Real Estate

Learn the important terms and documents that renters and buyers alike need to understand.

How Does an Easement Affect You and Your Property?

Encumbrances on your property may prevent you from using your land the way you want.

Should You Refinance Your Mortgage During the COVID-19 Crisis?

With interest rates at historic lows, this may be an opportunity for homeowners to save big by refinancing mortgages.

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Home Buying Terms You Need to Know

Get up to speed on the jargon used when it comes to home purchases and mortgages.

How Small Business Can Negotiate with Landlords and Vendors During a Crisis

During uncertain times, business owners may need to negotiate with landlords and vendors to stay afloat. Use these negotiating strategies to maintain…

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18 Terms to Include in a Simple Lease Agreement

Are you a landlord who just wants a one-page lease or who wants to write your own lease? You can prepare one by following the tips listed here.

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Tips for Small Business and Consumers Facing the Rent Crisis During COVID-19

If you're a business or consumer facing a rent crisis due to COVID-19, you can negotiate with your landlord, work out a payment plan, and apply for…

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Renter's Rights: Understanding Constructive Eviction

Is your landlord trying to force you out by making the property difficult or impossible to use? If so, you need to know your rights when it comes to…

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What Is a Grant Deed and How Does It Work?

Engaging in a real estate transaction requires a basic understanding of deeds. In particular, if you are purchasing property in a tax or foreclosure…

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COVID-19 and Evictions: What Landlords and Tenants Need to Know

The COVID-19 pandemic is prompting states and cities to enact new laws that protect certain tenants from eviction during the emergency. The laws are…

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Retirement Savings Terms Every Millennial and Gen Z-er Should Know

Many Americans, especially younger generations, aren't prepared for retirement. But saving for retirement doesn't have to be painful. Here's the…

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