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New New York Real Estate Legal Questions & Answers

Can my neighbor put a fence along our property line?

She can do this so long as it does not violate any local construction …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

Can my husband get my name off the deed without me knowing if he refinances in his own name only?

No, no one, not even a spouse, can legally remove another person from a …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

I'm buying a new home and my well test came back with bacteria, can I walk away if the seller won't install a new well?

It depends: is there anything in the contract of sale, such as (for example) …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

Can I force the sale of my house if I co-own it with someone else and I want to sell but they don't?

When joint owners cannot agree as to ownership matters, the law provides the legal …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago