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 both the psychological and financial realities of divorce 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

The Top 5 Forms To Use For Owner Financing Your Home

5 Critical Owner Financing Forms To Use To Sell Your Home

Owner financing has rapidly become one of the more popular options for many Utah homeowners who are looking to sell their homes quickly, legally and with the incentive of additional revenue generated from interest fees. It’s a fast transaction compared to the traditional selling approach. Seller financing comes with no origination or underwriting fees and … Continued

Who gets the house during a divorce?

Who gets the house during a divorce?

Out of all the reasons to sell or keep your home, divorce can be one of the trickiest decisions you might ever have to make. That’s largely because divorce is an emotionally trying time. It can turn ugly. It can dredge up resentment. And legal involvement can prove to be as much a strain on … Continued

What Is A Wraparound Mortgage

What Is A Wraparound Mortgage?

If there’s anything to be said about real estate, it’s that terminology can frequently be obscure. So obscure, it can seem practically indecipherable sometimes. Take a wraparound mortgage, for example. It may sound like a fairly esoteric term, but it’s actually quite common. With the increased popularity of seller/owner financed loans, you may find yourself … Continued

What Is Owner Financing and What to Be Aware of

What Is Owner Financing and What to Be Aware of

If you’re a homeowner in Utah, chances are you’ve come across the term owner financing before. But what is owner financing? How can it benefit you? And more importantly, is it right for you? Bob Shepard was close to 61 when he decided to sell his home in South Jordan. Nearing retirement, Bob heard about … Continued