A Guide to Real Estate Closings in Alabama

Purchasing a home, or another type of real estate, is an exciting time in one’s life. The decision to invest in real property is likely to be the biggest that person will make in their lifetime. They have spent copious amounts of time researching properties, visiting properties, and making the decision of which piece of […]

Tips to Make Buying a Home Easier

Purchasing a home is an exciting time in one’s life. Whether it is a starter home for you and your new spouse to begin your lives together, a home for your family to grow in, or a home that you have worked hard to afford and enjoy your life in, buying a home brings about […]

Common Misconceptions About Buying a Home

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Buying a home, whether it is your first home or your fifth, is an exciting time. You might be turning to friends and family for advice and guidance during this process. While friends and family can speak to their own experience and may have some excellent advice, it is important to keep an open mind […]

Major Changes in Landlord-Tenant Law

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To all the landlords out there, we wanted to let you know of  very recent changes to the Landlord Tenant Act that is of major importance.  Effective June 1, 2018, the following changes became effective: Act 2018-473, HB421, amends Section 35-9A-421, Code of Alabama 1975, relating to noncompliance with a rental agreement, to: (1) to […]

Should You Sell or Keep the Family Home?

When you get married, have children, and decide to invest into a home for your family, you do so without thinking that you will someday have to decide whether or not you should sell or keep your family home in the midst of a divorce proceeding. Yet, for some, this is reality. Though this reality […]

Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure

Hard times come and go, however, sometimes experiencing hard times can have a lasting effect on your life as well as your finances. When hard times begin to affect your finances, everything you have worked hard for becomes in jeopardy, including your home in some cases, which may lead to your mortgage company wanting to […]

The Basics – What is the Foreclosure Process in Alabama?

You have worked hard for everything that you have. Through your efforts you were able to purchase a home. Though you may have done everything you could have to prevent one of your most valuable assets being lost, sometimes the unfortunate happens, such as, losing your home or foreclosure on your home. If this has […]