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Attending To The Family Home After A Death

A death in the family and the related emotions tend to shine a light on certain issues. In most cases, a home that has had its place in the family for many years also carries many memories with it. When your surviving parent dies, you and your siblings have some decisions to make that can be very heartrending. Read on for some guidance on how to deal with the family home after a death. Read More 

Four Reasons To Use An Attorney To Draw Up Your Will

Although it is possible to draw up your own will, it is best that you have one drawn up by an attorney. The following are four reasons you should do this: Your will is not lost If you attempt to draw up your own will, there is the chance that no one will find it after your death. Wills can get lost. In addition, people can fight over your assets, and a will can disappear for unscrupulous reasons. Read More 

A Good Probate Attorney Can Protect Your Future And Your Unmarried Partner’s Future

Welcome to unwedded bliss! If you and your romantic partner have taken the plunge and moved in together, you've joined about half of the adult population in the United States. While once something highly unusual, cohabitation between unmarried couples, with or without children, has become the norm. Unfortunately, there are a few complications that go along with the freer lifestyle of living together without a wedding certificate -- especially when it comes to estate planning and probate law. Read More 

3 Ways A Business Attorney Will Help You If You Are Buying Rental Properties

If you are in the process of purchasing an apartment complex and are new to the rental property industry, you may want to visit a business attorney that specializes in real estate transactions for advice, help, and legal assistance. Owning an apartment building might be a great opportunity for you, but you will want to make sure you are handling this venture the best way possible. Here are three issues a business attorney will help you with as you make this big purchase. Read More 

5 Questions You May Have After Becoming Executor Of A Deceased Relative’s Will

If a close relative of yours died recently, you may have discovered that they made you executor of their will. If so, you may have many questions about what you should do and how to go about the probate process. Below are answers to five possible questions you may have after becoming the executor of your deceased relative's will. Do You Automatically Have Legal Power as an Executor? Once you find out you were named the executor of your loved one's will, you may wonder if you automatically have legal power over their estate. Read More 

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Real Estate Law For The Layman

Thank you for visiting my website. I am Lucy Miller. When buying a home, I found that one of the most challenging aspects of that process was handling the legal aspects of purchasing that home. I am not an attorney, but I am also not afraid to dig into the nitty-gritty and find out everything that I need to know to make sure that my real estate transaction goes on without a hitch. This has been helpful both when purchasing my own home and as an investor. I hope that my website on real estate law will be helpful to you.

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Attending To The Family Home After A Death
29 March 2019

A death in the family and the related emotions ten

Four Reasons To Use An Attorney To Draw Up Your Will
3 October 2017

Although it is possible to draw up your own will,

A Good Probate Attorney Can Protect Your Future And Your Unmarried Partner's Future
16 June 2017

Welcome to unwedded bliss! If you and your romanti

3 Ways A Business Attorney Will Help You If You Are Buying Rental Properties
14 June 2017

If you are in the process of purchasing an apartme

5 Questions You May Have After Becoming Executor Of A Deceased Relative's Will
14 June 2017

If a close relative of yours died recently, you ma