4 Things Buyers Need to Know About Surprise Property Damage

Investing in a home is a major life purchase and often the largest financial decision you’ll make. Even when you find your dream home, the worry of future repairs can cause hesitation. Fortunately, there are laws meant to protect homebuyers from the consequences of undisclosed defects.   1.    Property disclosures will help you make […]
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What to Do When Family Disputes Make Estate Properties a Nightmare

When someone passes away, family disagreements can lead to serious legal trouble. As real estate attorneys, we’ve seen estate cases that victimize investors and heirs, sometimes resulting in lawsuits for fraud and property possession.   Relatives of a deceased family member should first understand the difference between a will and an estate. A will simply […]
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How Safe is Your Property from a Code Enforcement Action?

Real estate developers who acquire deteriorated properties in Philadelphia are at risk of code enforcement lawsuits. Developers perform the important work of transforming underperforming buildings into productive assets. These properties are often over a hundred years old making it difficult to comply with city code requirements.    I have represented investors who were hit with […]
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