Tag Archives: Real Estate

Good News Real Estate Lawyers: Phoenix is One of the Fastest Growing Cities

The Phoenix metropolitan area is growing at a rate of 1,000 people each week, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. This is great news for real estate lawyers and the entire real estate industry as thousands of people are currently looking for a place to live. Fastest Growing Cities in the U.S. The American City Business Journals calculated the growth rates of major metropolitan cities from 2010 – 2016, putting Phoenix at number 8. The Valley’s population rose from 4.19 million … Read More

What Do I Need to Get a Loan Modification?

It’s not uncommon for a homeowner to request a loan modification in order to make their payments more affordable. Lenders receive requests every day from people wishing to lower their mortgage but not everyone qualifies for a loan modification. In order to get a modification on your loan you must meet certain criteria and have proof that your financial circumstances have changed. If you meet the following qualifications, you may be able to get a loan modification. Qualifications For a … Read More

What Does a Real Estate Lawyer Fight For?

There are a number of reasons to consider hiring a real estate lawyer. With a real estate lawyer, you have someone to document and review all of your real estate transactions to ensure everything is on track. They are also there to resolve any title insurance and environmental issues. Unfortunately, there are a number of things that could go wrong during a real estate transaction. When you hire a real estate lawyer, they can step in and file lawsuits in … Read More

What do I Need to Sell My House Myself?

If you’ve ever thought about selling your house without hiring a real estate agent, there are a few things you need to know. While it would be nice to collect the commission yourself, it’s not always an easy process to sell a house. Selling your own house will require research, marketing and a team of people to help you get the job done, but if you’re willing to put in the effort the rewards are well worth it. Pricing Your … Read More

What is an Easement in Real Estate?

An easement is a legal right to use someone’s land for a particular purpose. They may be given to a water company to run water pipes under your property or to an electric company to run electrical poles on your property. The easement holder does not have the right to occupy your land, just to access it. Easements are part of the property they effect and don’t change when land ownership changes. There are a few different types of easements … Read More