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
I am looking at a judicial foreclosure. In the complaint
I am looking at a judicial foreclosure. In the complaint there is a reference to a tax lien by the State of WA DSHS under the State Recovery Program. This lien does not show up on a title search and w… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,577 satisfied customers
I am planning a divorce in wa state(community property
Hello, I am planning a divorce in wa state(community property state) I would like to change the mortgage on the home we own to just my name. My name is ***** ***** on the mortgage. Is that possible wi… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
16,790 satisfied customers
My Dad who is deceased is the property owner of land in
My Dad who is deceased is the property owner of land in Michigan (undeveloped). I'm the daughter who is paying taxes. Four other siblings want nothing to do with the land and have not paid into it. Ho… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,577 satisfied customers
I am looking for a legal advice. We just moved into a new
Hello, I am looking for a legal advice. We just moved into a new place and our landlord have been doing sewer replacement on site (septic to sewer) for over 3 weeks. Every day maintenance is in our ho… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,577 satisfied customers
How should I proceed to get my mortgage lender to remove my
How should I proceed to get my mortgage lender to remove my deceased wife's name from my mortgage? Thumbnail: - We signed a Will and Community Property Agreement in Washington State, where we lived at… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,572 satisfied customers
I live in Washington State, and due to a divorce my
Hello, I live in Washington State, and due to a divorce my house was foreclosed in October, 2011. I have now recovered and my credit rating has returned to a point that I can again look at purchasing … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
6,208 satisfied customers
We own a doublewide home in NC and are upside down on the mortgage
We own a doublewide home in NC and are upside down on the mortgage ($72K)@ $603/mth and $120 of that is escrow, and also have an equityline/2nd mortgage of $12K (off the land)@ $165.00/mth. We have no… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
125,318 satisfied customers
Hello, My husband and I are under contract to buy a home in
Hello, My husband and I are under contract to buy a home in WA state. The inspection, loan approval and appraisal are complete. All documents are ready at the title company for closure on October 27th… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,783 satisfied customers
My name is XXXXX XXXXX deed of trust of a home heading into foreclosure
My name is XXXXX XXXXX deed of trust of a home heading into foreclosure and I am listed as a borrower even though my financial information was never used and the mortgage does not show on my credit re… read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
11,589 satisfied customers
am a residential mortgage lender in seattle wa. looking for
am a residential mortgage lender in seattle wa. looking for an attorney with experience doing "va opinion letters" for residential mortgage loans. need an opinion letter for a client purchasing. lette… read more
rvlaw
rvlaw
Judge
Juris Doctor
3,203 satisfied customers
I own a condo in the state of WA and am in default of paying
I own a condo in the state of WA and am in default of paying my mortgage for the past 6 months. The bank has not initiated any foreclosure process yet. My homeowner's association is billing a special … read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
21,737 satisfied customers
I need a Washington State lawyer. I need to know about my
I need a Washington State lawyer. I need to know about my condo I want to do a foreclosure on. I have refinanced my original loan, but it is still a 1st mortgage Question: Can the bank take my savings… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,386 satisfied customers
I own a commercial building free and clear, located in Hot
I own a commercial building free and clear, located in Hot Springs, Arkansas, that is worth around $200K. I also am upside down in the second mortgage on my principal house in WA to the tune of about … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,577 satisfied customers
We have a home in WA State with 2 mortgages, both from B of
We have a home in WA State with 2 mortgages, both from B of A. We had to move out of state to Idaho for health reasons & own another home there (also with mortgage from B of A). We are renting out the… read more
PAX Attorney
PAX Attorney
Attorney
Juris Doctor (JD)
956 satisfied customers
I have asked s on this site and need to know if you have a
I have asked ?s on this site and need to know if you have a record. I have an urgent ? and would like the same lawyer, if possible. My name: Dale Rich:[email protected] It regards XXXXX XXXXX equity loa… read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
-Home purchased by mother 7 years ago in Clark County WA, son
-Home purchased by mother 7 years ago in Clark County WA, son & daughter in law lived in house, paid rent -Mother died 2 years ago Mother Day -Mother had a living Trust that said son & daughter in law… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
We are going to put 2 houses for shortsale in state WA but
We are going to put 2 houses for shortsale in state WA but we have 1 small house in another state MS which is paid in full ( market price very small about 50K or less). We was going to sell that house… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
I bought a house in Spokane WA on 7/29/04 and on ...
I bought a house in Spokane WA on 7/29/04 and on 6/1/05 I took out a scenod Mortgage. On 11/05 I hade to relocate to keep my job and my girl frind stayed behind to keep up the house but things did''nt… read more
rvlaw
rvlaw
Judge
Juris Doctor
3,203 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

12,577 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