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
The homeowners association has not held a meeting in three
The homeowners association has not held a meeting in three years. How can the community or individual homeowner address this situation, … read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,239 satisfied customers
I need to ask a property question for the state of DE. no,
Hi. I need to ask a property question for the state of DE. … read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,239 satisfied customers
I closed on my purchase on this past May 4th. I was given
I closed on my purchase on this past May 4th. I was given the master deed and bylaws on April 15th. the rules and regulations in Schedule "1" state, "No dog may be kept or harbored in the ......premis… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,239 satisfied customers
I belong to an Oregon Condominium Association where I am a
I belong to an Oregon Condominium Association where I am a member. We have 62 units and the building has been used for short term rentals since it was first built in the mid-seventies. There is a diff… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,239 satisfied customers
I am in Scottsdale, AZ. - Which ARS law number specifies
I am in Scottsdale, AZ. - Which ARS law number specifies that no owner of a condominium can be kept from being on the board just because he/she lives outside the community? … read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,239 satisfied customers
In the Austin area in Texas I have a 1 acre waterfront lot
In the Austin area in Texas I have a 1 acre waterfront lot on Lake Travis along with 19 other Lot Owners. about 6 homes are now completed. The HOA had a meeting and discussed using lake water to water… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,239 satisfied customers
Our HOA Board is allowing a new neighbor to park a huge RV
Our HOA Board is allowing a new neighbor to park a huge RV on their driveway, which obstructs our views from our living room and front door as we are on a small cul de sac. Our CC&Rs state No motor ve… read more
J. Warren
J. Warren
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,251 satisfied customers
I live in Tennessee. Can I be connected with a Knoxville, TN
I live in Tennessee. Can I be connected with a Knoxville, TN attorney to answer my question? Our homeowners association was established as if we are a property of condominiums. We are in fact, a devel… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,239 satisfied customers
Our recorded deed restrictions state that the minimum
Our recorded deed restrictions state that the minimum heated-square footed for any house in our community is 1,800 sq ft. It also states that the maximum fence height if 6 feet. Our unrecorded ARB Gui… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,239 satisfied customers
I live in a HOA community and after three years of having my
I live in a HOA community and after three years of having my Government Issued vehicle on premises, they are now trying to say I am in violation of the Commerical Vehicle By-Laws and that I must remov… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,239 satisfied customers
How can I get the board to stop using Roundup...a dangerous
How can I get the board to stop using Roundup...a dangerous herbicide? I am a100% disabled vet with two service dogs. Worried about my health and that of my dogs.… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,239 satisfied customers
Im in an HOA that when we moved in we were allowed to have
I'm in an HOA that when we moved in we were allowed to have a fence. I have my fence along with one other neighbor which was grandfathered in by the board. Since then the board voted not to allow fenc… read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,937 satisfied customers
Good Morning. I live in an HOA community in Mount Holly NC.
Good Morning. I live in an HOA community in Mount Holly NC. We have a community pool and our pool & safety committee brought up putting in Cameras at the pool. They want to keep this to the committee … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,386 satisfied customers
Our HOA board of directors is really out of control. We are
Our HOA board of directors is really out of control. We are basically a Mutual Benefit Association wherein we each own our own property, and the facilities (clubhouse, golf courses, swimming pools, te… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
3,780 satisfied customers
Im on my HOAs Task Force looking at risk mitigation when
I'm on my HOA's Task Force looking at risk mitigation when groups & homeowners use our common area. Overall, we need to add signage to define playground/tennis court (additional for pool) rules for sa… read more
Dimitry Esquire
Dimitry Esquire
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,526 satisfied customers
What power does a homeowners association have to arbitarily
What power does a homeowners association have to arbitarily impose fines upon homeowners for alleged violations that are not covered by any rule in the association bylaws? This is being done by a angr… read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
8,377 satisfied customers
What responsibilties do HOAs have in Utah What are the limits
What responsibilties do HOA's have in Utah? What are the limits of their authorities and what laws are they empowered by?… read more
Real Estate Expert
Real Estate Expert
Juris Doctor
1,970 satisfied customers
I own a Mississippi house and am up to date with my HOA ...
I own a Mississippi house and am up to date with my HOA dues. Recently the HOA passed a rule that says they will not issue pool/clubhouse cards to renters any more and that the owner must sign a form … read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
26,986 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