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
24 yrs. ago my mother deeded her farm land over to me and my
24 yrs. ago my mother deeded her farm land over to me and my siblings. The home farm was divided between me and my brother. We did not have it surveyed but all agreed the state highway running through… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,142 satisfied customers
My brother in law is claiming to be a cotenant with 4 of his
my brother in law is claiming to be a cotenant with 4 of his siblings for a parcel of land that contains a house. will the cotendacy be for the land only or for both land and house? … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,142 satisfied customers
My parents died some 5 years ago, about 2 years apart. My
Hi, My parents died some 5 years ago, about 2 years apart. My mom was the last living parent, who willed to me a grandfather clock ( that I have received) and one- fourth of a twenty-eight acre farm, … read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,766 satisfied customers
A couple of years back, my wives father passed away. He ran
A couple of years back, my wives father passed away. He ran a 10 acre parcel of Almonds that his parents left to him along with his sister and brother. The sister passed some years ago and his brother… read more
Andrea, Esq.
Andrea, Esq.
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
10,512 satisfied customers
I need to attain a clear title on a ancestory deed. I have
I need to attain a clear title on a ancestory deed. I have property in Alabama from my grandfather and deceased names still remain on the deed, but the people no longer are alive and I need to sell bu… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,420 satisfied customers
I have co-owned with my brother my mothers house since 2000
I have co-owned with my brother my mother's house since 2000 {her death}. He married a year ago and has put his new wife on his half of the title without telling me through the lawyer who set the orig… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,926 satisfied customers
The farm land was given to 4 children upon the death of the
The farm land was given to 4 children upon the death of the owner. Only one of the 4 children is still living and does not want to sell the land. Her son has been farming the land for 40 years. She ow… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,926 satisfied customers
my grandfather died left 40acre to his sons no one took care
my grandfather died left 40acre to his sons no one took care of it almost lost in taxes. my father one of the sons saved it so he moved on the land for 30 plus yrs. put light and water in the land nev… read more
KimberlyLaw
KimberlyLaw
Principal Attorney
Master's Degree
3,911 satisfied customers
we have 40 acres of hiership land. my grandfather died intestate,
we have 40 acres of hiership land. my grandfather died intestate, my grandmother died 28 years after my grandfather also intestate. there is 4 living sons no daughters, my father was the eldest son bu… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
My Uncle passed away several months ago, intestate. He and
My Uncle passed away several months ago, intestate. He and my mother, owned a farm together. They were co-tenants. I would like to transfer his portion of the farm over to myself or my brother or both… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
12,142 satisfied customers
i live in north dakota my grandfather put a quarter of land
i live in north dakota my grandfather put a quarter of land into a trust for my mother she passed away and it was stipulated that it would pass to mothers heirs. we are selling the land to a farmer i … read more
JaxLaw
JaxLaw
Associate Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,722 satisfied customers
My wifes brother died with little or no assets. The only asset
My wifes brother died with little or no assets. The only asset he had in his name was a 10 acre plot of land left to him by his father. My wife has been paying the tax on this property for years. My w… read more
Dimitry Esquire
Dimitry Esquire
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,526 satisfied customers
My Grandfather purchased land in rural Missouri, the deed was
My Grandfather purchased land in rural Missouri, the deed was in my mother's name, and her heirs, her sister's name and her heirs and a third sister's name and her heirs. Both sisters are deceased, wi… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,047 satisfied customers
my grandfather died in 1978 or 1979 and left a small farm to
my grandfather died in 1978 or 1979 and left a small farm to my mother, he added that the farm was hers for life and would go to her bodily heirs. Mom had two children me and a half brother that did n… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
Forty years ago 145 acres of land was bought and deeded to
Forty years ago 145 acres of land was bought and deeded to two brothers. A year later they allowed another brother to buy into property, essentially splitting property 3 ways. Original deed was in the… read more
N Cal Attorney
N Cal Attorney
JD
6,992 satisfied customers
My mom passed away in January of 2008. It was an unexpected
My mom passed away in January of 2008. It was an unexpected death, and as organized as my mother was, I was really surprised that she did not have a Will. My mother owned a home that I found out she h… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
My grandmother had a will for her trailer and 9/10 acre - left
My grandmother had a will for her trailer and 9/10 acre - left to her husband who died without will - in will it then went to my mother and her brother - brother was executor - never probated will - t… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
There are 52 acres of land split amongst several ...
There are 52 acres of land split amongst several family members. My grandfather was one of them. He gave his acre to my mom. She and my dad put a mobile home on the property over 20 years ago and now … read more
kbmlawyer
kbmlawyer
Doctoral Degree
38 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

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