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 want to sell my home to a home flipper, but the contract
i want to sell my home to a home flipper, but the contract is only 3 pages and that makes me worry. … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
16,322 satisfied customers
Property is in escrow closing 24th of this month. how do i
property is in escrow closing 24th of this month. how do i protect my deposit and do i have to pay current owner the full 30 days rent … read more
Jan
Jan
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
2,721 satisfied customers
In Florida, I sold a vacation rental that had rentals beyond
In Florida, I sold a vacation rental that had rentals beyond the closing date which either had paid deposits or were paid in full. The contract of sale did not address this issue or mention any prorat… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
56,869 satisfied customers
Lori - as to my questions a few days ago I was wondering
Hi Lori - as a follow up to my questions a few days ago I was wondering would the language below - either attached as an addendum to the purchase agreement contract or as a stand-alone document be leg… read more
Lori
Lori
Juris Doctor
16,296 satisfied customers
For "Attyadvisor" only. I am on the buyer's side and there
For "Attyadvisor" only. I am on the buyer's side and there is a modification that was sent from seller's attorney requesting that the tax prorations are based upon an amount reflecting an appealed and… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
13,736 satisfied customers
My 23yr old daughter and her 2 babies moved into an
My 23yr old daughter and her 2 babies moved into an apartment on a month to month lease. The owner did not disclose that the property was for sale and in escrow and she has now been evicted after the … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
31,481 satisfied customers
My wife and I are selling a house in Missouri. It is currently
My wife and I are selling a house in Missouri. It is currently occupied by renters, who are military. Long story short, the renters cannot vacate the house until 9 days after the scheduled closing dat… read more
LawEducator
LawEducator
151,797 satisfied customers
I am selling a commercial office building in Orange County,
I am selling a commercial office building in Orange County, California. The Association has implemented a special assessment that has a pay period just a couple days before closing. This is for work t… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
51,310 satisfied customers
My rental property in Texas was sold but the tenant still owes
My rental property in Texas was sold but the tenant still owes me $700. Is it the property management responsibility to collect the rent? Should I need to tell the new owner. What do I need to do to c… read more
Andrea, Esq.
Andrea, Esq.
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
10,512 satisfied customers
My renting duplex is in short sale, I rent one section of the
My renting duplex is in short sale, I rent one section of the duplex. After open house, a buyer-investor (who offered to keep us-current tenants after the sale was final) came by and presented herself… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
16,322 satisfied customers
NEVADA - We just closed escrow on a bank owned property from
NEVADA - We just closed escrow on a bank owned property from FHLMC (Freddie Mac). There is a month-to-month rental agreement with FHLMC & the occupants which states that either party can give a 30 Not… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
16,322 satisfied customers
Hi, This is an issue about short-sale transaction. Im buyer
Hi, This is an issue about short-sale transaction. I'm buyer for short-sale property. I signed the loan doc three days ago and found I was scammed by seller's listing agent. Escrow was closed yesterda… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
56,869 satisfied customers
A is the buyer of a rental property. The property is a REO
A is the buyer of a rental property. The property is a REO and was sold through Auction. The tenant was being evicted during escrow and escrow closed before the tenant is evicted, and no rents nor dep… read more
Irwin Law
Irwin Law
Juris Doctor JD
7,973 satisfied customers
I need a real estate contract questioned answered by someone
I need a real estate contract questioned answered by someone familiar with CA Real Estate Purchase Agreements… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
37,075 satisfied customers
I purchased a vacant lot and was paid by the seller for the
I purchased a vacant lot and was paid by the seller for the prorated property taxes for the previous year. After the purchase, the county revised the assessment on the property downward. The sellers n… read more
JBaxLaw
JBaxLaw
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,080 satisfied customers
buying a house in AZ, currently in escrow, with existing tenant,
buying a house in AZ, currently in escrow, with existing tenant, should I withold the sale until seller evicts tenant? I would like tenant to remain under current rental agreement with seller, however… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
20,957 satisfied customers
I am currently in escrow on a lease option. We have leased
I am currently in escrow on a lease option. We have leased the home for 12 months, and per our agreement made multiple upgrades to the home adding over approximately $100k in equity to the house. The … read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Partner
Doctoral Degree
96,278 satisfied customers
I am trying to purchase a home in Lucas County Ohio and the ...
I am trying to purchase a home in Lucas County Ohio and the seller has accepted my offer (not yet signed) but want to keep possession of the property for 30 days after closing. My realtor says this is… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
9,400 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

16,322 satisfied customers

21 years real estate, Realtor. Landlord 29 years

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

11,385 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

4,546 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of experience including real estate law.

ScottyMacESQ

ScottyMacESQ

Lawyer

2,810 satisfied customers

Licensed General Practice Attorney, Texas

LawyerWriter

LawyerWriter

Lawyer

1,772 satisfied customers

Over 40 years experience in construction and real estate

< 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