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New Maine Real Estate Legal Questions & Answers

I co-own unimproved property in state of Maine my partner has not payed taxes in 8 yrs what r my options

Just because you paid the tax bill doesn't mean that your co-owner no longerhas …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Removing your name from a mortgage loan

A mortgage is a contract. Like any other contract, it may only be modified--including …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

How can I force the sale of a jointly owned home?

You can file an action for "partition". This is a legal remedy that is …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 years ago

selling house

The answer is yes: any *income* (in this context, profit) you make is reported …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 years ago

Year house was built?

You can sue the seller for fraud.  Fraud is the intentional misrepresentation of a …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 years ago