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
Ray, We spoke last month about evicting my ex-girlfriend
Ray, We spoke last month about evicting my ex-girlfriend from my home. I gave my tenant/guest (ex-girlfriend) their 30 day notice on Oct 17, 2017. It doesn't appear that she is making any effort to le… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
8,253 satisfied customers
Question. .. In the state of Florida. ..I rent a condo rent
Hello question. .. In the state of Florida. ..I rent a condo rent of $750... always paid prime, never a problem tenant. ..I even extended my lease for 3 months more than my year lease. Question is my … read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
13,725 satisfied customers
My girlfriend was on an apartment lease with her now
My girlfriend was on an apartment lease with her now ex-husband in the state of Florida. He was the primary tenant on the form. He left and wrote a short letter notifying the landlord he was violating… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,768 satisfied customers
I submitted this question, however, Firefox said your site
I submitted this question, however, Firefox said your site was not secure and would not let me return after retrieving my password ***** my emails. So I do not know if you still have the question or n… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
Its super complex: My son has moved out of his apartment with
Its super complex: My son has moved out of his apartment with his girlfriend of 5 years. Their agreement for rent goes to September 2015 and his ex girlfriend is trying to make him pay rent till then.… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,384 satisfied customers
Real Estate Law question...anyone can help? If two people
Real Estate Law question...anyone can help? If two people sign a rental landlord agreement, can one person be removed from the agreement without the permission of the other? EX: my son's friend and hi… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
44,029 satisfied customers
I have a rental property. Today the air blower on the air4
I have a rental property. Today the air blower on the air4 conditioning broke down. I have a friend that installed the unit a few months ago. The tenant called me today and said he needed it fixed imm… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
44,029 satisfied customers
Hoa turned down tenant, stating that the mother is too old
Hoa turned down tenant, stating that the mother is too old to take care of her 52 year old mentally challenged son. Also stated her son had misdemeanors 35-40years ago. Tenants are African Amaricans a… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,222 satisfied customers
I had a old girlfriend move in with me from California in late
I had a old girlfriend move in with me from California in late September to determine if we could reunited our relationship. After moving in the situation of us going forward was just not possible. Sh… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Doctoral Degree
18,229 satisfied customers
My wife, accident overseas, 90 day recovery, recovering at
My wife, accident overseas, 90 day recovery, recovering at friends apartment in Florida. Florida apartment resident, black female, professional, lease payment current, notified manager she was going t… read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,904 satisfied customers
What recourse do we have as tenants in this situation: We
What recourse do we have as tenants in this situation: We have been renting, with intentions to purchase the residence, for just over 2 years. Our landlord had some personal issues and left his girlfr… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
21,050 satisfied customers
I allowed a mother and her 19 year old son to live with me
I allowed a mother and her 19 year old son to live with me and my minor sons as they were being evicted and had no other place to go. This was in Oct. 2011. I told them at that time I wanted them out … read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
21,050 satisfied customers
My lease at my apartment says I agreed to live in the apartments
My lease at my apartment says I agreed to live in the apartments from august 2011 to may 2012. Which is 10 months. Then it says "Resident agrees to pay lessor as the total rental for said term the sum… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
21,050 satisfied customers
My son signed a lease in October 2011 with his girlfriend to
My son signed a lease in October 2011 with his girlfriend to help her move into an apartment (her adoptive father also signed the lease) in Arizona. My son had planned to move there with her and her s… read more
JBaxLaw
JBaxLaw
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,080 satisfied customers
My landlord keeps saying he will fix my house. a man from the
My landlord keeps saying he will fix my house. a man from the city came and looked at it and said it was uninhabitable. If I leave, is there any way I can get the money I have paid this landlord back?… read more
Jack R.
Jack R.
Partner
Juris Doctor
6,136 satisfied customers
In the state of Iowa, a landlord and a tenant have a verbal
In the state of Iowa, a landlord and a tenant have a "verbal lease agreement" (terms unknown by anyone) on a property next to his residence. The property WOULD NOT pass health and safety statutes. The… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
We rented a house for 8 years. We were under contract for only
We rented a house for 8 years. We were under contract for only the first 2 years. The contract stated up to 5 people could live in the house. In Oct. of 09 the landlord came to repair a leak. Shortly … read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
21,050 satisfied customers
The house we rented was broken into while my 2 yr old son and
The house we rented was broken into while my 2 yr old son and I were home. I called leasing co and asked about a security system (3 mo on a 1 yr lease) and was told to put everything to be writing and… read more
Katherine K
Katherine K
Doctoral Degree
229 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

44,029 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