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.
Q: I’m not sure what to do about my neighbors. They listen to music all hours of the night, and I can hear every movie they choose to watch. Can I take legal action for this issue? A: The short answer is yes. Many states have laws in place for noise violations, and many communities … Continue reading How to deal with noisy neighbors
According to HOA-USA, a national homeowners association registry, more than 350,000 homeowners belong to HOAs in the U.S. Homeowners pay dues and agree to abide by HOA bylaws designed to help maintain the integrity of the neighborhood in an effort to keep home values consistent. Pay your dues and you stay under the radar, but become delinquent and some HOAs … Continue reading Homeowner Associations are More Powerful Than You Think: Foreclosures and Delinquent Dues
When you sell your home, federal and state laws require that you must disclose certain information to the buyers. It is always a good idea to be up-front concerning negative information about your property and neighborhood, although each state has different requirements as to what you must disclose. If a buyer finds out about a … Continue reading Full Disclosure: Real Estate