Real Estate Agents and Brokers Can Better Educate Homebuyers About Title Insurance

April 18, 2016

Real estate professionals are uniquely positioned to guide baffled and frustrated home buyers. These professionals are knowledgeable, and they have the necessary skills to advise potential buyers, helping them sort through mounds of convoluted paperwork and documents. Nonetheless, real estate agents and brokers can do more to learn about title insurance, as well as educate homebuyers on its ...


Common-Interest Communities and the CC&R Document

April 8, 2016

Whether it’s a condominium building, town home complex, or a unit development of single family houses, these pieces of real estate are considered a common-interest community. Additionally, the recorded document that creates and governs a common-interest community is called The Declaration, Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions, also know as CC&Rs. Within a common-interest community, ...


Joint Tenants or Tenants in Common: Knowing the Different Types of Tenancies

April 1, 2016

To be tenants in common or to be joint tenants: that is the question. How to be vested with a property is the most important decision two or more buyers will make when purchasing a property, and purchasers should be knowledgeable about the different types of tenancies, and choose wisely. Discussing and deciding on which type of tenancy would be most beneficial to buyers is crucial, and it’s ...