Tag Archives: real property

Sale or Purchase of a Business – Things the Parties Should Discuss & Determine

When buying or selling a business there are a number of issues to consider and ultimately resolve in order to ensure that both parties receive what they have bargained for and to make the process as smooth as possible. A lot of information is required so that your attorney and CPA can properly advise you...
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Trust Administration

The administration of an estate is often characterized by confusion due to the lack of proper estate planning.  Unfortunately this occurs at the worst possible time when a loved one has died and the family is forced to deal with the burden of administering an estate.  A well designed trust based plan however, will ease...
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Transfer and Sale of Real Estate after Death – the Basics

My previous posts focused more on the technical aspects pertaining to the Executor’s authority to hold title and sell the real estate. After recently handling the sale of real estate from several beneficiaries under a will, I think it will help to provide a more basic analysis of the process.

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Virginia Homeowners Benefit from State and Federal Mortgage Foreclosure Settlement

Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli agreed to the $25 billion joint federal-state settlement for victims of foreclosure abuses and fraud.

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