Blog Posts in "Questions & Answers"

12 Feb 2016

Subcontractor Mechanics Lien

I am a subcontractor who has not been paid for my work. Can I place a lien on the homeowner’s property? […]

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1 Feb 2016

Suing A Builder For Fraudulent Practices

Can I sue a builder for deceitful and fraudulent business practices? […]

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12 Dec 2015

General Contractor Poor Work Issue

I signed a contract with a general contractor to have some renovation work done in my Massachusetts home. The contract had a clause stating the general contractor could not be sued and the general contractor would not be held responsible for any problems with the work done to my home. […]

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3 Sep 2015

Neighborhood Noise From Fire Pits

We purchased an end unit condo in Barnstable County. After we moved in, our condo association installed a fire pit in a common area about 25 feet from our bedroom window. […]

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19 Aug 2015

Contractor Breaks Verbal Agreement

We have hired a general contractor for home renovation. In the contract, we noticed the following phrase: “All work to be completed in a workmanlike manner according to standard practices.” […]

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10 Jun 2015

Water Drain Changes With No Notice

Can a landowner make changes to his land so water drains towards a neighboring property and then rent part of that land to cars and other polluters without installing storm drains or other provisions to keep pollution off the neighboring land? […]

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10 Jun 2015

Converting Rental To Condos

How soon do landowners have to notify tenants if they plan to convert a rental building into condos? […]

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