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
I live in cloverleaf farms. We've owned a double wide mobile
I live in cloverleaf farms. We've owned a double wide mobile home for approximately 5 yrs. ago. The lots in Cloverleaf are owned by the park in which we pay a lot rent of 600 plus. When we first purch… read more
legalgems
legalgems
Juris Doctorate
24,987 satisfied customers
I live on a 1/5 acre lot at the edge of a subdivision in St.
I live on a 1/5 acre lot at the edge of a subdivision in St. Charles County, MO. My lot is within the subdivision, and the back of my lot shares a property line with an older house that is not part of… read more
Olivia Kent
Olivia Kent
Managing Partner
Doctoral Degree
22,945 satisfied customers
A new neighbor has plans to make an addition over 500 square
A new neighbor has plans to make an addition over 500 square feet, which would take away all our privacy in our bedroom and backyard, the beautiful mountain views and sunsets as well as every single p… read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
4,943 satisfied customers
The President of our HOA decided to cut down a swath of
The President of our HOA decided to cut down a swath of woods behind 4 townhomes and the SHA installed concrete sound barrier. The President was told that the Sound Barrier was installed in the woods,… read more
Attorney 1
Attorney 1
3,682 satisfied customers
My neighbor recently erected a barbed wire fence on our
My neighbor recently erected a barbed wire fence on our adjoining property line. He used staples to attach the fence directly to the trees on my side of the line. My question is did he need my permiss… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
We have a fence around our backyard. When the neighbor in
We have a fence around our backyard. When the neighbor in back moved in they wanted tonreplace the fence and have us pay for 1 side ( they also billd the other neighbors. They changed the fence from 5… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,362 satisfied customers
Easement Question - The county has a prescriptive easement
Easement Question - The county has a prescriptive easement for a dirt road across my property. No legal right of way or easement has been written or filled but is assumed based on historical usage. Do… read more
Seattle Scott
Seattle Scott
Private practice attorney
1,002 satisfied customers
Hi, We live in Pa and have been in our house (owner) since
Hi, We live in Pa and have been in our house (owner) since 1993. In the early 2000's a developer purchased the field behind us and put in a sub-development of houses, 10-12 houses on 1/4 - 1/2 acre lo… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
19,184 satisfied customers
I , and my husband own 10 acres in central Florida on which
I , and my husband own 10 acres in central Florida on which we reside. The South boundary is defined by a canal, the North, West, and East are defined by a barbed wire and wood post fence. This fence … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,652 satisfied customers
I own a rental home in southern california. The rear yard has
I own a rental home in southern california. The rear yard has a slope upward of about 8 feet. At the property line, I have built a fence seperating the rear of my home from the side of the neighbor be… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
20,957 satisfied customers
I bought my home and land 21 years ago in GA. There was a fencerow
I bought my home and land 21 years ago in GA. There was a fencerow on the back with large trees and barbwire fence that was believed to be the property line. The land behind me subsequently sold, to a… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
48,898 satisfied customers
My husband and I bought property 12 years ago, and have lived
My husband and I bought property 12 years ago, and have lived there for this period of time. Our neighbor died and her son is over her astate which includeds property next to ours. We were told that a… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
I own a house and property in Manitou Springs Colorado we bought
I own a house and property in Manitou Springs Colorado we bought in 1997. We put up a cedar wood fence in 1998 that only covered the west side and south side of our common next door neighbors property… read more
Attorney & Mediator
Attorney & Mediator
Attorney & Certified Mediator
Juris Doctorate
19,942 satisfied customers
Hello, My wife and I live in a Town Home community. There
Hello, My wife and I live in a Town Home community. There is a road that runs North/South through the complex. Directly across (East) of the Road is a pasture/field. The Town Home Association has a wo… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
6,208 satisfied customers
I will try to be brief with my question, I am a landowner in
I will try to be brief with my question, I am a landowner in MN--just west of twin cities, bought the property 20 yrs ago, have a natural gas pipeline that runs through part of it--not a problem for 2… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
37,075 satisfied customers
My West LA home of 22 years has a Tuscan style terraced yard
My West LA home of 22 years has a 'Tuscan' style terraced yard with ivy hedges along the property lines. The house next door was sold on death of my neighbor and is being remodeled. This weekend the i… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
8,927 satisfied customers
I currently live in a development that has a Home Owners Association.
I currently live in a development that has a Home Owners Association. The covenants of the development state " absolutely no american wire, chicken wire or barbed wire fences" I requested to install a… read more
Jane Doe Deer
Jane Doe Deer
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
4,292 satisfied customers
My uncle left a parcel of land to me (about 150 acres); ...
My uncle left a parcel of land to me (about 150 acres); after my uncle''s death, an adjoining neighbor is claiming about 10 of these acres and wants to move an old fence (the fence has existed for suc… 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

15,652 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