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
Can I sell my 2 family house dispite title reflecting 2 UCC1
Can I sell my 2 family house dispite title reflecting 2 UCC1 mechanical liens that are INVALID and are over 2 years old. We never had any construction done on our house nor do we owe anything to anyon… read more
Joseph Esq.
Joseph Esq.
Real Estate Attorney
Juris Doctorate
137 satisfied customers
I have a judgment against me for a business loan 45000, the
I have a judgment against me for a business loan 45000, the loan was obtained in my name but I never signed anything, the lawyer is now trying to have judge sell my house. the house is with $260 and m… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,107 satisfied customers
I have a lien on a house in Texas as part of a home owner
I have a lien on a house in Texas as part of a home owner finance deal. The term has passed and the loan came due in June. The borrower/home owner has proposed that we sell the house and split the pro… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
5,000 satisfied customers
I live in Greenville sc ,I have a house that I want to sell I
I live in Greenville sc ,I have a house that I want to sell I have 60000 in equity after paying off my 2 mortgages .I m current on both of them. I have 2 personal judgments against me for a prior fail… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
6,208 satisfied customers
Sale of property with disputed liens....how is this handled?
sale of property with disputed liens....how is this handled? options? foreclosure with disputed lien? distressed sale with disputed lien? are escrows typically used? what other mechanisms? what is ris… read more
Irwin Law
Irwin Law
Juris Doctor JD
7,635 satisfied customers
I part own a rental property in Easton Maryland with a business
I part own a rental property in Easton Maryland with a business partner, the mortgage is in my name only but both our names are ***** ***** deed. Unfortunately, my biz partner has got into financial d… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
5,000 satisfied customers
A lien was placed on my home after I was divorced. If the property
A lien was placed on my home after I was divorced. If the property is sold would I be able to receive my share of the equity? Do I have to sell my property? can I refinance the property and pay the li… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
11,256 satisfied customers
my ex-wife and i divorced 2 and a half years ago. we still
my ex-wife and i divorced 2 and a half years ago. we still jointly own a home which she was residing in but has since moved out of. I had worked out a deal with her last year in which I would refinanc… read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,725 satisfied customers
Hi I need assistance completing a Real Estate sale contract
Hi I need assistance completing a Real Estate sale contract for a NY single family residence I am purchasing.… read more
Andrea, Esq.
Andrea, Esq.
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
10,512 satisfied customers
Hello, my name is XXXXX XXXXX i am an owner of a mason supply
Hello, my name is XXXXX XXXXX i am an owner of a mason supply in new york. On April 12th, 2012 i delivered material on a job site, the contractor last minute was unavailable to pay the driver, we left… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
54,299 satisfied customers
In California, Homestead Declaration for Single Person: 1)When can I file Homestead Dec
In California, Homestead Declaration for Single Person: 1)When can I file Homestead Declaration – as soon as after close of escrow of the purchase? File anytime especially after loan payoff? Each time… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
3,923 satisfied customers
I am a divorcee,live in Fla. divorced 7/06. The home was refin
I am a divorcee,live in Fla. divorced 7/06. The home was refin into my name,as I am the primary parent,at that time with 3 dependent children. I DID Not want to sell the home and divide the assets the… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
not really sure what to do...there was work done on our property
not really sure what to do...there was work done on our property by a plumber (we hired him to fix a faucet...and he ended up retrenching??? Work that we neither needed nor wanted and then a bill was … read more
GoLaw
GoLaw
Doctoral Degree
751 satisfied customers
what happens to a lien on a property when the property is sold
what happens to a lien on a property when the property is sold but there is not enough equity to pay off the liens / note on the home. Example, note = 750K, lien 1 = 24K, lien 2 = 26K, total= 800K, ho… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
How long is a mechanics lien filed on raw land valid for.
How long is a mechanics lien filed on raw land valid for. I am looking to purchase some BOH approved building lots which have a mechanics lien on them filed by the engineering firm. The liens were fil… read more
Maverick
Maverick
Doctoral Degree
8,059 satisfied customers
My old employer owes me $30k. We had a written agreement.
My old employer owes me $30k. We had a written agreement. His home is getting foreclosed on and this not equity. Can/should I put a lien against his property before it sells?… read more
Maverick
Maverick
Doctoral Degree
8,059 satisfied customers
We recently had an invalid mechanics lien filed on our home
We recently had an invalid mechanics lien filed on our home in Missouri. It was filed more than a year and a half after the contractor was fired. We were not served or noticed up of lien. There wasn't… read more
NYLAWLADY
NYLAWLADY
attorney solo practice nyc
Doctoral Degree
685 satisfied customers
I am an architect in San Francisco and had placed a ...
I am an architect in San Francisco and had placed a Mechanic''s Lien on a property when the client refused to pay their bills for our services. They now owe us about $11000. Normally a mechanic''s lie… read more
Winston Mortain
Winston Mortain
Doctoral Degree
342 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