Choosing A Will Executor: What You Need To Know

When working on your estate plan, one of the hardest things that you may have to do is choose the person that will be your will's executor. Many people tend to, by default, choose the closest person to them, often a relative. However, this is not always the wisest decision. The executor has important responsibilities upon your incapacitation, so it is important that you make an informed decision. To do this, you need to understand what the executor's duties will be and what personal characteristics you should be looking for in an executor. Read More 

Steps To Take When Selling A House You Inherited: Tips For You

When you are in a situation in which you have inherited property or a home that you are not interested in keeping or moving into, you may wonder what you can and should do to properly sell the inheritance you received. This can be a somewhat complicated situation to deal with. However, if you take the proper steps, you can quickly get your inherited home on the market and sold as smoothly as possible. Read More 

Your Residential Lease Agreement Is Binding, But It Might Not Cover Everything

Renting often comes with a residential lease agreement between you and the property owner. Many people aren't sure just how binding that lease agreement really is. Many also aren't sure what constitutes breaking the lease when the language of the lease is non-specific.  A Residential Lease Agreement Is Legally Binding A lease agreement is a contract, and like any other signed contract it becomes legally binding. However, your lease cannot contain language that specifically goes against your jurisdiction's landlord-tenant act. Read More 

Five Ways Lost Wages Are Calculated In A Personal Injury Claim

If you have been injured through no fault of your own, you may be seeking to be compensated for your injuries. You may be eligible to receive compensation for your medical expenses, personal property losses, vehicle loss or damage, and lost wages. You may be wondering about how your lost wages will be compensated, since you are concerned about all the work you have been missing. Read on for more information about how lost wages are calculated for personal injury claims. Read More 

Real Estate 101: Five Reasons You Might Need A Lawyer

The real estate market is booming. Buying, selling, and inheriting: there are plenty of opportunities to see homes and make big decisions. Although it may seem like a very easy task, (buying, selling, or inheriting) it is usually more difficult than anticipated. Real estate agents can provide a lot of help to the newcomers in the real estate market; however, they can only do so much and are often unaware of the laws surrounding real estate. Read More