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New Rhode Island Real Estate Legal Questions & Answers

Does a 2nd mortgage juinor lien get extinguished

Yes, the foreclosure will extinguish all liens, including 2nd mortgages, HELOCs, and judgment liens …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 11 months ago

Buyer requesting money for insulating walls after she purchased my home

You are liable IF you knew about the insulation but, despite knowing of it, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

If my boyfriend and I own a home together and we separate, who is financially responsible for the mortgage?

A mortgage is a contract: whomever took out the mortgage (you; him; or both …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Dividing proceeds after a sale

Yes, as a 1/3 owner, he is entitled to 1/3 of the proceeds unless …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Can I change the locks on my house?

If you "bought a house" with her, then presumably you are both on the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago