Can you sell a house with a mortgage faster than without?

Can you sell a house with a mortgage faster than without?

Selling a home can be a daunting task under the best of circumstances. But what about when you still owe money on your mortgage? Suddenly, the process becomes even more complex. Can you sell a home with a mortgage on it? And if so, how does it work? If these are questions that have been … Continued

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What You Need To Know About Foreclosure Auctions in Utah

Foreclosure auctions in Utah can be one of the most disheartening experiences a person or family can go through. Add the financial burden of poor credit that goes with a foreclosure auction sale, and things can get difficult for you. Unfortunately, it’s a reality that you have no choice but to face head on if … Continued

How Much are Closing Costs in Utah, 2023 Guide

Purchasing a home comes with hidden costs that go beyond the price tag on the house. Many of those extra costs that are unavoidable are wrapped up in one term: Closing costs. So if you’re wondering, “How much are closings costs in Utah?” then we’ve got you covered. Read on to see what it covers … Continued

9 Question and Answers To Understand About Utah Construction Liens

9 Mechanic’s Lien Tips With PDF Forms and Guides

As a real estate investor myself, I work with many contractors. As I’ve worked with contractors, a mechanics lien can be a valuable tool for them to ensure receipt of payment for work rendered. However, like any legal remedy, there are both benefits and drawbacks to using a mechanic’s lien. Here are three pros and … Continued

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What You Should Know About Title Insurance In Utah

Title insurance was estimated to be a $26.5 Billion industry in the US in 2023. But is it necessary? And who pays the cost at closing? I have learned in my career that title insurance in Utah for many is frequently an afterthought when it comes to any real estate transaction. After all, you’re likely … Continued

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What are Judgement Liens in Simple Terms

In my experience, if you’re facing judgement liens in Utah, it’s important to understand how it works. In Utah, judgment liens can only be attached to real estate, not personal property. To get a judgment lien, the creditor must record the judgment with the county recorder in any county where the debtor owns property. Once … Continued

A model house in some people's hands showing a home in a trust.

Should I Put My Home in Trust? Pros and Cons

Putting a home in trust, or selling a home in trust is a new subject for most. In today’s article I’ll share with you everything you need to know to make the best decision. Trusts are a popular estate planning tool that can provide numerous benefits to those who choose to use them. Whether you’re … Continued

How to Avoid Losing Your Home In Bankruptcy Living In Utah

Will I Lose My House if I File Chapter 7? 2023 Guide

Avoid Losing Your House in Bankruptcy My legal team and I have seen many people face bankruptcy. These folks are frequently left with more questions than answers. Most people I’ve seen want to avoid losing their home in bankruptcy. I’ve helped many people understand how extensive the damage would be to their credit along with … Continued