Legally Speaking

Mortgage Modifications, Forbearance and Other Remedies for Owners in Distress

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Despite Florida’s booming housing market, many homeowners continue to struggle to pay their mortgages, faced with either financial...

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Opioids: Strongest Contributor to Sharp Increase in Drug Overdose Deaths

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Driven primarily by the opioid epidemic, drug overdose deaths have reached over 100,000 annually, according to a new report by the Centers...

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2021 Holiday Travel Safety Tips

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People are on the move again across the United States and internationally, booking trips at rates the travel industry has not seen over the...

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Can’t Agree on What to Do with Your Property?

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What happens when two co-owners of a property, who are not married, cannot agree on what to do with the property? When one wants to keep it...

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Why You Need Title Insurance, Even if Buying in Cash

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One of the questions I get asked frequently in my real estate law practice is, “Why do I need title insurance?” If a buyer is...

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Selling Property with a Judgment or Lien Against It

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The South Florida real estate market continues to experience record-breaking sales, with rates of single-family homes climbing more than...

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Selling Real Estate That Is Occupied by a Tenant

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With the South Florida real estate market booming, many sellers are listing and selling their properties while having a tenant occupying...

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Is Your Real Estate Investment Protected Against Judgment Creditors?

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It seems to be recurring news … though not necessarily news! The South Florida real estate market is HOT! Out-of-state buyers...

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Florida Home to Third-Highest Pedestrian Death Rate in the U.S.

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Florida had the third-highest number of pedestrian deaths by state in the United States during the first half of 2020, according to the...

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Buyer Beware — Changes to the “As Is” Purchase Contract

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Real Estate in Florida is HOT! Home prices continue to skyrocket while sellers enjoy the benefits of having buyers engage in bidding wars,...

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