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 own a restaurant that comes with two suites. i can no
i own a restaurant that comes with two suites. i can no longer afford the other suite nor do i use it. my lease is up in august 2020, can i tell my landlord that i no longer need that space and do not… read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
4,497 satisfied customers
I have a joint mortgate with my family on a 6 family
Hello, I have a joint mortgate with my family on a 6 family apartment building. The 3 of our names are ***** ***** We recently did a refinance. I am now looking to buy my own first home.....trying to find out how can I do that? When I won't be eligible for a FHA loan. I have never claimed the building on my taxes. I would like to know what are my options? How soon can I try to get approved for a mortgage loan? And how can I go about doing that. Thank you … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
141,187 satisfied customers
I own a commercial construction corporation in PA. We
Hello. I own a commercial construction corporation in PA. We erected a commercial building in NJ as a subcontractor. Our contract is not with the owner (whose business is in NJ) but instead with the c… read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
13,271 satisfied customers
I am located in New Mexico - we own a commercial building
I am located in New Mexico - we own a commercial building that we have leased out. The tenants are behind on rent and we are wanting to start the eviction process but want to be sure we are doing it l… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,576 satisfied customers
I am live on an IMD building covered by loft law and I have
hello I am live on an IMD building covered by loft law and I have a dispute with my landlord … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
141,187 satisfied customers
Can a landlord change locks on a tenant who is leasing from
Can a landlord change locks on a tenant who is leasing from them. This is a commercial building … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,576 satisfied customers
This question involves a lease agreement between 2 businesses,
This question involves a lease agreement between 2 businesses, (LLC's). The lease agreement was for a specific building / warehouse. The lessee undisputedly defaulted on its payments but did not get a… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Our company rented out half of our building. It has been rented
Our company rented out half of our building. It has been rented for about 7 years. It was done on a month to month basis with no lease agreement. The renter called and gave me a 30 day notice. He also… read more
ScottyMacESQ
ScottyMacESQ
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,717 satisfied customers
We own a rental house in Rhode Island and live in New York.
We own a rental house in Rhode Island and live in New York. We are meeting with a lawyer in NY to update our will and look into converting assets to trust to secure for our young children. We want to … read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
hello, about 3 mnths ago my husband and i signed a sub lease
hello, about 3 mnths ago my husband and i signed a sub lease agreement on a commercial warehouse. we just recently discovered that the original leaser has not paid rent for 2 going on 3 mnths now. the… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
36,777 satisfied customers
I have a major noise problem with a commercial tenant downstairs
I have a major noise problem with a commercial tenant downstairs in my building... I live in a mixed use co op in NYC. There is a written article of house rules for both the commercial tenants and the… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
45,535 satisfied customers
This is a real estate question specific to San Francisco.
This is a real estate question specific to San Francisco. In a six unit building zoned neighborhood commercial--does it make sense to convert two ground level apartments to commercial use, creating tw… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
8,266 satisfied customers
How would I find out or what/where would I look for information re
How would I find out or what/where would I look for information re: illegal co-op conversion in Manhattan? Thank you.… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,811 satisfied customers
I am looking to purchase a multi-family (8) house in Brooklyn
I am looking to purchase a multi-family (8) house in Brooklyn ( 1031 exchange) within the next couple of months and am thinking of a condo conversion down the road. What should I consider now to make … read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,811 satisfied customers
My family is renting a converted barn apartment. There are
My family is renting a converted barn apartment. There are two units(including ours) in the building and a house on the property. We've signed a one year commercial lease and made the necessary deposi… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
I am a commercial tenant in Los Angeles. Renewing my lease
I am a commercial tenant in Los Angeles. Renewing my lease Option for 5 years, but there's a chance the building could be sold before my Option is up. What should I write into the Option language to t… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 satisfied customers
If I buy an IMD building in NYC , can I move those tenants
If I buy an IMD building in NYC , can I move those tenants out by moving myself in in owner occupy. And if I have two owners can we both move in under owner occupy and take over 2 of the 3 IMD tenants… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,576 satisfied customers
Is there a City Law passed in January 08, that specifies a $
Is there a law that states if a landlord, was warned of a condition that a tenant complained about on numerous occasions. It was also punishable by a $5,000 fine. This was a law passed by the New York… read more
Jane Doe Deer
Jane Doe Deer
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
3,870 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

14,576 satisfied customers

19 years real estate, Realtor. Landlord 27 years

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

10,172 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

4,155 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of experience including real estate law.

ScottyMacESQ

ScottyMacESQ

Lawyer

2,717 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