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 suspect my brother was cheated 1/2 share of his property
I suspect my brother was cheated 1/2 share of his property in SF by his ex-wife and daughter. I believe he did not fully understand the difference between the grant deed and the revocable living trust… read more
Irwin Law
Irwin Law
Juris Doctor JD
7,428 satisfied customers
We bought a property (6.5 acres) with a home on it last
We bought a property (6.5 acres) with a home on it last June. We asked what the property included and were sent a photo of the corner of an old survey that showed the boundary lines. Turns out that 3 … read more
Attorney 1
Attorney 1
3,484 satisfied customers
I purchased my home back in 1999 and I refinanced in 2009
I purchased my home back in 1999 and I refinanced in 2009 adding her to the mortgage. She passed away in 2013. In 2014 I completely paid off my home. When I remarried in 2015 and tried to take out equ… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
23,984 satisfied customers
My daughter and her soon to be X husband purchased a home in
My daughter and her soon to be X husband purchased a home in July of 2018. He had bad credit and hers was good so the mortgage is in her name. Their agreement was that he would pay the mortgage pmts a… read more
Lori
Lori
Juris Doctor
7,552 satisfied customers
I am a Georgia homeowner getting he homestead exemption on
I am a Georgia homeowner getting he homestead exemption on my property. This week I will be purchasing a different property that I plan to have my fiancée use to live in. I wish for her to get the hom… read more
Michael Bradley
Michael Bradley
retired
Doctoral Degree
4,704 satisfied customers
My real daddy passed away oct 17, 2017 whom own the house in
My real daddy passed away oct 17, 2017 whom own the house in his name for sured. His wife lived with him and her son which he is grow. She died 2 week ago and she not buried yet. I know my name is ***… read more
LawyerWriter
LawyerWriter
Doctoral Degree
752 satisfied customers
If an owner of a home with a reverse mortgage on it, quit
hi - if an owner of a home with a reverse mortgage on it, quit claims their interest to a 3rd party - without informing the mortgage company - is that legal? who owns the home? who does the reverse mo… read more
Olivia Kent
Olivia Kent
Managing Partner
Doctoral Degree
13,132 satisfied customers
Well it's complicated but i will try to explain the best i
well it's complicated but i will try to explain the best i can. … read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,296 satisfied customers
A 17yr. Old totals out car not her fault and is to receive
A 17yr. Old totals out car not her fault and is to receive a large settelment. A year goes by waiting for girl to be released medically before final settelement occurs. Meantime father hesitantly sign… read more
Loren
Loren
41,355 satisfied customers
My wife and I own what has been our primary residence for 9.5
My wife and I own what has been our primary residence for 9.5 years, in Marion County (Ocala) Florida, and have Homestead exemption for same. This tax year (2013) I appealed to the Value Adjustment Bo… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
10,749 satisfied customers
MY HUSBAND AND I WERE MARRIED 65 YEARS WHEN HE DIED DEC 29,
MY HUSBAND AND I WERE MARRIED 65 YEARS WHEN HE DIED DEC 29, 2011. PRIOR TO HIS DEATH, I HAD A STROKE IN 2005. HE INHERITED PROPERTY FROM HIS FATHER IN 1971 AND WE HAD LIVED ON THAT LAND ALL OUR MARRIE… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
My father is sick and he needs to move out of state to live
My father is sick and he needs to move out of state to live with me. He is just going to leave his house due to real estate agent telling him that they cannot sell his home for what he owes on it and … read more
cfortunato
cfortunato
J.D.
7,967 satisfied customers
I have a FHA backed mortgage from 2001( in Colorado). My mother
I have a FHA backed mortgage from 2001( in Colorado). My mother co-signed my loan, but she is retired and lives in Pittsburgh. In 2005 I filed Chapter 7 bankruptcy. I am married, & back in May my husb… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
36,459 satisfied customers
Hello, Before I married my wife (we got married in 2006),
Hello, Before I married my wife (we got married in 2006), she wanted to give her Florida property to her daughter. But the property was half owned by her now ex-boy friend (ex). The ex also agreed to … read more
cfortunato
cfortunato
J.D.
7,967 satisfied customers
Is there anyway to legally add an individual to an existing
Is there anyway to legally add an individual to an existing home mortgage loan without the transition becoming a sale subject to subsequent tax modification?… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
My newly married wife owns some homes with her IRA. My daughter,
My newly married wife owns some homes with her IRA. My daughter, which would be her step daughter now is 21 and has a husband with 2 kids and are now homeless. If they were to move into one of these h… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,844 satisfied customers
My husband and I live in Florida and are 61-62 years of age.
My husband and I live in Florida and are 61-62 years of age. Our home is mortgage it's value. We are retiring soon. If we return this home to the bank can they attach any of our other assets? 401K, re… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
69,773 satisfied customers
Niece & her family have been living in my fathers home for
Niece & her family have been living in my father's home for the last 5 years. It is technically mine&my sisters with him having life rights. Their agrmt was to pay $200 & maintain the home. (neither o… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
69,773 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

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