Real Estate

If I Give My Home to My Child in My Will, Can They Take My Home While I Am Still Alive? Image
04.26.2022

If I Give My Home to My Child in My Will, Can They Take My Home While I Am Still Alive?

The short answer to this question is no. Naming your child a...

Using Beneficiary/Transfer-on-Death Deeds Image
03.02.2022

Using Beneficiary/Transfer-on-Death Deeds

What Is a Transfer-on-Death Deed? If you own real property,...

Qualified Personal Residence Trust: What Is It and When Should You Consider One? Image
12.14.2021

Qualified Personal Residence Trust: What Is It and When Should You Consider One?

Americans have enjoyed historically high estate tax exemptio...

Is Our Home Community Property or Separate Property, and Why Does It Matter? Image
09.28.2021

Is Our Home Community Property or Separate Property, and Why Does It Matter?

When two people get married, the property they obtain during...

Selling a Deceased Loved One’s Real Estate: Things You Need to Know Image
05.18.2021

Selling a Deceased Loved One’s Real Estate: Things You Need to Know

After the death of a loved one, such as a parent, there are ...

Ways to Leave Your Real Estate to Your Loved Ones (and the Pros and Cons) Image
02.09.2021

Ways to Leave Your Real Estate to Your Loved Ones (and the Pros and Cons)

Owning real estate continues to be a very popular investment...