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
Must all wooden playhouse and sheds be built in the rear
must all wooden playhouse and sheds be built in the rear yard ,they be built on the side yard between two properties . … read more
JustLaw Esq.
JustLaw Esq.
Attorney, Broker
JD
776 satisfied customers
We have 20� drainage easement on our property (backyard). Is
Second opinion] Hi Pearl, We have 20� drainage easement on our property (backyard). Is there a law that we cannot put shed on our property?… read more
Loren
Loren
41,820 satisfied customers
Subject: Seminole County building permit scenario.
Subject: Seminole County building permit scenario. Residential property. 219 sf shed was built on property in 1979. The shed construction was undertaken with a building permit. Fast forward to 2018. T… read more
Lori
Lori
Juris Doctor
7,861 satisfied customers
Is there a statue that says that the property appraisel can
is there a statue that says that the property appraisel can put a shed an pole barn with homestead exemtion on the tax role that does not meet no building code … read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
10,912 satisfied customers
I received a permit to put a shed on my property. I
I received a permit to put a shed on my property. I purchased shed and put it on the area approved and now I am told I need to remove the shed from that area because they say it is too close to the fr… read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,593 satisfied customers
I own a house in Phelan California and I had some tenants
Hi I own a house in Phelan California and I had some tenants build permenant buildings on my property. Now they abandoned the property and I want to sell it. The building permits are in my name. I nee… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
6,208 satisfied customers
The town issued a building permit shed and its poorly
The town issued a building permit for a shed and its poorly constructed as if the inspector never checked on it and I checked the property deed and there are restrictions on what is to be put on the p… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
135,669 satisfied customers
We had a shed added to our property several years ago 2005?
We had a shed added to our property several years ago 2005? We signed a contract to have solar panels installed. The company could not get a permit due to the she being installed without a permit. We … read more
Irwin Law
Irwin Law
Juris Doctor JD
7,512 satisfied customers
I have lived in my single family home for 27 years. I live
I have lived in my single family home for 27 years. I live alone as my husband passed away 15 years ago. Behind my home, there are many acres of undeveloped land. The owner recently contacted me and t… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,747 satisfied customers
My neighbors shed is on our proprerty confirmed by multiple
My neighbors shed is on our proprerty confirmed by multiple surveys. It's been there for at least 10 years since we moved in and I'm worried about adverse possession, which in maryland is 20 years. Ho… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
I own a home built in 1942. I have owned this home since 1962.
I own a home built in 1942. I have owned this home since 1962. My home was inspected in Aug 2013 and I received a letter from Building and Safety in Los Angeles stating I need to tear down my carpente… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,500 satisfied customers
Hello... My former spouse and I built a standard size garden
Hello... My former spouse and I built a standard size garden shed, with electric, on the far back corner on what we thought was our property around 2005. Admittedly we obtained no permits of any type … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
6,208 satisfied customers
After the recent storm, a member in a Community Association
After the recent storm, a member in a Community Association has notified the Association Board of trees on common property that are at risk of falling and threaten future damage to his shed. The shed … read more
max713
max713
Lawyer, Mediator, Partner, and COO
Doctoral Degree
1,179 satisfied customers
Is there a statute of limitations on code enforement. I hvae
Is there a statute of limitations on code enforement. I hvae had a shed in my yard for over seven years and now they say I need a permit for it. Do I?… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
41,353 satisfied customers
does anyone know the law regarding shed permits in Vermont
does anyone know the law regarding "shed permits" in Vermont? If a landowner put a shed up without a permit, and it is illegal...and on the property of another, should they have to removed this shed?… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,747 satisfied customers
I will have owned my house now for 7 years come end of this
I will have owned my house now for 7 years come end of this month. I bought the house without getting a survey but the title company was ok with the existing old one. The previous owner put up a shed … read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
70,753 satisfied customers
Our subdivision was created in 1970-71 . There are deed restrictions
Our subdivision was created in 1970-71 . There are deed restrictions against boats and trailors on any property in our subdivision . We do not have a home owner association as it became defunk some ye… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
70,753 satisfied customers
Looking at a wetlands property, want to build an atv course
Looking at a wetlands property, want to build an atv course on 14 acre lot. Do you think that we will run into restrictions with something like that or are the regulations against structures in genera… read more
FLACORPLAWYER
FLACORPLAWYER
Doctoral Degree
1,750 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

13,520 satisfied customers

19 years real estate, Realtor. Landlord 27 years

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

58,540 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