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
5-19-18 Joe's problem/story After about 1 year of marriage,
5-19-18 Joe's problem/story After about 1 year of marriage, Dee started cheating on Joe and became emotionally and mentally abusive to Joe. After about 5 years of this treatment by Dee and finally fin… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
14,541 satisfied customers
Just looking to refinance my house. I bought the house prior
just looking to refinance my house. I bought the house prior to marriage as my separate property. I married a few years later. Now I am going through a divorce. My soon to be ex-wife was never added t… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,142 satisfied customers
I divorced and in the divorce decree, was awarded all real
I divorced and in the divorce decree, was awarded all real estate jointly owned. I decided after the divorce to leave my ex husband on all of the deeds. The deeds say with right to survivorship. If he… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,394 satisfied customers
My father and step mother have been married years. His
My father and step mother have been married for 30 years. His name has never been on the deed to 'their' house. It was her's when they married. I just found out that she gave (for 10.00) the house to … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
51,407 satisfied customers
My father owns the property I've been living on past
My father owns the property I've been living on for the past 20 years. He bought this property when he was married back in 1978. They subsequently divorced in 1985 but never settled on the property. S… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,091 satisfied customers
My sister and her husband (Mr. X) went their separate ways
My sister and her husband (Mr. X) went their separate ways 25 years ago without a divorce or formal/legalized separation. During that period she single-handled bought and paid for a home. About five y… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
51,407 satisfied customers
I am a newly immigrant in USA. My wife is US citizen & recently
I am a newly immigrant in USA. My wife is US citizen & recently she bought a home in brooklyn,new york. She bought home on her name.We have been married for last 3 years,but i got spouse visa 8 months… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,142 satisfied customers
I have a question about a life estate my former wife and I
I have a question about a life estate my former wife and I did for our 6 children in 1982. We have 27 acres of land in Palo Pinto County Texas in a rural area near Mingus, Texas. That we deeded to the… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,597 satisfied customers
Background: I own a 4-plex. My ex-husband and I bought it with
Background: I own a 4-plex. My ex-husband and I bought it with a "shady" loan -- though we did not know it then. We bought it for $269,000 with only 5% down. I am now divorced. I live on a fixed disab… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
6,208 satisfied customers
My husband owns 2 main pieces of property, 1 that he co-owns
My husband owns 2 main pieces of property, 1 that he co-owns with his brother, is located in PA. The house and property were left equally to 3 heirs. He and his brother bought out the step-mother. My … read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
11,677 satisfied customers
An male heir to family property has paid taxes for family
An male heir to family property has paid taxes for family property more than 20 years before and after parents died because his only sibling(a sister) did not pay heir property taxes. Sister knew abou… read more
rvlaw
rvlaw
Judge
Juris Doctor
3,203 satisfied customers
This question is for a Texas family law, Real Estate/Asset
This question is for a Texas family law, Real Estate/Asset Protection attorney. I have been married 29 years and just turned 60 years old. When we got married, my husband, an attorney, refinanced a ho… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
51,108 satisfied customers
my dad and stepmom bought a house together over 10 years ago,
my dad and stepmom bought a house together over 10 years ago, but the house was only put in her name becuase her credit was better , but they split the mortgage until she died 4 years ago suddenly fro… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Doctoral Degree
18,491 satisfied customers
my wife and i bought a house in 1969, we separated in 1977
my wife and i bought a house in 1969, we separated in 1977 and divorced in 1980. the divorce decree said 50/50, she died in 1983. She never contributed to the upkeep of the house. i sold the house in … read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,091 satisfied customers
A couple who had a legal separation in Colorado- according
A couple who had a legal separation in Colorado- according to the papers signed by the Judge the couple could continue to reap the benifits of a "married" couple and after 6 months it would require on… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
Hello I live the the state of Florida. My ex-wife abandon
Hello: I live the the state of Florida. My ex-wife abandon our home 2 years ago. We are now divorced but our home was not mentioned in the divorce settlement. The mortgage is in my name only, but the … read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
I was married to in 2006 for about 3 months. My ex owned her
I was married to in 2006 for about 3 months. My ex owned her home. My name was not on her home. Did I inherit half ownership of this property by getting married. The IRS says that I don't qualify for … read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
MY FATHER GOT MARRIED 30 YRS AGO AND HE AND HIS WIFE BOUGHT
MY FATHER GOT MARRIED 30 YRS AGO AND HE AND HIS WIFE BOUGHT A HOUSE. AFTER THEY SPLIT UP HE MET MY MOTHER AND THEY HAVE BEEN LIVING IN THIS HOUSE TOGETHER FOR 27 YEARS. MY MOTHER HAS HIS LAST NAME BUT… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 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

51,407 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