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New Michigan Real Estate Legal Questions & Answers

Can a county ordinance passed long after my house was built devalue my home?

Yes, this is legal. The government has substantial power (called the "police power," though …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 12 days ago

Under what circumstances can you keep the buyer's deposit?

If he fails to close by the closing date, you may keep the deposit. …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

I put an accepted offer on a home. Seller is still showing home and agent still has it listed for sale.

It is perfectly legal: the seller cannot SELL the home to someone else unless …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Can I be ticketed by my township for not cleaning my lawn if I have been injured and am incapable of cleaning my lawn?

Yes, you can be. Your obligation to make sure your lawn is clean--not to …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago