Why Bother Getting a Lawyer for Your Will?

Many people wonder why they need to pay a lawyer for a Will. Why not just write one myself or use a kit? You might be surprised to hear the answer. I think the answer is really just one of ‘insurance’. By hiring a lawyer to write your Will you are...

Rent to Own Agreement or Agreement for Sale

Three times in the last week I have received telephone calls from people looking for a document that I have not seen used for several years. They are asking for a “Rent to Own Agreement” which, in legal terms, is referred to as an “Agreement for...

Selecting the Right Legal Real Estate Team

When considering any purchase or sale of real estate you ought to put together a team of professionals to ensure that your goals and desires are given the weight they deserve. In addition to your lawyer, that team needs to include a realtor and mortgage broker/banker....