Real Estate Law References
Recent Real Estate Law Bulletins
2 Bridge Financing: How to Own Two Houses Briefly
What if you're unable to perfectly dovetail the sale of one house with the purch
3 Can I finance the sale for the buyer?
You can agree to loan part or all of the sales price to a home buyer. You may wa
13 EX-COP CAN SUE FOR DEFAMATION
"Defamation" -- the publication of a false sta
14 First Time Buyer?
HIRE AN ATTORNEY FIRST! Most buyers (and not only first-time buyers) make the cr
15 HAPPY HOLIDAYS?
16 HAPPY NEW YEAR!
"Too much of anything is bad, but too much Champa
19 How do I set the selling price for my house?
The key thing to setting a price is determining how much your property is actual
21 Is Chicago Housing Overvalued?
A recent disturbing (or non-disturbing depending upon which "side of the fence"
27 Not a First Time Buyer?
HIRE AN ATTORNEY FIRST! Unless you are a real estate "guru," and have dealt with
28 NYC Co-op Must Pay Tenant $100K
In Dole v. 106-108 West 87th Street Owners Inc., the
30 PORN PALACE DENIED "YELLOWSTONE"
One of the easiest injunctions for a tenant to get -- particu
31 Qualifying for a Mortgage
Here's the formula banks use to determine how much mortgage you can afford: How
32 Real Estate Agents, Lenders, Appraisers & Home Inspectors: ARE BUYERS WASTING TOO MUCH OF YOUR TIME?
PREQUALIFY, PREQUALIFY, PREQUALIFY. It cannot be said enough times that no matte
33 Selling on Your Own / For Sale By Owner?
Selling your home, condo or town home on your own can be a daunting task and req
35 Should Sellers Hire a Real Estate Agent?
We often say YES! There are simply far too many unscrupulous buyers and unique s
36 Some General Tax Considerations When Selling Your Home
A Fox News article comments on some of the tax considerations when selling your
40 Trading Up: Tips for Selling Your Home and Buying Another
How not to get stuck paying two mortgages. If you plan to sell your home and buy
41 TREBLE RENT WAS UNENFORCEABLE PENALTY
Here's a case which proves that you can't believe everything
46 What Should Sellers Look for in Hiring a Real Estate Agent?
MARKETING SKILLS, MARKETING "SUPPORT" AND EXPERIENCE. There are numerous factors
48 When should I sell my house?
Too many people sell their house at the wrong time, or are in too much of a hurr
49 WHERE DOES YOUR LANDLORD LIVE?
Knowing where the owner of your building lives or w
50 Will I owe taxes when I sell my house?
Thanks to the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997, many home sellers no longer owe taxes