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'm trying to rent an apartment but the landlord is
I'm trying to rent an apartment but the landlord is requiring a cosigner on the lease even though I've indicated I want to pay the entire rent for 12 months upfront. I have poor credit (job loss/subse… read more
Loren
Loren
36,850 satisfied customers
This question is commercial lawyer: I would like to ble able
This question is for a commercial lawyer: I would like to ble able to rent apartments and have no difficulty being approved. I do vacation rentals. In other words, I rent apartments and sublet them to… read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
11,677 satisfied customers
I would like to know if I can rent 2 apartment if their both
I would like to know if I can rent 2 apartment if their both Rent Stabilized. Reason being because my daughter doesn't have good credit and needs and apartment for her and my granddaughter. I want to … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
127,056 satisfied customers
I would like to know Am I entitled to repairs, even though
I would like to know Am I entitled to repairs, even though my name is ***** ***** the lease. The primary tenant left from day one and I've been the primary tenant, paying the rent for over a year. The… read more
Troy7141
Troy7141
In-house Counsel
Juris Doctor
78 satisfied customers
I received an Notice to Vacate from my apartment giving me
I received an Notice to Vacate from my apartment giving me thirty days to leave. I was on a month to month lease renewal currently. I have lived in the apartment complex for 4 years with a 6 month lea… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,142 satisfied customers
my daughter went to fill out paperwork to rent an apartment
my daughter went to fill out paperwork to rent an apartment in soldotna, alaska. she was asked about rental history, she told the lady that her and her husband had rented a duplex from her in-laws fro… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,091 satisfied customers
Hi, Im a NYC resident renting in Brooklyn. I live on the
Hi, I'm a NYC resident renting in Brooklyn. I live on the ground floor of a 4 story brownstone. My lease rider restricts me from giving keys to my apartment to anyone else without his written permissi… read more
Dimitry Esquire
Dimitry Esquire
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,526 satisfied customers
I am being evicted from my apartment for no reason. I moved
I am being evicted from my apartment for no reason. was given 30 days. I moved in april 2010, and for the 1st year had a rent agreement (?). I am not behind in my rent, and have not changed anything s… read more
WiseOwl58
WiseOwl58
JD Honors Graduate
4,357 satisfied customers
Heres an interesting one since I dont get it at all. I
Here's an interesting one since I don't get it at all. I was evicted from an illegal apartment. I was told to fight the eviction because I was a 7 year tenant and only after I started pay rent by chec… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
3,789 satisfied customers
My roommate and I are trying to get out of our lease early
My roommate and I are trying to get out of our lease early because crime in our neighborhood has skyrocketed recently. I was assaulted near our house and filed a police report, and asked our managemen… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
51,108 satisfied customers
i rented a studio and then upgraded to a two bedroom in the
i rented a studio and then upgraded to a two bedroom in the same apartment complex. management told me i had to pay both rents for the month, at least until the studio was rented and then I'd get back… read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
11,677 satisfied customers
My son just turned 21 was suppose to start working May 01,
My son just turned 21 was suppose to start working May 01, on a government contract but to date has not received his offer letter. Offer letters are being sent out in stages. My question: my son went … read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
11,677 satisfied customers
I wanted to rent and apartment in hollywood Ca. I gave the
I wanted to rent and apartment in hollywood Ca. I gave the landlord $200 to hold the apartment and do a credit check. It turned out that I didnt have good enough credit and I didnt get the apartment. … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
32,510 satisfied customers
I am a former employee of an apartment community. When I moved
I am a former employee of an apartment community. When I moved on-site, I signed an addendum stating that I would vacate this particular apartment if I no longer worked for the company. If I meet the … read more
Loren
Loren
36,850 satisfied customers
my boyfriend and i have been living in our appartment together
my boyfriend and i have been living in our appartment together for 9 months.He has been here for total of 3 years.On sept 11 he went back east for 3 months ,so he told me.since then i found out he is … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,394 satisfied customers
I am trying to find somebody to sublease my apartment, because
I am trying to find somebody to sublease my apartment, because I am moving back home to Minnesota for personal reasons. My landlord told me all she could do was to have me find someone sublease my apa… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
Hi my mom moved to NC in August and signed a 12 month apartment
Hi my mom moved to NC in August and signed a 12 month apartment lease. She is ill and not able to continue to work therefore no longer to pay for her rent due to her condition so she needs to move bac… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
6,208 satisfied customers
I was living in this apartment where i broke the lease after
I was living in this apartment where i broke the lease after giving then a 30 days notice and rent coz of my job transfer at different location. There was the term that i will be responsible for two m… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
35,759 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