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
Real Estate contract question in Ohio. Have a contract but
Have a contract but now i've been sent an amendment … read more
Eric Schneider
Eric Schneider
JD
1,380 satisfied customers
I have a real estate question I'm president of an HOA we
I have a real estate question I'm president of an HOA we have a lease form that a new tenant is supposed to fill out before they move in. However the owner lives out of state and the real estate agent… read more
ProfessorEsq
ProfessorEsq
Managing Attorney
JD
13,059 satisfied customers
Are all offers wether verbal or written supposed to be
Are all offers wether verbal or written supposed to be submitted to the seller? … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
147,066 satisfied customers
I am in the process of selling my own property and I am not
Second opinion] I am in the process of selling my own property and I am not a licensed real estate broker or agent (i.e., for sale by owner). Is it legal (both Florida and Federal law) to offer a "ref… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,642 satisfied customers
Florida Real Estate Law Question: if someone is a licensed
Florida Real Estate Law Question: Hello, if someone is a licensed real estate sales agent in Florida buying a house somewhere in Florida jointly with a sibling through another realtor ( the licensed b… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
10,979 satisfied customers
Im in the process of getting a real estate sales associate
I'm in the process of getting a real estate sales associate licence. I would prefer to advertise my LLC (possibly hire other agents and grow my company) rather than putting my name out there. What's t… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
37,075 satisfied customers
I previously asked you a question relating to a house I own
I previously asked you a question relating to a house I own in Florida that I am renting. My previous question was about the pool and the fact that the renters are consistently not locking the gate to… read more
WiseOwl58
WiseOwl58
JD Honors Graduate
6,208 satisfied customers
In Florida: Who pays the buyers broker fee? Is it included
In Florida: Who pays the buyer's broker fee? Is it included in the home sale price and paid by the seller? Is there a law about it or it changes with different agents?… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
15,642 satisfied customers
I am looking for an opinion from a Florida real estate attorney
I am looking for an opinion from a Florida real estate attorney only. If you are not a member of the Florida Bar please do not answer. I am a real estate broker that sells many bank owned properties e… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
20,957 satisfied customers
I backed out of a contract due to loan not available at
Hello- I backed out of a contract due to loan not available at closing time. I would like my escrow returned. Seller wants to settle $1000 out of a $3000 escrow. I don't want to do that. I want my esc… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
20,957 satisfied customers
In Washington State law, when is a real estate offer considered
In Washington State law, when is a real estate offer considered received by the seller's agent. When it is delivered to selling agents office?… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
19,214 satisfied customers
I live in Florida, and I entered into an Exclusive Right To Sell contract to sell my
I live in Florida, and I entered into an Exclusive Right To Sell contract to sell my condo with a local agent. I requested to cancel my listing with her as was an option in my contract because I did n… read more
PAX Attorney
PAX Attorney
Attorney
Juris Doctor (JD)
956 satisfied customers
I am a first time buyer and have no idea what Im doing. I
I am a first time buyer and have no idea what I'm doing. I have found 8+ acres in Gadsden county Florida that I am ready to make an offer on. What should I know before I make the offer?… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,384 satisfied customers
We have an agent representing us for the house we are selling
We have an agent representing us for the house we are selling and the house we want to buy. We are not trusting him, the paper work has wrong dates, incorrect amounts,he is not giving us copies of inf… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
19,214 satisfied customers
Hi, Im a maryland licensed real estate agent that was informally
Hi, I'm a maryland licensed real estate agent that was informally working with two florida real estate agent(s) who have a potential buyer for a florida commercial real estate portfolio. I have a conn… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
48,969 satisfied customers
Mothers home was forclosed but no buyer, I contracted the
Mother's home was forclosed but no buyer, I contracted the real estate agent and asked if they would agree to sell it to me. They told the agent that if I could show them that I could get pre-approval… read more
Jill Schaffer
Jill Schaffer
Lawyer and R.E. Property Owner/Manager
JD Law Degree
56 satisfied customers
im in the process of purchasing a residential property in
i'm in the process of purchasing a residential property in Florida.I'm a licensed real estate sale associate and ibuy the property for my own LLC.Do i have to disclose the fact ,that the buyer and the… read more
Joseph Leon
Joseph Leon
Member
Juris Doctorate
270 satisfied customers
I placed an offer to buy a house in Florida that was ...
I placed an offer to buy a house in Florida that was on short sale. I live in Wisconsin. The contract was contingent on seller obtaining bank lenders approval for the transaction. There were two mortg… read more
Flagbridge-RE
Flagbridge-RE
Principal Consultant
B.Kin, B.C.L, C. Neg, C. Med, C. A
1,786 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

15,642 satisfied customers

21 years real estate, Realtor. Landlord 29 years

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

10,979 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

4,384 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of experience including real estate law.

ScottyMacESQ

ScottyMacESQ

Lawyer

2,776 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