January 25, 2017

Selling Your Home? Don’t Expect to Receive Money at the Closing Table

“When do I get my money?” Inevitably, this is the first question every Seller asks after all the paperwork has been signed. Although the Seller is […]
January 25, 2017

TRUTH or FALSE: A Real Estate Quiz

1. A condo and a townhouse are legally the same. False. Condo owners own the air space and townhouse owners own the complete unit including the […]
January 25, 2017

SELLING A HOUSE IN FORECLOSURE

As a real estate closing attorney, one situation that is becoming more and more prevalent are homeowners trying to sell their home when a foreclosure proceeding […]
January 25, 2017

Mobile Homes: An Inexpensive Option with a Hidden Risk

Mobile Homes, generally referred to as manufactured homes, are an inexpensive housing choice. However, there are legal issues that homeowners often overlook or are unaware of […]
January 25, 2017

CAN AN INDIVIDUAL LEND MONEY ON RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY? The Limitations of Lending Under the NC SAFE Act.

As a real estate closing attorney, one of the more common questions posed is whether an individual can loan another individual money to buy a house. […]
January 25, 2017

How Should Two (or More) People Own Property? (Part III)

In Part III of this three part series, one of the more common forms of ownership will be examined, the Tenancy in Common.   Tenancy in […]
January 25, 2017

How Should Two (or More) People Own Property? (Part II)

How should a husband and wife own property? In Part II of this three part series, we will examine the pros and cons of owning property […]
January 25, 2017

The Benefits of Utilizing North Carolina Divorce Law Attorneys

Divorce is a very stressful process that nobody anticipates going through when they first get married. But the fact of the matter is that there are […]
January 25, 2017

4 FAQs for Custody Mediation from Our Divorce Attorneys in Concord

What is Mediation? The mediator will explain the mediation process to you at the first orientation session. Mediation provides the parties with an opportunity to resolve […]
January 25, 2017

BUT WE SHOOK HANDS ON IT – WHY YOU NEED A CONTRACT TO BUY REAL ESTATE

Can real estate be purchased and sold based on a handshake? The answer is “no”. North Carolina, along with all other states, has a statute which […]