Legal Procedures

DOES THE STATUTE OF FRAUDS APPLY?

2019-08-28T23:36:04+00:00August 28th, 2019|Did You Know..., Investing, Legal Procedures|

Guest Author: Mark Zinman | Williams, Zinman & Parham P.C. Investors may not care about a lot of legal terms (legalese), but most investors know the term “statute of frauds” - that when there is no written contract for real estate, no contract exists; in other words, a court can’t enforce an oral contract for real [...]

Delinquency and Foreclosure Rates Lowest in 20 Years

2019-04-22T18:44:06+00:00April 22nd, 2019|AZREIA, Did You Know..., Fix and Flip, Foreclosure, Legal Procedures, Market Changes, Strategy|

January U.S. Overall Delinquency and Foreclosure Rates Lowest in At Least 20 Years The nation’s overall delinquency rate was 4 percent. No state logged an annual gain in its serious delinquency or foreclosure rate; only North Dakota posted a gain in the overall delinquency rate. In January 2019, 4 percent of home mortgages were in [...]

Making The Impossible Deals Possible

2019-03-21T16:44:32+00:00March 26th, 2019|AZREIA, Business Planning, Buy & Hold, Contracts, Creative, Did You Know..., Investing, Landlord, Landlord Tenant Law, Legal Procedures, Property Management, Small Business, Strategy, Tax Law|

Making The Impossible Deals Possible, Bill Cook A realtor asked me to show her a real-world example of a deal we did that demonstrates how we make impossible deals possible. No problem, but I ask one favor: As you read this, BEFORE reading how we structured this deal, think about how YOU would have put [...]

Legally Speaking…

2019-03-01T16:22:53+00:00March 5th, 2019|AZREIA, Did You Know..., Investing, Landlord Tenant Law, Legal Procedures, Property Management, Property Manager, Small Business, Strategy|

Question: 60 days before my tenants’ lease expires, I always send a renewal letter telling them what their options are: they can sign a new lease, they can stay on a month-to-month lease at a higher rental rate, or they can terminate their lease. Recently, I sent out one of these letters but then started [...]