SKRealEstateLaw Marriage Blog FI

House Buying and Marriage: Debunking 5 Family Law Myths as it Relates to Property

It would be no surprise to folks that relationships do not always last.  Despite that knowledge, our brain gets all gooey when it comes to ‘my Love’, ‘my Snookums’, or ‘my Cuddle Cakes’1 and we do not to take steps to protect our…
SKRealEstateLaw Monet Pt 1 Blog FI

How Much Money do I Need to Buy a Home? (Please Don't Use the 1.5% Guideline)

As the market heats up going into the spring, I feel it is as good a time as ever to help people understand the cost to close their deals.  I hate seeing people scramble because they failed to appreciate some aspect of their transaction. …
SKRealEstateLaw Property Condition Blog FI

The House I Bought Is Trashed on Possession Day – Now What?

Buying a home is supposed to be one of the greatest days in the world for adults.  For first time home buyers, many will have immense pride that they were able to purchase such a significant asset.  If it is a second or third home, individuals…