Real Estate Law

Have real estate law questions? Ask a real estate lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

This answer was rated:

Can I transfer a deed for my house that's in forclosure and…

Can I transfer a...

Can I transfer a deed for my house that's in forclosure and not stop the forclosure in new york

Lawyer's Assistant: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And has any paperwork been filed?

Yes

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

I believe yes

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

Not at this time

Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Real Estate Law Question
Answered in 3 minutes by:
3/12/2018
Loren
Loren, Lawyer
Category: Real Estate Law
Satisfied Customers: 38,809
Experience: 30 years of real estate practice experience.
Verified
Thank you for using JA. I am Loren, a licensed attorney for over 30 yrs., and I am here to help.
I am a certified expert on JustAnswer since 2009, with nearly 100% in satisfied customer ratings. So, we should be able to work through your problem.
I appreciate your patience as I review your question. I will post my response shortly.
This is general information and no attorney client relationship is established.
The site may ask you if you wish to speak by phone for an extra charge. Many find the phone call to be the easiest and fastest way to get the information they need without posting on a public forum. I am also happy to continue online.
There may be a slight delay in my replies as I am assisting other JA customers also. I will reply to your follow up questions.
WHILE WE ARE CHATTING DO NOT CLICK ON THE BUTTON TO REQUEST A SECOND OPINION. IT WILL LOCK ME OUT OF THE CHAT AND PREVENT ME FROM REPLYING TO YOU.
Ask Your Own Real Estate Law Question
The mortgage lien would survive any conveyance to a subsequent purchaser or grantee.
In other words, any grantee in a quitclaim deed from you takes title subject to the existing mortgage. So, if you transferred ownership the foreclosure would just seamleesly continue
Did you have further questions? Have I answered your question? Please let me know.
Ask Your Own Real Estate Law Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
its for an abandoned house project just wanted to make sure thank you
You are very welcome.
If you have no further questions, and have not yet done so, please remember to leave a favorable rating (click 5 stars in the rating section on this page). It is the only way that I am credited by JustAnswer for answering your question.
There is no additional charge to you for rating me favorably.
A bonus is not expected, but is always appreciated.
Thank you for using JA.
Loren
Loren
Loren, Lawyer
Category: Real Estate Law
Satisfied Customers: 38,809
Experience: 30 years of real estate practice experience.
Verified
Loren and 87 other Real Estate Law Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with a real estate lawyerLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask Loren Your Own Question
Loren
Loren
Loren, Lawyer
Category: Real Estate Law
Satisfied Customers: 38,809
38,809 Satisfied Customers
Experience: 30 years of real estate practice experience.

Loren is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

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

11,963 satisfied customers

17 years real estate, Realtor. Landlord 26 years

Infolawyer

Infolawyer

Lawyer

8,255 satisfied customers

Experienced lawyer

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

8,104 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

3,540 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of experience including real estate law.

< Previous | Next >

Related Real Estate Law Questions
May we sell our house to our daughter for no cash down?
May we sell our house to our daughter for no cash down? … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
8,104 satisfied customers
I am going to sell my house. The title says "this deed
I am going to sell my house. The title says "this deed is subject to Life Estate" of my mom "as stated in deed dated march 2003" But no one knows if a life estate was ever actually created. How can I … read more
lucy7368
lucy7368
Juris Doctor
763 satisfied customers
I have a question regarding a property in California that was
I have a question regarding a property in California that was inherited by three siblings. One of the siblings lives in New York and the other two have been living in the house in Medesto, CA. The bro… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
11,963 satisfied customers
what happens if I have the deed to my house in only my name
what happens if I have the deed to my house in only my name but the mortgage is only in my exhusbands name im not on the mortgage and hes not on the deed and now its going into forclosure is there a w… read more
Tina
Tina
Doctoral Degree
83 satisfied customers
We have been puchasing a home from the owner for the last 4
We have been puchasing a home from the owner for the last 4 years making monthly payments and large lumpsum payment also. The house is now in forclosure, we have (had) a warrenty deed filed and have p… read more
max713
max713
Lawyer, Mediator, Partner, and COO
Doctoral Degree
1,179 satisfied customers
This is concerning changing the deed to real estate located
This is concerning changing the deed to real estate located in Western New York state. My mother left her house to me and my brother in her will. The deed is still in my father and mothers names; both… read more
WiseOwl58
WiseOwl58
JD Honors Graduate
4,198 satisfied customers
If a bank closed, the mortgage was not transferred or assigned
If a bank closed, the mortgage was not transferred or assigned and the mortgage was bought out of forecloser from the forclosed bank in a stack of annunities and they have no security deed registered … read more
BartEsq
BartEsq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
674 satisfied customers
We own a 1992 mobile home in the bay area with a mortgage of
We own a 1992 mobile home in the bay area with a mortgage of approximately 90,000.00. It's value has depreciated to 55, 000.00. We will retire and move out of state in 2.5 years and have decided that … read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
26,935 satisfied customers
I am going through a divorce. I am considering forclosure on
I am going through a divorce. I am considering forclosure on my home. My credit score is 800. My house is slighlty underwater but it needs about 50K in repairs. I have zero equity. It is a interest on… read more
Tina
Tina
Doctoral Degree
83 satisfied customers
My now ex-wife refinanced the house we had purchased together
My now ex-wife refinanced the house we had purchased together while I was deployed to Iraq in 2007 (she used a power of attorney from me). The plan was to refinance at a lower fixed rate and consolida… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
My husband and I hold the mortgages on two houses, in which
My husband and I hold the mortgages on two houses, in which our sons live. We have two sons, each one living in a house (one in New York State and one in North Carolina). The boys pay us rent and we r… read more
TaxAttorneytoHelp
TaxAttorneytoHelp
Owner
Doctoral Degree
2,542 satisfied customers
If I am unable to make my payments on my first and second mortgage
If I am unable to make my payments on my first and second mortgage and just need to walk away is there a process that can happen quicker than a normal foreclosure? How long does a foreclosure stay as … read more
cfortunato
cfortunato
J.D.
7,967 satisfied customers
I have a house in nassau county new york that is going into
I have a house in nassau county new york that is going into forclosure. can the bank take my other assets and investments… read more
Loren
Loren
Lawyer
38,809 satisfied customers
What I need to know is, since I didnt file the quitclaim deed,
What I need to know is, since I didn't file the quitclaim deed, the agent knew this. I stopped making payments on the house in May, the house has now gone in to forclosure. The agent listed the house … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
30,599 satisfied customers
I left the keys to a home in NY with my lawyer in 2006 to contact
I left the keys to a home in NY with my lawyer in 2006 to contact the mortgage company to arrange for forclosure when I had to leave the state for employment. My lawyer found a family that was interes… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,047 satisfied customers
We have a house (paid for) in No. Carolina and was going to
We have a house (paid for) in No. Carolina and was going to move next month. Due to the drastic property value drop we are unable to sell the house we're in one what we owe. Can I sell my house back e… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
8,104 satisfied customers
if I default on one of my rental houses (its upside down),
if I default on one of my rental houses (it's upside down), will the lender come after my other three houses for payment? I want to get rid of this house. can I put it in an LLC, then default? what ex… read more
AlanM
AlanM
Law Degree
817 satisfied customers
WHEN YOUR HOUSE GOES INTO FORCLOSURE CAN THEY GARNISH YOUR ...
WHEN YOUR HOUSE GOES INTO FORCLOSURE CAN THEY GARNISH YOUR ACCOUNTS? AND CAN THEY TAKE AWAY YOUR OTHER PROPERTY THAT YOU ARE UP TO DATE ON YOUR PAYMENTS ON?… 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).

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