Questions Answered by Elizabeth Tarasi

Q: Re. Pa Real Estate -- learned co-ownership of condo is tenancy in common.

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Mar 3, 2019
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
File a corrected deed to state joint tenants with the right of survivorship. Yes both parties must agree and execute the deed.

Q: My mother and girlfriend own a house together. I slipped on ice and broke me ankle requiring surgery. Can I sue

4 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Feb 16, 2019
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
If they were negligent you may be able to sue them. Do you know if they have homeowners insurance. They should report the incident to their homeowners carrier.

Q: How do I have a deed put into the estate's name, in order to sell it and have it transferred to the buyer?

2 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Feb 10, 2019
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
You pay a lawyer to do it. Hopefully there was an estate opened.

Q: I am a sole heir administering an estate with no will. Do I need to transfer a home into my name before selling it?

2 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Feb 10, 2019
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
The deed should be in the estates name and be transferred from the estate.

Q: If the defendant appeals a small claims judgement can I ask for the remainder of the punitive damages be awarded also?

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Feb 6, 2019
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
Yes the appeal from small claims is Like you are starting the case from the beginning.

Q: death due to negligence

1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents and Wrongful Death for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Feb 6, 2019
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
The car accident was the cause of her untimely death not the fact that she was in the car going to an interview.

Q: deed written as joint tenants with right of survivorship

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Feb 4, 2019
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
Yes if the POA gave her the power to transact real estate

Q: How do you transfer a real estate deed to a court appointed administrator when the deceased did not have a will in PA?

2 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning and Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Jan 24, 2019
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
Talk to your attorney he should help you navigate this.

Q: Pa. Father dies during divorce decree (final order 2008) cause has been established more than two years separated

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law and Probate for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Jan 23, 2019
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
..."Executor comes along in 2016 for mother’s estate claiming owner ship of fathers house lower court gives it to them." The house would go to mothers ..."real or residual remaining"....

Q: If an LLC (with a land lease stating the lease cannot be sold) is sold, does this also mean the lease is sold? Breach?

1 Answer | Asked in Business Law, Contracts, Mergers & Acquisitions and Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Jan 8, 2019
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
Who is the current landlord? Please give me a call in my office. Your transaction seems a little more involved than can be done in a message forum. My office number is 412-391-7135

Q: We bought a used car. It had 30,000 miles on it. Turns out after bringing it to Nissan because of smoke issue the car

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Products Liability and Lemon Law for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Jan 6, 2019
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
Call a lemon lawyer. That type of attorney handles these issues

Q: He no and is living in the house and he will not pay me my half of the house . We both own have half of the house.

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Dec 26, 2018
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
The deed to the house is in both names? You will need to file an action against him to buy you out. I charge $250 an hour. I would need a retainer to get started. My office is located at 510 Third Avenue Pittsburgh Pa. 15219. 412-391-7135 - call for an appointment.

Q: Copies of bills that he is saying I own him

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Dec 26, 2018
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
Did he do the work? What kind of services?

Q: If a trial just happen and the other counsel didn't give any documentary exhibits pre marked prior to trial.

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Dec 26, 2018
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
You need to object to the admission of the documentary evidence when it is being offered into evidence at trial. The Judge will decide if the admission is prejudicial, relevant and admissible.

Had you ever seen these documents before? Did you have an attorney representing you?

Q: If you go to trial and the other lawyer doesn't send you any of the document what should be done about.

2 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania on
Answered on Dec 24, 2018
Elizabeth Tarasi's answer
You needed to object at the time he gave the documents to the judge.

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