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
We have sold our home to close on Nov 2. My husbands x wife
we have sold our home to close on Nov 2. My husbands x wife put a clause in the divorce papers that she would have access/partial ownership of a flower garden. She removed her plants 7 years ago but n… read more
JTaylorEsq
JTaylorEsq
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
1,784 satisfied customers
I am in a dilema! I recently divorced and sold the home BUT
I am in a dilema! I recently divorced and sold the home BUT to begin with the home was bought and the X put our daughter's name on it along with his grandfather's name because of Narcissistic Personal… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
13,015 satisfied customers
My brother-in-law was hospitalized for his alcoholism. A friend immediately prepared a fi
My brother-in-law was hospitalized for his alcoholism. A friend immediately prepared a financial power of attorney and told him to sign it . She used her maiden name on this document. She then prepare… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,642 satisfied customers
Hi we are in the middle of a nightmare home purchase that started
Hi we are in the middle of a nightmare home purchase that started 8/1/12. To make a really long story short we are in contract to buy a home in Richmond Ca that I found on Craigslist. My agent contact… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
56,542 satisfied customers
Hi Scott I have a somewhat tough question. I am a farmer (amongst
Hi Scott I have a somewhat tough question. I am a farmer (amongst other things). My parents purchased approx 800 acres of land from the lady who's land we have farmed for 21 years on a 50-50 share bas… read more
BizIPEsq.
BizIPEsq.
Employment Technology & Business Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
375 satisfied customers
After our divorce my ex-wife and myself initiated a buy-out
After our divorce my ex-wife and myself initiated a buy-out agreemnt (her to me). She took over mortgage payments on the house and all the maintenance, etc. The transfer of all the money (around 48k) … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,642 satisfied customers
My wife was given the deed to her parents home before her father
My wife was given the deed to her parents home before her father died (Her mother had already died earlier). But before the house was deeded to my wife it was deeded to her younger brother by the fath… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,362 satisfied customers
HI, my mother is in a rest home and us kids are now on her
HI, my mother is in a rest home and us kids are now on her house as 5 owners. We are trying to sell the house and an old mortgage Lien came up, I personally set up payment arrangements at that time an… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,362 satisfied customers
My wife and I have been trying to file a deed for the past
My wife and I have been trying to file a deed for the past year and a half with the county. The scenario is this: My wife's mother passed away last Nov. Prior to her death we went to an attorney to ha… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
6,208 satisfied customers
Greetings, I was divorced in 2006, refinanced home to buy
Greetings, I was divorced in 2006, refinanced home to buy out x-wifes interest in marriage. Now I'm trying to refinance again to lower my payments. Refi company say's they can see a warranty deed wher… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,642 satisfied customers
We moved to Indiana after selling our house to buy a house
We moved to Indiana after selling our house to buy a house we had a contract on and a pre-approved loan. Once we got here, in the final stages of the process the bank got itchy and pulled out because … read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
20,957 satisfied customers
I have a condo that I couldnt sell before I got married so
I have a condo that I couldn't sell before I got married so am renting it out. Tenant's lease is up in the summer and we need to find a new tenant. If we can't find one and get behind on mortgage paym… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
10,979 satisfied customers
I married a woman who has a quick claim deed to the house her
I married a woman who has a quick claim deed to the house her ex husband bought and got the mortgage on. His name is XXXXX XXXXX the mortgage. he lives in Vevezuala and has signed over all interest in… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,362 satisfied customers
My father in law passed away almost 1 yr ago and now his wife
My father in law passed away almost 1 yr ago and now his wife is no longer living in the house or on the property they had. My husband and I are wanting to move into the house and live on the property… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
Hi. My husband bought a home three years ago. He was deploying
Hi. My husband bought a home three years ago. He was deploying at the time so he asked his girlfriend at the time to sign the paperwork using her POA. She added her name onto the mortgage, and has nev… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
I have a lease aggrement and the couple got a divorce he was
I have a lease aggrement and the couple got a divorce he was the only one that signed the agreement when it was drawn up now she is coming by with her lawyer trying to change things and getting us in … read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,362 satisfied customers
My daughter filed for a dissolution in Medina, Ohio & has a
My daughter filed for a dissolution in Medina, Ohio & has a court date 3/25. She is keeping her home & is refinancing. It should close around April 1st. Her husband is starting to get nasty & she is h… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
My husbands Dad passed away 10+ years ago w/o a will.
My husband's Dad passed away 10+ years ago w/o a will. He had a home he'd lived & owned. The house is in his name (Dad's). My Husband's Dad let his middle son move in with him. The middle son is 60ish… read more
rvlaw
rvlaw
Judge
Juris Doctor
3,203 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

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

15,642 satisfied customers

21 years real estate, Realtor. Landlord 29 years

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

10,979 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

5,005 satisfied customers

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

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

4,384 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of experience including real estate law.

ScottyMacESQ

ScottyMacESQ

Lawyer

2,776 satisfied customers

Licensed General Practice Attorney, Texas

LawyerWriter

LawyerWriter

Lawyer

1,772 satisfied customers

Over 40 years experience in construction and real estate

< 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