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 tenant with a rent to own agreement; part of the
I have a tenant with a rent to own agreement; part of the agreement was for her to maintain the property, pay the taxes, and keep the insurance active. She has not done these things but she just made … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,787 satisfied customers
In July 2016 my mother and I did a Quit claim deed for her
In July 2016 my mother and I did a Quit claim deed for her house on the deed it says its a life estate and she can live in the home until she passes away. Can she take me off the deed? … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,787 satisfied customers
About 2005 we purchased houses in peru indiana thru tax deeds.
About 2005 we purchased houses in peru indiana thru tax deeds. The financing fell through to be able to rehab houses and we never did anything with them. I sent a letter to the city telling them that … read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,518 satisfied customers
my friends dad is in nursing home and her dad has land so my
my friends dad is in nursing home and her dad has land so my friend got her name quick deed over into her name.recently.but since he is on medacaid she found out they will take the land when he passes… read more
Expert
Expert
hi, I bought a house from a Lady, and in the process of registering
hi, I bought a house from a Lady, and in the process of registering the deed, we found out that the state had put a lien on the house for non payment of taxes since 2000. So at this point I have paid … read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,572 satisfied customers
My wife is considering settlement with her brother (they do
My wife is considering settlement with her brother (they do not get along- very hostile) to add his name to the deed of her mother's house. The mom and bro have not paid anything towards mortgage or t… read more
LawyerWriter
LawyerWriter
Doctoral Degree
297 satisfied customers
my house was financed by my son and daughter in law. As I
my house was financed by my son and daughter in law. As I could not get it approved. They get a divorce and my son is awarded the house and it was deeded into his name but the mortgage was listed in m… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
126,789 satisfied customers
My husband and I sold a home in Pennsylvania using an installment
My husband and I sold a home in Pennsylvania using an installment land contract agreement in 2002 when we moved to West Virginia. The buyer eventually paid the final monthly payment in 2006, but as of… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
8,253 satisfied customers
I am wondeirng how this works. I am doing owner finance
I am wondeirng how this works. I am doing owner finance for my old home. and whent he people signed the paperwork it was rent to own. In 2009 they did not pay the property tax and have insurance, i ha… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
8,253 satisfied customers
my grandparents house is in foreclosure which is in their name
my grandparents house is in foreclosure which is in their name but i have inherited the house. can i go down and which the house over to my name to prolong the forclousure or stop it til i get the mon… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,787 satisfied customers
We have lived in a rental house for almost 3 yrs. We had an
We have lived in a rental house for almost 3 yrs. We had an signed agreement that expired in 2009. No new contract was ever signed. In the original agreement the owner was to fix major repairs on the … read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,047 satisfied customers
A real estate loan officer told me I could quick title my dads
A real estate loan officer told me I could quick title my dads house into my name and then take out a home equity loan on the house. He called his lawyer friend on the phone who told me there would be… read more
KimberlyLaw
KimberlyLaw
Principal Attorney
Master's Degree
3,911 satisfied customers
We live in New York . I have a question about the deed to our
We live in New York . I have a question about the deed to our home. Right now the deed is listed in my husbands name and my mother in-law , and father in-law( who is deceased).MY mother in-law is a co… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
i been renting a house for the last few months and out of the
i been renting a house for the last few months and out of the bule we get a letter that the house will be auction off in 2 months. i just would like to know want i can do to get my down back or is the… read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
8,377 satisfied customers
I am looking into a house that I believe is in a pre-foreclosure
I am looking into a house that I believe is in a pre-foreclosure state and I was wanting to know what the Ohio laws and processes are for the current homeowner to sell the deed to the house to me. I w… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
my house is being forclosed my parents owned the house the
my house is being forclosed my parents owned the house the frist morgt. was paid off when my dad died in 99 my mom in 03 she told me they had a home equity loan at mercantile bank when she passed i co… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
21,450 satisfied customers
Im two months behind on my house payment, and have no way
I'm two months behind on my house payment, and have no way to get back on track how long does it typically take before we have to vacate our house?… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
My girl friend and I bought a house together (both of us ...
My girl friend and I bought a house together (both of us are on the deed) 10 years ago in Aurora, CO. we had the intentions of getting married, we are now going through a brake up. My girl friend put … read more
Kara K.
Kara K.
Real Estate Attorney
J.D.
184 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

12,787 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