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Entries Tagged as 'Co-Ownership of Real Property'

Foreclosure Investors: Getting Relief When the Occupant Files for Bankruptcy

May 21st, 2012 · No Comments · Co-Ownership of Real Property, Creditor's Rights in Bankruptcy, Foreclosures, Residential Real Estate

 By: Julia M. Wei, Esq. What happens when you buy a property at a trustee’s sale in California and the borrower files for bankruptcy? Foreclosure Buying and Bankruptcy by: dirtblawg  FORECLOSURE INVESTMENT PROPERTY / BANKRUPTCY Client: Do you remember that investment property I bought at a foreclosure sale? Real Estate Attorney: I think so, was […]

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Realtors(R), Homebuyers & Homeowners & Investors – new EPA rules on lead paint may affect your sale.

June 20th, 2010 · No Comments · Co-Ownership of Real Property, Construction Law - Remodels, Cost overruns, General Contractors & Mechanics' Liens, Real Estate Brokers

Effect April 22, 2010, the EPA issued a rule requiring the use of lead-safe practices and other actions aimed at preventing lead poisoning. Under the rule, beginning April 22, 2010, contractors performing renovation, repair and painting projects that disturb lead-based paint in homes, child care facilities, and schools built before 1978 must be certified and […]

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Sweat Equity vs. Capital

September 5th, 2006 · No Comments · Co-Ownership of Real Property

Given the astronomical house prices around the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Valley, first time home buyers often have to resort to creative methods to finance their purchase.  While the following is not intended to provide tax advice in any way, it is true that some of these methods may have been employed to […]

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