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 house was with resultion trust. Someone bought the house
my house was with resultion trust. Someone bought the house from the auction. the new owners want me out. how long do i have if i dont want to pay them thier increase in rent.… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,142 satisfied customers
My X husband gave permission for our son (21 years old) to
My X husband gave permission for our son (21 years old) to move into his town home. Son's father is 90 years old. No one knew that father's elder sons had created a Trust for their father and the prop… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
32,406 satisfied customers
We are leasing an apartment and have just been served with
We are leasing an apartment and have just been served with foreclosure papers - the owner has not been making payments. We feel we need to speak to an attorney in the Clearwater, FL area. Would you pl… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,142 satisfied customers
I have been renting in a home for 3 years. As of last year
I have been renting in a home for 3 years. As of last year the home was listed for sale as a short sale. I have never received written notification that the home was to close. I received a rather nast… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
32,406 satisfied customers
The house we rent is in foreclosure. We have been here for
The house we rent is in foreclosure. We have been here for 3 years. We have been on a month to month since our lease expired after the first year. We have never missed our $4000. payment. This propert… read more
N Cal Attorney
N Cal Attorney
JD
7,022 satisfied customers
i am a tenant in nevada. i did not pay rent for the month
i am a tenant in nevada. i did not pay rent for the month of june because the house i am in is going to be sold on the 15th. i have received a paper from ReconTrust stating that they undersigned as Tr… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
I rent a home that went on the courthouse steps for auction
I rent a home that went on the courthouse steps for auction today 12-27-10. No one bought the house. When does the bank (Wells Fargo) officially own the home we rent?… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,077 satisfied customers
We rent a small condo in Orange County, California. I am 67
We rent a small condo in Orange County, California. I am 67 & my wife 64. We have lived here since late 2004, originally a 1 year lease, since then month to month. We have made monthly rent payments o… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,142 satisfied customers
I co-own a home with my son in Ypsilanti, MI. He lives in
I co-own a home with my son in Ypsilanti, MI. He lives in the house with his girlfriend and a guy named Brandon who is renting a room in the house. Brandon has not paid rent for 2 months and is now ha… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,142 satisfied customers
Ive received a notice that the home Im currently renting
I've received a notice that the home I'm currently renting has gone into foreclosure. We have received a "Notice of Trustee's Sale". The landlord has indicated that the auction has been 'postponed.' W… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,047 satisfied customers
We recieved a 30 day eviction notice to vacate. We rent from
We recieved a 30 day eviction notice to vacate. We rent from a agent for the owner/landord. The same rental agency is a department of Windemere who is trying to sell the house because the owner is has… read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
8,377 satisfied customers
I am disabled and moved into a home with the understanding
I am disabled and moved into a home with the understanding that I would be able to remain in this home with rent and maintaining showing it to my landlords friends etc. I paid 2600 to move in and 1300… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,142 satisfied customers
I just purchased a home through sheriff sales. In December
I just purchased a home through sheriff sales. In December 2009. The tenants have moved out (based on neighbors testimonies) because they are aware that the home has been sold. The cost of the 30 day … read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
I had just bought a home and went to go and pick up the keys
I had just bought a home and went to go and pick up the keys and the former owners family refuses to move out of the house how do i get rid of these people… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
We have rented this home for over 3 years. now it has gone
We have rented this home for over 3 years. now it has gone to auction and is owned by fanny mae. we had a lease originally but now are month to month. we have not gotten an eviction notice. how long d… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,077 satisfied customers
my home was foreclosed on recently. I have two tenants. My
my home was foreclosed on recently. I have two tenants. My understanding is that a new law allows them 60-90 days to move. The company that bought the house says that is not true because I live in the… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
I bought a house at the Tarrant county, Texas Auction and it
I bought a house at the Tarrant county, Texas Auction and it turns out it is owned by a person on California leasing to several individuals. I have spoken with the individuals and they told me they wo… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Doctoral Degree
18,485 satisfied customers
i am staying/renting this house from my brother in law. yesterday
i am staying/renting this house from my brother in law. yesterday i found out that this has been sold to another owner. i talked to them and they said that i can stay for 2 months paying 2500.00 but t… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 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

12,142 satisfied customers

17 years real estate, Realtor. Landlord 26 years

Infolawyer

Infolawyer

Lawyer

8,377 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