Dower Rights in Real Property

By definition, a dower is the portion of a deceased husband's real property allowed to his widow for her lifetime. Traditionally, dower rights were a way by which a husband or his family could support a wife and children in the event that she should become a widow. Today, most states in the United States [...]

By | 2016-02-09T00:11:53+00:00 February 9th, 2016|Family Law, Real Estate|Comments Off on Dower Rights in Real Property

BUYING OR SELLING A HOME

For most people, buying or selling a home is likely to be the single most important transaction in a lifetime. Here’s some advice about how to protect your interests when you’re involved in the sale of a home, as either a buyer or a seller. The Listing Agreement If you’re selling your home, the first [...]

By | 2017-10-24T05:01:44+00:00 October 15th, 2014|Information Center, Real Estate|Comments Off on BUYING OR SELLING A HOME