Journey Through Real Estate Law

Choosing A Trust For Your Estate: What You Need To Know

The trust dates back generations to its development by English nobility. It was designed to protect property and ensure it would be passed down in the way they wished, without fear of interference by the government, after their deaths. Today, the trust is a financial planning tool utilized by investors. Trusts also help protect estates from entering probate and the related cost. The following are some things you should consider when choosing a trust: Read More 

Getting Divorced? What You Should Know About Pet Custody

As a general rule, when you think about divorce and custody battles, you think about children, right? Well, custody battles don't necessarily have to involve children. In fact, it is becoming more and more common for custody battles to involve pets. Many couples decide not to have children. To fill that void, they have a pet instead. To them, their pet is their child. In most jurisdictions, pets are considered property. Read More 

3 Things You Should Do When You Are Involved In A Custody Dispute

When you are involved in a custody dispute, you and your partner still have to parent your child. You still need to work together. Working together will show that you are putting the best interests of your child first and can help your case in court. Working together will also benefit your child. Share Health & Educational Information Make sure that you continue to share information about your child with the other parent. Read More 

2 Misconceptions About Divorce

If you are getting ready to go a divorce you might be wondering what to expect. There are certain things that couples might assume about the divorce that aren't true. Here are some misconceptions about divorce. 1. That You Will Get To Keep The House In the majority of cases you will probably have to sell the house. For most couples their home is their biggest asset and where they have invested most of their money. Read More 

You Know You May Lose On The Stock Market But You Don’t Expect To Be Taken Advantage Of By The Broker

When you invest in the stock market, you know there is a chance you'll lose your money. You hope that your broker, or anyone else giving you advice, knows what they are talking about and your investment will make money, but that is not always the case. It could be that you need to wait longer for a stock to increase and you need your money now. Whatever the reason that you take a loss, you knew it was a gamble. Read More 

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Journey Through Real Estate Law

Hey there. Welcome to my site. I'm Giles Giroux. I made this site to explore the world of real estate law. The process of buying or selling a home is fraught with difficulties that could lead to costly legal matters. Securing an attorney in the beginning stages could save everyone a lot of trouble and money in the end. I learned about the importance of hiring an attorney during my first home purchase. I was clueless about the entire process from required forms to the safe exchange of funds. I was also unaware of the requirements for inspections and repairs before the sale could go through. Thankfully, I ended up with an attorney who could help me with those matters. I will use this site to explore similar matters and discuss them with my readers. I hope you come back soon to visit my site.