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 recieved a notification in my mail from HOA that I
HI! I recieved a notification in my mail from HOA that I committed a violation. I am just wondering how can I fight it and what are my rights. … read more
KLAW
KLAW
Juris Doctorate
4,174 satisfied customers
Thank you for your time in advance! We live in an HOA in the
We live in an HOA in the San Diego area and have been doing short term rentals for about 3 years. We were found to be Non-compliant with the CC&Rs, and fined substantially. About a year ago, we decided to be in compliance, and stopped doing any sort of short term rentals. However, we changed to doing 30 day rentals or longer, and have been doing that for a year. … read more
legalgems
legalgems
Juris Doctorate
21,208 satisfied customers
Only to "socrateaser" This is what I received today from the
Only to "socrateaser"This is what I received today from the HOA presidentYeah, we didn't amend the CC&R's and record an amendment. We simply granted a variance by simple majority, and have now rescind… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
Lawyer
41,599 satisfied customers
I am the recently appointed president of a small HOA in
Hello, I am the recently appointed president of a small HOA in Itasca. Seventeen homes on a privately owned road and lake that is owned by equally by the homeowners. We are looking to prevent short-te… read more
Lori
Lori
Juris Doctor
10,458 satisfied customers
After 10 years of moving into our new home. The Management
After 10 years of moving into our new home. The Management company running the HOA is saying all homes built with one tree in the front yard were in violation of the CC&Rs where two trees are required… read more
AttyHeather
AttyHeather
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
637 satisfied customers
I have a question about my HOA rules. My HOA has put a
Hi, I have a question about my HOA rules. My HOA has put a couple of new rules, ( not by laws) that ONLY apply to renters and not the owners. For example, renters can NOT have any pets on the property… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
Lawyer
41,599 satisfied customers
My HOA is saying that I can't rent Airbnb. To be able to
My HOA is saying that I can't rent Airbnb. To be able to rent it must be 30 days or longer. But I'm living there where I do Airbnb. How can they tell me what I can do inside my home when I'm there? Al… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
I have a property that I rent out to travelers as a short
I have a property that I rent out to travelers as a short term rental (under 30 days). A few people in our City have decided that this right should be terminated. There are approximately 25 short term… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,441 satisfied customers
My deed was recorded with one set of covenants that were in
My deed was recorded with one set of covenants that were in play at the time in other areas of the development. I have copies of the deeds of the previous two owners of my property showing a different… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
11,394 satisfied customers
We own a condo in Incline Village, NV, which is in a 30 unit
We own a condo in Incline Village, NV, which is in a 30 unit association, composed of duplex attached, multi-bedroom units (not a tower or apt. building type). We were recently notified that a) the HO… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
I installed laminate flooring on main floor of a condo the living room is above
I installed laminate flooring on main floor of a condo for which the living room is above another neighbor. Neither the CC&Rs nor the Architectural Guidelines state any flooring restrictions. Can the … read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
Lawyer
41,599 satisfied customers
Condo (condo-hotel) association started fighting with owners,
Condo (condo-hotel) association started fighting with owners, who either rent themselves, or uses the unit or lets family members use it. It is getting nasty. The Declaration of Condominium states ""N… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
does SB-150 protect rental rights or changes to Rules by HOA for periodic short term renta
does SB-150 protect rental rights or changes to Rules by HOA for periodic short term rental if no rules existed when purchasing my California residence. Can HOA claim short term rental is operating a … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
28,398 satisfied customers
I own a condo in a complex governed by CC&Rs. My neighbor
I own a condo in a complex governed by CC&Rs. My neighbor purchased his condo directly next to mine but does not live there. His primary home is in another town. There are a constant flow of guests st… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
Lawyer
41,599 satisfied customers
What does California real estate law say about noise disturbance in general or at night in
What does California real estate law say about noise disturbance in general or at night in condominium complexes or HOAs? Is there any overriding protection in CA state law when an HOA's CC&Rs/bylaws … read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
11,394 satisfied customers
Can a Home owners association in a residential neighborhood paint a curb Red for no parkin
Can a Home owners association in a residential neighborhood paint a curb Red for no parking in front of a private residence?… read more
ScottyMacESQ
ScottyMacESQ
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,709 satisfied customers
Thank you for your time. I need to know if CC&R for a Community
Thank you for your time. I need to know if CC&R for a Community Trump City Ordinances/Laws. County Ordinances/Law, & State Law?… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
139,884 satisfied customers
i purchased a home in a small incorporated city in tx, prior
i purchased a home in a small incorporated city in tx, prior to the purchase i inquired about cc&r regulations for the development/community. the city officals I spoke with--as well as my real estate … read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 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

14,441 satisfied customers

19 years real estate, Realtor. Landlord 27 years

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

10,072 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

5,005 satisfied customers

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

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

4,121 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of experience including real estate law.

ScottyMacESQ

ScottyMacESQ

Lawyer

2,709 satisfied customers

Licensed General Practice Attorney, Texas

J. Warren

J. Warren

Lawyer

1,293 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