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New Maine Real Estate Legal Questions & Answers

Is it possible for me to purchase a few acres off a relative if their property is mortgaged?

No, if there is a mortgage, you cannot buy part of the land. The …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 18 days ago

Can I walk way from a mortage that only has my dead husband's name on it?

If his name only, not yours, was on the mortgage, you are not responsible …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Can I file a small courts claim for fees incurred from purchasing a house that was not sell-able?

This is not a claim regarding "title" to real estate--i.e. to determine who owns …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

How best to transfer property to your children?

No, you do not have to wait until you pass. A Will is just …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

Am I allowed to take down political signs placed on my property without permission?

Yes, you may do this. NO ONE may use your property, place signs or …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago