Real Estate Law

Have real estate law questions? Ask a real estate lawyer.

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

Related Real Estate Law Questions
In Blue Springs, Missouri, limbs from neighbor's trees keep
In Blue Springs, Missouri, limbs from neighbor's trees keep falling in my yard. One fell on hood of F150, needed body work. One fell on air conditioner, needed repair. One fell on storage shed and sma… read more
Eric. Y., Esq.
Eric. Y., Esq.
Law/J.D.
2,431 satisfied customers
I have a neighbor with a 70 ft wall of pine trees planted
I have a neighbor with a 70 ft long wall of pine trees planted directly on our property line with 10-14ft of branches overhanging my property dropping cones, pine needles and sap into my back yard where my family pets are fenced, enter and exit the home thru a doggie door. We have sent a certified letter asking them to cut everything overhanging our property and they have only cut 3-4 ft off the ground and refuse to cut everything overhanging the property line. Do I have the right to cut these limbs? … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,330 satisfied customers
I have a tree that has the trunk on my property but the
I have a tree that has the trunk on my property but the branches hanging down over my neighbors yard. I needed to trim the tree and sent an e-mail to the neighbor (not on talking terms unfortunately)a… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,330 satisfied customers
We live in Lakewood, California and want to trim our tree in
We live in Lakewood, California and want to trim our tree in our front yard because it is overgrown and may soon go over my neighbors driveway where the park their car. The neighbor refuses to move he… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Doctoral Degree
21,206 satisfied customers
What can be done about neighbors trees hanging way over our
What can be done about neighbor's trees hanging way over our back yard? Some of the limbs are even touching our roof. My husband is 70 and can't climb up on the roof to trim the branches. We also can'… read more
Attorney 1
Attorney 1
3,489 satisfied customers
How do I get my neighbor to trim his tree off my roof and
How do I get my neighbor to trim his tree off my roof and back over the property line? Please don't say ask, because that's not a option.… read more
BartEsq
BartEsq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
674 satisfied customers
Dead or not dead trees on border of two properties. Tree
Dead or not dead trees on border of two properties. Tree falls on house. Who is responsible… read more
BartEsq
BartEsq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
674 satisfied customers
My neighbors trees roote have grown under my driveway & damaged
My neighbor's trees roote have grown under my driveway & damaged it. The roots have caused cracks & in places have raised the cement as much as 5 inches. The roots are large and you can clearly see wh… read more
BartEsq
BartEsq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
674 satisfied customers
The property behind mine has huge palm trees that are causing
The property behind mine has huge palm trees that are causing me several problems. The palm frawns are hanging over and falling into my yard. The palms also have huge limbs filled with seeds that are … read more
BartEsq
BartEsq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
674 satisfied customers
If a neighbors tree is hanging over our property and house
If a neighbors tree is hanging over our property and house comes down on house is it there responsibility to pay for damages. Also this same tree is covered with aphids every yr..the aphids drop aphid… read more
BartEsq
BartEsq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
674 satisfied customers
Property owner with tree limbs overhanging neighbors house
Property owner with tree limbs overhanging neighbors house and yard needs an answer. Do I, as owner of pine tree in question, have legal right to go into neighbors yard to maintain tree limbs?… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
I live in a subdivision in Apex [wake county] and we have a
I live in a subdivision in Apex [wake county] and we have a hoa that is totaly no help in the matter of my neighbors huge tress that are just about to hang on top of my house. The roots to some of the… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
53,225 satisfied customers
MY NEIGHBORS TREE ROOTS ARE STICKING UP above my grass IN MY
MY NEIGHBORS TREE ROOTS ARE STICKING UP above my grass IN MY LAWN in aboout 14 places, and some over 7 inches out ruining the grass. what can i do… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
53,225 satisfied customers
if our neighbours trees are taking or hanging over 1/3rd of
if our neighbours trees are taking or hanging over 1/3rd of our yard can we leagly cut them back, tree routs are every place can we dig them out? i am 73 and my husband is 87 we want to reclaim our ya… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
53,225 satisfied customers
I am a volunteer English tutor for a Taiwanese lady who has
I am a volunteer English tutor for a Taiwanese lady who has limited English skills. Her name is XXXXX XXXXX I am submitting this question on her behalf. Emily has a large tree in her back yard. The cr… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
40,983 satisfied customers
I live in Lexington SC, and my neighbor has trimmed up a tree/bush
I live in Lexington SC, and my neighbor has trimmed up a tree/bush that is on my property. He then placed the debris in my yard. I don't mind him trimming the tree, but am i responsible for removing t… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 satisfied customers
I just sent in the question about the neighbor and the tree
I just sent in the question about the neighbor and the tree limbs. My email adress [email protected]… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
20,879 satisfied customers
Good afternoon! My neighbors pine tree is growing so that
Good afternoon! My neighbor's pine tree is growing so that it hangs over my backyard right over my pool. We have contacted them, the homeowner's association and so on... I know that I have a right to … read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,206 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:

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

13,520 satisfied customers

19 years real estate, Realtor. Landlord 27 years

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

9,330 satisfied customers

Texas Attorney for 30 years dealing in real estate

LawTalk

LawTalk

Attorney

6,208 satisfied customers

I have 30 years legal experience. Additionally, in CA I held a Real Estate Broker's license.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

5,000 satisfied customers

Qualified attorney in private practice including business, family, criminal, and real estate issues.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

3,844 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of experience including real estate law.

ScottyMacESQ

ScottyMacESQ

Lawyer

2,578 satisfied customers

Licensed General Practice Attorney, Texas

J. Warren

J. Warren

Lawyer

1,290 satisfied customers

Experience in residential real estate and commercial leases.

< 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