3 Key Ways a Real Estate Attorney Can Make Buying Easier

For many of us, the day we buy a home is going to be one of the biggest and most important days we’ll ever have. Buying a home is one of the biggest financial decisions most of us will ever make. Purchasing a home is a big commitment, and an investment in the future. And as such, it’s important to go into this process with support, guidance, and the right team in place. When purchasing a //READ MORE

2019-04-05T09:52:15+00:00 April 18th, 2019|Community|

What Does Real Estate Law Really Mean?

Homeownership has always held an important place in American history. In many ways, it’s part and parcel of the classic “American Dream.” From the days when homesteaders claimed land and territory, to the housing boom spurred on by the G.I. Bill, and all the way to today, there has always been a unique lure to the prospect of owning a home, and all that entails. Even today, following the Great Recession, homeownership is still front of //READ MORE

2019-04-05T09:43:34+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Community|

When Can I Buy a House After Bankruptcy?

The “American Dream” of homeownership is alive and well. According to a recent report from consumer information site NerdWallet, about 75% of Americans say buying a home is “a priority.” Similarly, NerdWallet’s  reporting indicates that nearly a third of all Americans surveyed (32%) say that they are planning to buy a home within the next five years. Meanwhile, data from the Pew Research Center American Trends Panel suggests that 72% of American renters “want to buy //READ MORE

2019-03-29T16:17:28+00:00 April 11th, 2019|Community|

Consumer Debts Vs. Non-Consumer Debts in Bankruptcy

According to recent reports, total consumer debt in the US has been rising in recent years, with total outstanding consumer debt totaling more than $4 trillion as of December 2018. This data comes to us via the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Now, why is this important? Well, in many ways, consumer debt is one of the engines that drives the American economy. As a result, market watchers and economists keep a close //READ MORE

2019-03-29T16:09:54+00:00 April 9th, 2019|Community|

What Do I Need to Do After My Bankruptcy Case is Closed?

For many people, filing for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy is an effective way to get out from their burdensome debts, and move into the future on surer financial footing. However, it’s important to keep in mind that it may take some strategic thinking and smart actions to really make the most of this new start. What can filers do to move on after their bankruptcy has been finalized? Here are a few common steps //READ MORE

2019-03-22T13:19:19+00:00 April 4th, 2019|Community|