Real property includes land and anything that’s erected on that land. That seems simple enough, but how this real property is titled can significantly affect how it will be transferred at the time of your estate’s administration. In fact, the proceedings can become quite complicated and sometimes don’t play out the way you’d intended. Take … Continue reading Your Estate and Real Property
In a residential real estate transaction, they buyer is typically required to put a deposit down in order to show that he or she is serious about continuing with closing the deal. This deposit, often referred to as “earnest money,” is usually applied to the down payment when the contract is executed. But what happens … Continue reading I Put a Deposit Down on My Contract, Can I Get It Back?