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
I Live In An Apt. That 's 1 Of Two In A Split House. Roughly
I Live In An Apt. That 's 1 Of Two In A Split House. Roughly 25 Days Ago My Landlord Sent Me A Certified Letter Stating That I Had Until May 31st To Move Out. After Two Weeks I Finally Got A Meeting I… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,696 satisfied customers
I lost my home on a foreclosure sale via public auction. I
I lost my home on a foreclosure sale via public auction. I have tenants in the house. The courts issued a 2 week eviction notice today. The tenant lease ends Feb 2017. I don't know who purchased the h… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,844 satisfied customers
My problem: My Daughter, along with her husband and their 2
Good Afternoon, My problem: My Daughter, along with her husband and their 2 year-old son are living in a home owned by my Wife and I in Florida. We purchased the home three years ago as an investment … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
134,356 satisfied customers
buying home Gordon 325,000.00 we told real estae agent we wanted
buying home Gordon 325,000.00 we told real estae agent we wanted to sell our home put towards down and get a loan for rest. Signed a contingency agreement. Escrows were to close concurrently. Our home… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
A home was put on the market with a realtor recently. The
A home was put on the market with a realtor recently. The sellers have been unsure and still are if they are making the right decision to sell and relocate to another area of Texas. A teaching wife wi… read more
Richard
Richard
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
60,372 satisfied customers
Seller financing sale of a property A buyer offer to buy
Seller financing sale of a property A buyer offer to buy an real-estate property based on seller financing. The proposed term deal is as follows. The buyer will pay back the seller(full mortgage) in 2… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
My 87 year old father owns a 2 family house in Brooklyn, NY.
My 87 year old father owns a 2 family house in Brooklyn, NY. I lived in Maryland at the time and my friend's brother approached my dad about renting the apt; it had been empty for 4 yrs. I thought it … read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,844 satisfied customers
Rented a small Pizza shop for six years. My wife, 2 kids and
Rented a small Pizza shop for six years. My wife, 2 kids and myself run it. Just found out on the day of so call re-zoning (Tuesday) with town planning board, (which my landlord is a member of), that … read more
KimberlyLaw
KimberlyLaw
Principal Attorney
Master's Degree
3,912 satisfied customers
we have people who signed a contract to buy our home april
we have people who signed a contract to buy our home april 2010 we allowed them to movein while waiting to close they were to give us 10,000 with in two months and cover the mtg payment of 1,000 wach … read more
Real McCoy property law
Real McCoy property law
Juris Doctor
307 satisfied customers
i live in ohio the owner of the house we were going to buy
i live in ohio the owner of the house we were going to buy now are renting he put the offer on craiglist to rent to own the house we are renting !!! we found a new place to live the next day he said h… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
JUST CLOSED ON A HOUSE LAST WEEK, BUT WE WERE STILL IN A LEASE
JUST CLOSED ON A HOUSE LAST WEEK, BUT WE WERE STILL IN A LEASE AGREEMENT. WE GAVE A 30 DAY NOTICE TO TERMINATE THE LEASE EVENTHOUGH WE WERE TERMINATING EARLY. HOW CAN WE LEGALLY GET OUT OF THIS LEASE … read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
Hi, We just purchased our first home in Dutchess County NY
Hi, We just purchased our first home in Dutchess County NY and are having a problem with the tenant. We needed to get in to her apt because there was a leak from the roof and she was not home and I ha… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
I am living in a home that I leased and had a purchase contract
I am living in a home that I leased and had a purchase contract on. I had a short sale approval on the home but the seller refused to close because he is in a lawsuit for BK fraud. The bank bought the… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,330 satisfied customers
I was written in an email we can let you out of the lease
I was written in an email 'we can let you out of the lease withou penalty... let me know what you would like to do'. 6 weeks later I inform that I will move out to month end (2 weeks time), but have t… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
13,520 satisfied customers
Hi, Im in California. About to go into escrow, 1st time home
Hi, I'm in California. About to go into escrow, 1st time home purchase, just mailed good-faith deposit check to the mortgage title company 2day. Plan to move into house for my primary residence. Curre… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,412 satisfied customers
My husband and I put a contract on a house in October 2009.
My husband and I put a contract on a house in October 2009. So far we have had 3 banks deny our loan. We have been told that we wanted to purchase the property for an investment and that we were not m… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
69,240 satisfied customers
I purchased a home and I settle next Friday (10/23). Currently
I purchased a home and I settle next Friday (10/23). Currently there is a tenant living in the home. He is the sellers grandson. There is no rental agreement in place and he's living there rent free. … read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,184 satisfied customers
I am purchasing a home in short sale/foreclosure. Listing agency/
I am purchasing a home in short sale/foreclosure. Listing agency/ owner & foreclosure bank has stated escrow must be 30 day ending November 9th if overage 61.00 will be charged to me beginning Nov 9th… read more
REALAW
REALAW
Doctoral Degree

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

13,520 satisfied customers

19 years real estate, Realtor. Landlord 27 years

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

9,330 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.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

5,000 satisfied customers

Qualified attorney in private practice including business, family, criminal, and real estate issues.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

3,844 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of experience including real estate law.

ScottyMacESQ

ScottyMacESQ

Lawyer

2,578 satisfied customers

Licensed General Practice Attorney, Texas

J. Warren

J. Warren

Lawyer

1,290 satisfied customers

Experience in residential real estate and commercial leases.

< 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