Small events in life may seem like no big deal, and the idea of bringing an attorney into the mix a bit excessive, but in many situations, an attorney’s expertise can save you time, stress, and money in the long run. Here are some everyday life events an attorney can assist with that you may not think about, but should
As the economy improves and mortgage rates are still low, some people may be considering purchasing an investment home to supplement their income and real estate portfolio. While it is a great time to buy, becoming a landlord is a huge investment. Before you jump into this purchase, take some time to think about the … Continue reading #TrendingNow – August 2017
Buying a home is stressful for anyone, but especially for someone like me who, hand-in-hand with my husband, leapt into the purchase of our very first home. Surprisingly, the ordeal wasn’t stressful at all. I would venture to go as far as to say it went so smoothly, it was, dare I say it? Easy. … Continue reading This Is How We Use It
Deeds: Non-Sale Real Estate Transactions In addition to preparation and review of closing documents on the sale or purchase of your primary residence, non-sale real estate transactions provided for the Member are also listed as one of our many fully covered services! That includes the review and preparation of quit claim deeds and deeds of … Continue reading Featured Service – Deeds: Non-Sale Real Estate Transactions
Anything that requires a contract opens itself up to some strange stipulations depending on the people involved. And, in the case of real estate law, many of these can be legally binding – no matter how ridiculous. Check out some of the weirdest inclusions documented in real estate transactions: Drink up! Some people want … Continue reading Real Estate Gets Weird
If you're thinking of buying or selling, now is the time to do it! Experts predict that while home values will continue to rise, the rate at which they do will be slow. What do they expect to rise? Interest rates. Experts predict that the FED will increase interest rates three times over the next … Continue reading Housing Outlook 2017
It is recommended that you have a home inspected before purchasing your new home. This is done after your offer has been accepted, and well before your closing day. Home inspections are extremely in-depth, and here are three big things a home inspection will show you: Safety concerns: A home inspection will ensure smoke detectors, … Continue reading What Are Home Inspectors Looking For?
The newest edition of our LegalWise Newsletter has hit the stands! (So to speak). As the summer months are upon us, we've focused on the Real Estate market.
Real Estate Transactions Things are heating up all over town, including the housing market. Summer seems to be the time to buy, so the featured Legal Resources Benefit for the month of June is for Real Estate Transactions. Under the Legal Resources plan, the primary member is entitled to legal assistance and representation by … Continue reading Featured Benefit – REAL ESTATE
Experts say we are finally seeing a return to the secure and steady investment that real estate purchases are after years of unpredictability.