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New Illinois Real Estate Legal Questions & Answers

How does a deed and mortgage work?

The deed determines ownership; the mortgage determines who has to pay the loan. If …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Can i buy a house even when my name still appears on my ex wife house back in 2007?

Legally, you can buy the house; but you might not get a loan (so …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

What are my rights as a buyer regarding a price change?

If you have a contract with a set price and you have been complying …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

What rights would my ex have to my house?

If the title is in both your names, it is NOT your house: it …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago