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
My town house part of an HOA. Per the rules the south facing
My town house part of an HOA. Per the rules the south facing roofs are to be split evenly. There are a total of 23 possible location for the panels. My neighbor has 15 of the locations. I brought it t… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,572 satisfied customers
We live in Pearland Texas and have been exposed to toxic
second opinion] We live in Pearland Texas and have been exposed to toxic mold resulting in some severe ailments, The issue was supposedly remediated but was not successful or complete. We have now bee… read more
Maverick
Maverick
Doctoral Degree
7,005 satisfied customers
Property manager published inaccurate accusations to the
Property manager published inaccurate accusations to the community on behalf of 3 of the board members to discredit the president, mentioning the president by name … read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,572 satisfied customers
This is in Memphis TN. A condominium association is about to
This is in Memphis TN. A condominium association is about to close the pool in the facility. 1. Pool has been closed for several years, not sure how long 5 plus or minus years. This has been done by t… read more
Attorney 1
Attorney 1
2,839 satisfied customers
I am a board member in an association community. How do I
Thank you. I am a board member in an association community. How do I address an hoa attorney"s not answering a board members inquiry as to why a homeowner gets a letter to cure landscape violations, b… read more
Michael Gonzalez
Michael Gonzalez
JD
585 satisfied customers
The bylaws town home association were written in the early
The bylaws for our town home association were written in the early 1980's and state the following regarding payment of monthly assessments: any assessments which are not paid when due shall be delinqu… read more
Albert Marmero
Albert Marmero
Juris Doctorate
269 satisfied customers
I have condominium and Homeowner's association charge me $4000
I have condominium and Homeowner's association charge me $4000 for downstairs neighbor's bathroom repair. Part of this damage was happened before I bought my condo and part of damage was because my to… read more
Attorney 1
Attorney 1
2,839 satisfied customers
This question is for Law Pro. This is another Homeowner Association.
This question is for Law Pro. This is another Homeowner Association. I have a backlog of them so I hope you don't mind. Two years, our association attorney offered to draft a "Code of Ethics" for Boar… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Weve trying to negotiate with Bank of america for 3 years
We've trying to negotiate with Bank of america for 3 years now, about a mortgage adjustment, so we can keep the house. We have been submitting the paperwork they required and meanwhile they kept chang… read more
J. Warren
J. Warren
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,276 satisfied customers
Dear Sirs, We are renting our property in Miami, FL. The
Dear Sirs, We are renting our property in Miami, FL. The previous tenants broke the main gate of the common property, and the HOA wants to charge us for the gate reparation. They argue the owner is re… read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
Our HOA is in Reno Nevada. We have 110 homes. The Board would
Our HOA is in Reno Nevada. We have 110 homes. The Board would like to be able to meet to get fact finding information in the field to resolve issues in the subdivision. This is not a meeting, but an a… read more
Andrea, Esq.
Andrea, Esq.
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
10,512 satisfied customers
Can the developer establish a homeowners association before
Can the developer establish a homeowners association before there are homeowners? This is in Texas. If it takes the homeowners to vote to establish same how can a developer collect fees for an hoa tha… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
127,024 satisfied customers
1. Our HOA Board recently sued a homeowner and settled out
1. Our HOA Board recently sued a homeowner and settled out of court. They haven't been willing to show us the settlement documents. Since we (as an association) are named in the suit (not just the boa… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
3,789 satisfied customers
Currently in a 16 unit HOA of townhomes. Thirty five years
Currently in a 16 unit HOA of townhomes. Thirty five years old. The HOA has never up-dated the CC& R's. I have asked in writing three times for a complete set of copies of the original architechtural … read more
evanesq
evanesq
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
960 satisfied customers
My HOA sat on the knowledge for the past 4 years that we had
My HOA sat on the knowledge for the past 4 years that we had a 'high risk' termite infestation and dry rot. A new inspection report from this year now shows that there is structural damage too. There … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
127,024 satisfied customers
AN HOA Board member stated at a meeting I have a fiduciary
AN HOA Board member stated at a meeting "I have a fiduciary responsibility to protect a new fence built by a resident homeowner." This fence was built without HOA approval and does not comply with HOA… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Doctoral Degree
18,491 satisfied customers
The HOA BOard recnetly announced election for President and
The HOA BOard recnetly announced election for President and Vice President. I submitted my candidacy and won. However, they announced that I am replacing the Secretary, who has is now "promoted" to th… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
If there is no HOA and there were CC&Rs recorded ...
If there is no HOA and there were CC&R''s recorded what entity (county or otherwise) would enforce them, if any at all?… read more
JohnW
JohnW
Retired General Contractor/Dep. Sheriff
176 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

12,142 satisfied customers

17 years real estate, Realtor. Landlord 26 years

Infolawyer

Infolawyer

Lawyer

66,157 satisfied customers

Experienced lawyer

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

8,253 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.

Dimitry Esquire

Dimitry Esquire

Attorney

5,526 satisfied customers

JA Mentor, multiple jurisdictions, specialize in business/contract disputes, estate creation & admin

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

4,998 satisfied customers

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

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

3,572 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of experience including real estate law.

< 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