There are many firms, online and offline, offering general conveyancing services to hundreds of people buying or selling houses. Buying and selling of property entitles you to a lot of legal bindings and liabilities. Whether you are buying a home to live, for investment, or for acquiring a lucrative asset, it is important to know… Continue reading Why Do You Need Conveyancing Service and Solicitors?
Paralegal support provided to attorneys, legal corporate departments, organizations, government entities and individuals is an important function for the delivery of quality service. The legal profession would have a hard time operating without the help of paralegals. Hiring a paralegal with sufficient education and experience can be a daunting task, especially in time sensitive cases.… Continue reading 5 Reasons to Outsource Paralegal Support Services
People who have immovable property can gift that property to their relatives or to third persons. In this type of deed of gift, the person that gives the gift in the form of immovable property is called the donor, and the person that receives the gift is called the donee. The deed is considered to… Continue reading The Particulars of an Immovable Property Deed of Gift
In December 2000, a body corporate disconnected the electrical supplies to the sections of owners who disputed the method of calculation, and failed to pay a special levy raised to pay for improvements to common property. The affected owners made a joint and urgent application to the High Court, as a result of which the… Continue reading Legalities Surrounding Service Disconnection
For anyone buying or selling a home, it is important to know about the obligations of a vendor. One issue that is particularly rich in case law is whether or not a vendor has a duty to disclose particular defects with property. The courts have established that the duty to disclose or not depends on… Continue reading Patent and Latent Defects
Creating a standard pet policy that you use for all of your properties allows you to create an easily understood set of rules for your tenants to follow. By clearly outlining what you do and do not allow on your property, you can avoid problems later on. Have your pet policy drafted by an expert… Continue reading What to Include in a Landlord Law Tenant Pet Policy
Just recently I had an interesting experience. A company had called a friend of mine to get him to do some internet marketing. They had discussed it and my friend was sold on the idea that it would bring him business and thus would be a great investment. He waited for the paperwork. To his… Continue reading What Is a Contract Really?
Since the real estate market crash of late 2007 and 2008, California has been the leader in legislation designed to protect homeowners and regulate the loan modification practice. Unfortunately for many California homeowners, legislative relief arrived too late and their houses were lost to foreclosure, victims of California’s rapid non-judicial foreclosure process. In addition, many… Continue reading The Evolution of Loan Modification and Foreclosure in California