for 5 years) and now they're increasi… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
Anyway to avoid Captial Gains Tax on the sale of a second home,
Anyway to avoid Captial Gains Tax on the sale of a second home, used as a rental property, never lived in myself?… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Oklahomna natural Gas (ONG) has placed a main natural gas line
Oklahomna natural Gas (ONG) has placed a main natural gas line on my property (660 feet) but they do NOT have any easement to do so. When the line was put in - whoever did the work did not follow the … read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Bought a home in Bethel Island, CA, in 2005 and were in hopes
Bought a home in Bethel Island, CA, in 2005 and were in hopes of making a profit. We were naive and were just happy to "qualify" fo a first of $450,000 and a second of about 55k. We finally quit payin… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Doctoral Degree
18,458 satisfied customers
I am a soldier in the US Army. My loan application for a primary
I am a soldier in the US Army. My loan application for a primary residence has been turned down because the home is in Ky but the Army currently has me stationed in Texas. My legal state of residence … read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
35,669 satisfied customers
We own 2 homes on Amelia Island, Florida. One is a condo on ...
We own 2 homes on Amelia Island, Florida. One is a condo on the beach. it was bought 12 years ago when we lived in Ohio and used it as a vacation home for family and sometimes rented. In past 3 years … read more
LEV
LEV
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
30,704 satisfied customers
Im a joint owner of a home and my partner and I are
I'm a joint owner of a home and my partner and I are splitting up. What's the best course of action?… 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:

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

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

24,658 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