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New Iowa Real Estate Legal Questions & Answers

seller retaining earnest money if buyer backs out

There is no easy answer to your question. By the plain terms of the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 29 days ago

Can you take legal action against a previous owner of a home, after the Closing?

You can sue the seller (previous owner) for fraud.  Fraud is the intentional misrepresentation …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

What are my options on removing my name from a mortgage?

You can't "remove" your name from the mortgage: the mortgage was an agreement between …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

I Lease land from the City. Can I post a Private Property Sign on this land?

1) Anyone who leases land may put up a "private property" or "no trespassing" …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 months ago