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 am scheduled for closing on a refinance of my home
I am scheduled for closing on a refinance of my home tomorrow. According to the appraiser, which was done several weeks ago, the underwriter has forced him to change his appraisal of the property befo… read more
LawyerWriter
LawyerWriter
Doctoral Degree
915 satisfied customers
I learned that the interest rate for refinancing a house is
Good morning,I learned that the interest rate for refinancing a house is on the rise for this year of 2019. Two financial institutions estimated 4%, and 4.125% so far. My current rate is 3.75%, but th… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
38,375 satisfied customers
Do I have to sign an addendum to a buyers possession
Do I have to sign an addendum to a buyers possession agreement if closing goes past 10 days.!… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
11,114 satisfied customers
I agreed to purchase a house 3 bedroom 2 bath 1850 square
I agreed to purchase a house 3 bedroom 2 bath 1850 square foot house for $475,000. The seller of the house was also the listing agent. He had bought the house in foreclosure, renovated it and was now … read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
11,114 satisfied customers
I have an offer via email to sell my timeshare at Peppertree
I have an offer via email to sell my timeshare at Peppertree villas at Atlantic beach ,N C. The offer is from ***** *****.ph***-***-****. He is a rep from Mission Resort Sales, ph***-***-****. I have … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,330 satisfied customers
I got a preapproval loan letter from abank and then when it
I got a preapproval loan letter from abank and then when it cam time to disburse the loan they did said they made a mistake and this was 2 days before closing so we were out of a place to stay and wen… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
38,375 satisfied customers
I have been in Loan Modification . Actually, second
I have been in Loan Modification for years. Actually, second time in modification. Bank is Wells Fargo. I'll spare you the details of the hoops and ineptitude of the bank, you've heard it all before. … read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
53,982 satisfied customers
My wife and I are considering a strategic foreclosure on our
My wife and I are considering a strategic foreclosure on our home in Texas and need some advice to see if it's the correct decision. To make a long story short, I owe my ex back child support as deter… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
13,520 satisfied customers
Can a mortgage company use foreclosures in a bankruptcy against
Can a mortgage company use foreclosures in a bankruptcy against you when you are applying for a mortgage. My personal credit etc is perfect after my bankruptch 3 years ago. They are contemplating deny… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
I have been working with a mortgage lender in the state of
I have been working with a mortgage lender in the state of MA over the past 6 weeks trying to get a VA loan using my VA eligibility (which I have never used) The following facts are germane: -Excellen… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
I just found a couple of days ago that 30 years ago the tax
I just found a couple of days ago that 30 years ago the tax assessor collector in Nueces County in Texas made a mistake calculating the acreage on a parcel of land I own. They added about 5 acres and … read more
JBaxLaw
JBaxLaw
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,080 satisfied customers
I purchased a home in 2006 for $200,000. It just appraised
I purchased a home in 2006 for $200,000. It just appraised for $173,000. I have a primary mortgage with a balance of $125,000 and an equity line of $60,000 for a total of $185,000. The mortgage is wit… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,286 satisfied customers
Can a mortgage company require a second appraisal for refinancing
Can a mortgage company require a second appraisal for refinancing purposes and ask the client to pay for both?… read more
Jack R.
Jack R.
Partner
Juris Doctor
6,136 satisfied customers
Hi, Prologue Six years ago, my wife and I moved to AZ and
Hi, Prologue Six years ago, my wife and I moved to AZ and bought a home in Suprise. Two years later we sold the home and bought a home jointly with her parents. We own half the home and the other half… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
36,634 satisfied customers
i was just served a eviction summons/non-residential today
i was just served a eviction summons/non-residential today for the house that i currently rent. what does the non-residential mean if this is a residential house we live in… read more
J.Hazelbaker
J.Hazelbaker
Doctoral Degree
4,367 satisfied customers
Subject Mortgage %Rate Lock $500.00 Cancellation Fee Can
Subject: Mortgage %Rate Lock $500.00 Cancellation Fee? Can AmeriSave Mortgage Co. actually hit me up with that fee for canceling? I have paid them $375.00 for an appraisal of my property and $35.00 fo… read more
Marsha411JD
Marsha411JD
Doctoral Degree
21,309 satisfied customers
My wife has two houses in Miami Florida, one with her brother
My wife has two houses in Miami Florida, one with her brother and one on her own. Here are the questions on them: House with Brother.. -They took out a loan on the house about 4 years ago. They have t… read more
David L
David L
Doctoral Degree
1,604 satisfied customers
We had asked a bank for a sellers concession and the bank
We had asked a bank for a seller's concession and the bank after 49 days said that the appraisal had come in lower than the amount so that they would cut the seller's concession in half but warned tha… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
73,319 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