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Can a Child be Responsible for Parents Debt

The loss of a loved one is never an easy event, no matter how long you’ve prepared for it. But what happens when you are inheriting family debt? As the age old adage says, only two things are certain in life: death and taxes. While death may be an inevitable fact, it brings about uncertainty. … Continued
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Accepting Backup Offers vs Pending

It can be a bit confusing when the subject of contingent versus pending comes up during a real estate transaction. A contingency is a condition that has to be met for contract to move forward, while a pending contract is one in which all the contingencies have been met. A contingency in its simplest terms … Continued
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What to do if a Tree Falls on Your House

What happens when that big beautiful tree in your yard turns into a big, terrifying problem? What if a tree fell on your house? If you’re dealing with a tree falling on your house then you’ll need to take action quickly to salvage your roof and home. When a Tree Falls on Your House: What … Continued

Reviews of 6 House Buying Companies – National and Local

Companies that buy houses fast for cash is not something you get when working with a traditional bank lender. National and local house buying companies can dramatically accelerate the sale of your house. This is a good place to start looking for companies that buy houses and the companies that buy houses reviews. What are … Continued
How Can I Sell My House to a Bank Living in Utah?

Can You Purposely Default on Mortgage Payments?

Have you ever wondered if you could just purposely default on your mortgage payment? When your mortgage payments become too much, or the upkeep of your home has you spiraling into debt, it can sound appealing to just give your house back to the bank and move on, free and clear. Unfortunately the process isn’t … Continued

Is Radon Testing Required to Sell a Home?

Back in 2014 the Utah Association of Realtors added checking for radon on their Buyer Due Diligence Checklist. This may seem superfluous to some, but as a dangerous carcinogen that can sneak into your home without notice it’s important to check for radon before selling or buying a home. What is Radon and How Does … Continued
Can I Sell My House With a Tax Lien in Utah?

Can I Sell My House With a Tax Lien in Utah?

Are you swimming in debt? Do you have a tax lien placed on your house? If you’re not sure what to do, how to get rid of the lien or know if you can sell your house with a tax lien, then read on to see all your options and start looking forward to a … Continued
Can a Person With Dementia Sell Their House?

Can a Person With Dementia Sell Their House?

If you have a parent who has been diagnosed with dementia then you are probably facing a bevy of difficult decisions. If one of those big life changes has to do with selling your parents home to help pay for their care, then you need to know the ins and outs and laws regarding a … Continued