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 have a home that the deed, I am divorced and my ex now
Hello my name is*****: What steps have you taken so far? Have you prepared or filed any paperwork? Customer: I have a home that my name is ***** ***** deed, I am divorced and my ex now lives in the ho… read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
12,288 satisfied customers
I have two questions- 1.) Both my ex wife and I are on the
I have two questions- 1.) Both my ex wife and I are on the deed. But my name is ***** ***** one on the loan. I plan to rent the house out until I decide to sale. In paying it off I know it will raise … read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
29,725 satisfied customers
if I bought a house before my marriage, in california, is my
if I bought a house before my marriage, in california, is my husband entitled to any part of my house. We have been married for almost 10 years when I filed my divorce paper. For many reasons, I dated… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
6,208 satisfied customers
I need the quitclaim deed for the house at 1778 Bougainvillea
I need the quitclaim deed for the house atXXXXX Minden, NV89423. The grantor is my ex-wife Vivian Austin. The grantee is Oleg Panfilov. We bought house in Oct 2009 jointly when we were married. The de… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
13,120 satisfied customers
We are refinancing our home. Although my wifes 2009 divorce
We are refinancing our home. Although my wife's 2009 divorce papers clearly give her possession of the house (and a full release by her ex-husband), nothing was filed at the courthouse in re the deed/… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
6,208 satisfied customers
The following is part of my question I posted to this site
The following is part of my question I posted to this site on 7-12-12. I followed the advise of the attorney I filed a complaint with the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation. GMAC in respon… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
13,120 satisfied customers
My Ohio home mortgage is in both my and my ex-husbands names.
My Ohio home mortgage is in both my and my ex-husband's names. I have been making the payments since our divorce in 2009. He lives in California and says "someone is coming after his assets." I assume… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
After our divorce my ex-wife and myself initiated a buy-out
After our divorce my ex-wife and myself initiated a buy-out agreemnt (her to me). She took over mortgage payments on the house and all the maintenance, etc. The transfer of all the money (around 48k) … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,642 satisfied customers
I just got divorced. Our house is about to be foreclosed.
I just got divorced. Our house is about to be foreclosed. I got a letter of default. My ex does not want to make any more payments. I can't afford to pay. The house has a lien due to his non payment o… read more
BartEsq
BartEsq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
674 satisfied customers
I have a real estate law situation that I hope you may be able
I have a real estate law situation that I hope you may be able to help me with: I was divorced in Aug 2010, as part of the divorce Iam responsible for house #1; House #1 was owned by my ex wife and my… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
This question is for a real-estate atty. I am going through
This question is for a real-estate atty. I am going through a divorce now 25 months in process, and due to legal fees I am seriously behind on my mortgage. I would like to refinance, and have even qua… read more
Irwin Law
Irwin Law
Lawyer
Juris Doctor JD
8,472 satisfied customers
I have a mortgage question, and hope this is the correct forum.
I have a mortgage question, and hope this is the correct forum. The lead in details are a bit lengthy, so I hope you'll forgive me. I live in Texas. I was married and during the marriage we bought a h… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
37,075 satisfied customers
Ilive in a community propertystate.(Wa.) My wife quit claim
Ilive in a community propertystate.(Wa.) My wife quit claim deeded the house to me in 2003. The deed says this is sole and separate property in the marriage. I am seeking to refinance the property at … read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
My Divorce orders (about 3 & 1/2 years ago) specified the sale
My Divorce orders (about 3 & 1/2 years ago) specified the sale of our Denver house property where my ex continued to live as follows: he was expected to make the mortgage payments and allowed 9 months… read more
David L
David L
Doctoral Degree
1,647 satisfied customers
I signed a quit claim/indemnity two years ago during a divorce
I signed a quit claim/indemnity two years ago during a divorce and allowed my ex wife to take over the mortgage as is. In July of this year I took over the property after she decided to move. She sign… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,384 satisfied customers
In my divorce decree my ex-wife gets the house. She will sign
In my divorce decree my ex-wife gets the house. She will sign a deed of trust stating that she is solely responsible for the mortgage, taxes, HOA, upkeep etc. I will sign a deed of trust stating that … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
6,208 satisfied customers
I held my home in CA as sole a seperate property from 2000
I held my home in CA as sole a seperate property from 2000 to 2006 at which time I married refinance the home for 70K improvments and subsequently placed my spouse on tile as joint tenents in 2008. In… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
29,725 satisfied customers
My son has a house that he bought with his ex-girl
My son has a house that he bought with his ex-girl friend. She moved out 3 1/2 years ago and he has been making the payments. She recently filed bankruptcy, the house was not involved. However, the ba… read more
AlanM
AlanM
Law Degree
817 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

15,642 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