Category: Real Estate Transactions

What Makes A Good Attorney?

I am a sucker for the Olympics.  I love watching people push themselves to be the best in the world at some obscure event that requires an insane amount of skill and talent.  Then there are the guys who make you scratch your head and wonder “What do THEY do?”  The middle guys in the four-man bobsled-what do

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We Took the Pledge For Disability Diversity in the Legal Profession

Once upon a time, the legal profession was primarily a “white male” enclave.  Women were few and far between, and minorities of any kind were almost invisible.  Persons with disabilities were invisible.  Over time, membership in the Bar has broadened; we think to the benefit of all.  A limited population leads to a narrow focus and point of view.  We

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The Value of Homeowners Insurance

For most people, their home is their single largest investment.  It represents their place in life, their aspirations for the future, the place where the raise their family and create a safe haven.  Yet, for many homeowners, once they purchase their home, they rarely give it a second thought.  Their rock-solid investment, which many consider

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Using Current Technology for Real Estate Transactions

1983 Called. It want it’s telegrams back. Although most residential real estate attorneys have communicated via e-mail and facsimile for years, under binding case law and regulations, until yesterday (April 4, 2017) the only officially sanctioned method of disapproving a residential real estate contract during the initial three day attorney review period was via certified

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Know the Importance of Homeowner’s Insurance

Do you have protection if your basement leaks, or your sump pump stops working? Talk to your insurance agent about plugging the holes, and obtaining additional, needed protection for your home and investment.  Many homeowners’ policies do not cover this type of risk.  Think how much damage can be caused by water damage in your

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