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
Purchased home 4 years ago. Immediately had water issues
Purchased home 4 years ago. Immediately had water issues that were undisclosed by Seller. Basement flooding with rain, windows leaking. Spent $ to have french drain installed in basement, purchased 6 … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,330 satisfied customers
The condo above me has leaked water into my unit for the
The condo above me has leaked water into my unit for the third time. Each time I have had the entire kitchen and flooring down to my wall studs replace from mold and drywall damage. Even though my ins… read more
Thelawman2
Thelawman2
Doctoral Degree
3,919 satisfied customers
There is Mold problem in my master bedroom in condo complex.
There is Mold problem in my master bedroom in condo complex. The mold is of type stachybotrys which takes time to grow and water damage is must for that. The bedroom has adjoining unit on the fist flo… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
24,025 satisfied customers
What can you about mold remediation?? Who is responsible?
What can you about mold remediation?? Who is responsible for this? I'm a new condo owner (2 months) in Summertree and would like what to do about this?… read more
Maverick
Maverick
Doctoral Degree
8,059 satisfied customers
My Mother's foundation in her condo is faulty and creating
My Mother's foundation in her condo is faulty and creating water leakage behind the her walls and in turn mold coming through the drywall. We were given in writing several documents from the owner and… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
19,380 satisfied customers
I am a condo owner in New Jersey. There is water damage and
I am a condo owner in New Jersey. There is water damage and mold in my apartment due to water from the exterior of the building entering behind the sheetrock of my wall. The HOA tried sealing what the… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
I purchased a home on March 27,2014 in River Ridge,La. I paid
I purchased a home on March 27,2014 in River Ridge,La. I paid for a total inspection that my Realtor recommended. After doing a final walk through I noticed an odor like mold but couple had plenty can… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
13,935 satisfied customers
Sellers property Discloasure Statement for State of Kansas.
Seller's property Discloasure Statement for State of Kansas. Page 2, Part II, Question 5. Previous owner/seller stated 'Washing machine overflow in 2008'. We purchased the house in March of 2012. The … read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
12,569 satisfied customers
My husband and I sold our house June 18, 2013. Nine weeks
My husband and I sold our house June 18, 2013. Nine weeks later the new buyers are trying to sue for mold found in a detached storage room. Is this possible?… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
13,935 satisfied customers
I bought a condo in 2008 in Hawaii, towards the end of that
I bought a condo in 2008 in Hawaii, towards the end of that year is the rainy season. On Jan. l0, 09 it rain, the next morning my carpet was all wet. All my windows were closed from the night before b… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
40,964 satisfied customers
Over a year ago, my basement wall developed a crack and rainwater
Over a year ago, my basement wall developed a crack and rainwater leaked in. Drywall and carpeting were damaged. (I paid for two interior repairs and clean ups - not covered by home-owners insurance.)… read more
JBaxLaw
JBaxLaw
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,080 satisfied customers
i live in a condo, while i was gone, a main pipe for the building
i live in a condo, while i was gone, a main pipe for the building starting leaking..the home owners association is paying for the plumbing repair-the damage done to walls-replacing sheetrock- but refu… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Hello, my name is Denis and I bought a house 1 month ago in
Hello, my name is XXXXX XXXXX I bought a house 1 month ago in PA and waived the inspection. After getting into the house I found out that there was undisclosed water damage, also there was mold in the… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
We had a new house built in Arizona in 2002. The house was
We had a new house built in Arizona in 2002. The house was finished...we were a week away from closing and the company that installed the dishwasher started a full cycle to test the washer...and left … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
13,935 satisfied customers
We purchased a house about two years ago in Texas. The seller
We purchased a house about two years ago in Texas. The seller didn't disclose any information about leaks in house. Within the first year we started to notice several areas where the house leaked, und… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
Overpice, condos, located at 1419 N. Broadway, Unit E. Moved
Overpice, condos, located at 1419 N. Broadway, Unit E. Moved in, April 2008. After I moved in, myself and 9 other units had no hot water. It took me 1 year of complaints and going door to door to get … read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,463 satisfied customers
I just purchased a condo (closing on 9/15/08). I was aware
I just purchased a condo (closing on 9/15/08). I was aware that there was a leak in the roof that had caused water damage and the damage had been repaired and everything was fine. Now that I'm in the … read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
36,461 satisfied customers
WHAT IF I BOUGHT A HOME AND A SHORT TIME LATER, THE CEILING ...
WHAT IF I BOUGHT A HOME AND A SHORT TIME LATER, THE CEILING STARTED LEAKING,STUCCO WALLS STARTED FALLING APART CAUSE OF RAIN LEAKING INTO WALLS,AND CEILINGS WERE HAVE A DOUBLE LAYER OF SHEETROCK TO CO… 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:

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

13,935 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