What Is An All Inclusive Trust Deed

What Is An All Inclusive Trust Deed?

What Is An All Inclusive Trust Deed? It’s a common misconception that a mortgage is the sole formal document facilitating the purchase of a home. While mortgage deeds are certainly the most common, the rise of alternative home loans such as seller financing has also enabled other instruments of securing a home loan. In particular, … Continued

How to do a title search online

How & Why to do a Title Search on a Property

I’ve seen and experienced first hand some absolute nightmares which come about as a result of a buyer failing to conduct due diligence on a property. It isn’t that a seller is necessarily unscrupulous. I’ve heard stories of inherited property where there was no legal deed of ownership—because there was none even filed to begin … Continued

What happens to your house & mortgage when you die

What Happens to your House & Mortgage when you Die

Debt affects us all. Even sometimes when it’s at its least convenient. We all want to leave behind some form of legacy to our heirs; and for the most part, that’s typically going to be physical property. But debt can carry over even in death. According to a 2016 report from Experian, 37 percent of … Continued

A Checklist For Moving Out During A Divorce

A Checklist For Moving Out During A Divorce

Out of all the reasons to move out of your home, divorce can be one of the most emotionally devastating. Not only is it likely to stir up memories both painful and bittersweet, but many people focus on the psychological and financial realities of divorce more than the practicality of moving. In fact, most recent … Continued

How To Change A Deed When You Inherit Property

How To Change A Deed When You Inherit Property

Under ideal circumstances, inheriting property would be a relatively simple process. A beneficiary is named by will or a living trust; and assuming there’s no contest, it’s simply a matter of legally executing its terms. But real estate can be an entirely different beast. Not only is there a question of tax liability and mortgage … Continued

What Happens When You Inherit A Home With A Mortgage

What Happens When You Inherit A Home With A Mortgage

Inheriting property might seem like it can be a sudden windfall for many Utah residents at first. You might choose to sell it. You might choose to use it as a rental property. Or a second home. Or even pass it on to your own children. But you’re not just inheriting property. You’re also inheriting … Continued

4 Tips on How to Keep Your House During A Divorce

4 Tips on How to Keep Your House During A Divorce

If divorcing grants no small amount of emotional hurdles, then determining ownership of property and assets can present an even greater challenge. It’s not just a question of determining legal rights. It’s a question of determining your own security. But keeping your house during a divorce may not always be the wisest choice. Can you afford … Continued