Real Estate Law

Have real estate law questions? Ask a real estate lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Real Estate Law Questions
My father passed away five years ago his home was in his
My father passed away five years ago his home was in his name and my mothers I have brothers and a sister who owns the home there was no wheel and they all want to sell the home I do not do I have any… read more
WiseOwl58
WiseOwl58
JD Honors Graduate
4,304 satisfied customers
I have a lien against my home due to a lawsuit in fl which I
I have a lien against my home due to a lawsuit in fl which I lost, the lien is held by a family member and will expire in march of 2021 unless it's refiled in MN which I don't expect to happen. My que… read more
KLAW
KLAW
Juris Doctorate
2,605 satisfied customers
The builder who built our house bought a piece of land where
The builder who built our house bought a piece of land where there was only one house. He decided to divide the land to two and build 2 houses. Our house had no access to it and the builder built the … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,142 satisfied customers
Dead man and children have house deed. Can the wife claim?
If a man dies without a will and the deed to the house is in his name and his children's, does the wife have a claim to the house - they were married for 16 years. This is in the state of Alabama. His… read more
Loren
Loren
35,920 satisfied customers
I have rented a house for over 20 years. The owner is
I have rented a house for over 20 years. The owner is looking to sell the house and I am able to buy it for its full appraised value but the owner wants to take an offer from someone who has offered m… read more
Loren
Loren
35,920 satisfied customers
My husband and I bought our house 19 year ago but it was bought
My husband and I bought our house 19 year ago but it was bought in just his name on the deed. Now we are trying to refinance and get money out but he is not working and I am the only one with a job. O… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,239 satisfied customers
With a general power of Attorney from another person, can I
With a general power of Attorney from another person, can I sell a piece of real estate currently titled to the granting person to myself in the state of Alabama and have the deed recorded? I purchase… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
8,253 satisfied customers
My father is currently the mortgage holder on our family home.
My father is currently the mortgage holder on our family home. However, the Title is under my father, my sister and my name. My father wants to sell the family home, but my sister and I don't want to.… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,786 satisfied customers
A visitor might have dome some damage to a light pole on the
A visitor might have dome some damage to a light pole on the my street, if he does not come forth, am I liable ??… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,786 satisfied customers
Hi I have a lot of debt from the market crash 6 years ago.
Hi I have a lot of debt from the market crash 6 years ago. I owe about 250k in debt that's without negotiations and also have two homes in foreclosure. One of my homes was part of mers and I am starti… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
125,342 satisfied customers
i bought a house in pomeXXXXX XXXXX, forclosure home. july
i bought a house in pomeXXXXX XXXXX, forclosure home. july of 2011. i can wait one year to sell it. i need to sell it, to stay with my 80 year old father. if i sell the house for the same amount or le… read more
Andrea, Esq.
Andrea, Esq.
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
10,512 satisfied customers
Mother needs to sell house sooner than later. Will be moving
Mother needs to sell house sooner than later. Will be moving into my sister's house as her health has dropped in the last year. She purchased a home in Wisconsin on 12/9/2009. She used that New Home O… read more
BartEsq
BartEsq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
674 satisfied customers
My sister and her husband built a house on my sister land (deeded
My sister and her husband built a house on my sister land (deeded to her only). Husband died 2 years ago, BOA going to foreclose, septic tank on someone elses land she draws about $800 a month S.S. no… read more
evanesq
evanesq
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
960 satisfied customers
We just purchased a house here in azle texas and had a home
We just purchased a house here in azle texas and had a home inspection done. Neither the previous homeowners or the home inspector disclosed the issues with the foundation, electrical, plumbing, there… read more
RealEstateAnswer
RealEstateAnswer
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
33,812 satisfied customers
MY life partern of 32 years passed suddenly with no will we
MY life partern of 32 years passed suddenly with no will we had a peice of investment property I would like to sell but we never legally married and my name is XXXXX XXXXX the tilte is there any way f… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
6,208 satisfied customers
I own a property in nj that was leased for 1 month last summer.
I own a property in nj that was leased for 1 month last summer. The tenant came to me through a real estate broker who I paid rental commission. That tenant's brother wants to buy my home this summer.… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,786 satisfied customers
Family lives in NJ and I now live in Texas. Sister has Power
Family lives in NJ and I now live in Texas. Sister has Power of Attorney of parents house, which is paid off, and wants to sell to cover father's medical and living expenses is assisted living setting… read more
Dimitry Esquire
Dimitry Esquire
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,526 satisfied customers
i live in a rowe hime with a drain at the end of each rowe
i live in a rowe hime with a drain at the end of each rowe but they do not work. now all the neighbors tilted there yards towards me and im taking water on from 40 homes ,from both sides and the back … read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
8,377 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

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