Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Changes are Approaching

2012-07-31T17:26:20-07:00July 31st, 2012|Audio, Design, Photo|

by Dianna Jackman, Sr. Escrow Officer Chicago Title Agency There is a new sheriff in town and its name is the CFPB. Beginning January 10, 2014, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will now be in charge of policing the mortgage industry under the regulations of the Dodd-Frank rules. According to the new rules under regulation [...]

What you need to know about FIRPTA

2019-03-05T23:44:16-07:00July 31st, 2012|Design, Photo, Videos|

Most investors in the valley like to use what we call a muted contract. A muted contract is just the basics; buyer, seller, who will pay the fees and the closing date. When using a muted contract, in most cases, you remove all the contingencies that are in the standard AAR (Arizona Association of Realtors) [...]

Legal Q & A

2012-07-31T17:22:22-07:00July 31st, 2012|Design, Photo|

Question: If my tenant has unauthorized occupants, and I gave him a 10 day noncompliance notice, can I accept rent if it’s offered? Answer: No, unless you get the tenant to sign a partial payment non-waiver agreement acknowledging your right to proceed with the eviction for the non-compliance. A.R.S. § 33-1371 provides that “a landlord [...]