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Occupancy Affidavit When Buying a House – The What, Why, and So What?

Occupancy Affidavits When Buying a Residential Property What is an Occupancy Affidavit? Why is it required? What can happen if it’s not honored? When you buy a residential property, your bank will require you to sign an Occupancy Affidavit or Occupancy Agreement. This …

Child Injuries Caused by Motorists Failure to Stop for School Bus

A recent video posted by ABC World News shows the gross negligence and recklessness of drivers as they pass school buses unloading children. While the video is national in scope, Connecticut statistics for infractions issued for failure to stop for a …

What Loan Changes Trigger the Mandatory 3 Day Closing Review?

While the new Closing Disclosure rules set out by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) have been delayed until October 1st, the question of whether the new closing procedures will delay their closing is still an issue for many new home …