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Trees and Property Lines – My Neighbor’s Tree Is On My Property!

Trees As Encroachment Issues What Can I Do If My Neighbor’s Tree Is On My Property? The Tree Problem A very common type of “encroachment” is when a tree, or any form of vegetation, grows onto or across somebody else’s …

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Right to Foreclosure Mediation Extended to Divorcees and Surviving Spouses – Connecticut Public Act No. 15-124

Right to Foreclosure Mediation for Divorcees and Surviving Spouses Connecticut Public Act 15-124 – An Act Extending The Foreclosure Mediation Program One of the benefits of being in a multi-partner law firm is the overlap between our different practice areas, …

Short Sale Debt Forgiveness Tax Relief

Tax Relief for Short Sale Debt Forgiveness

Short Sale Tax Relief Exemption for Tax┬áLiability Created by Short Sale Debt Forgiveness The Budget Bill signed into law by President Obama on December 18th, 2015, has received a lot of coverage in the news for many reasons. One of …

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Power of Attorney for Real Estate Transactions

Power of Attorney When Buying or Selling Real Estate Authorizing Somebody Else to Act on Your Behalf A power of attorney is the term used for an express authorization allowing somebody else to act on your behalf for a specific …

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Title Search and Title Insurance When Purchasing or Refinancing Residential Real Estate

Title Search and Title Insurance in a Purchase or Refinance of Residential Real Estate Lender Requirements and Buyer Protections When you are buying residential real estate, you are paying money in exchange for title to the property. It is in …