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5 BIGGEST SELLER MISTAKES

Mistake #1 – Overpricing Everyone wants to realize as much as possible when they list their home for sale. Here in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, just like the …

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WHAT IS USUFRUCT?

Usufruct (/ˈjuːzjuːfrʌkt/)[1] is a limited real right (or in rem right) found in civil-law and mixed jurisdictions that unites the two property interests of usus and fructus: Usus (use) is …

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WHAT IS A WRAP AROUND MORTGAGE?

A wraparound mortgage, more commonly known as a “wrap”, is a form of secondary financing for the purchase of real property. The seller extends to the buyer a junior mortgage …

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BENEFITS OF OWNERS FINANCING

Offering owner financing is a sensible way to sell property and extremely common all over the country (it has been estimated that approximately 10%-15% of property sold is now done …

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MARITAL PROPERTY

Types of Property Divided in a Missouri Divorce Proceeding When couples go through a divorce, they need to address a variety of issues, including how to divvy up their property …

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BUYER-SELLER DISPUTE RESOLUTION SYSTEM (DRS)

Introduction This Dispute Resolution System (DRS) is not intended to replace arbitration or mediation activities conducted by associations’ Professional Standards Committees. The program is designed to resolve disputes between buyers, …

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SPECIFIC PERFORMANCE

Specific performance is an equitable remedy in the law of contract, whereby a court issues an order requiring a party to perform a specific action, such as to complete the …

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CO-LIVING

The Rising Trend of Co-Living Spaces By now, you’ve already heard about coworking. But there’s a new concept on the way: Co-living, which is, in a sense, the coworking equivalent of finding housing. A …

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WHAT IS A CORRECTIVE DEED?

What is a Corrective Deed? A Corrective Deed is a special type of deed used to fix problems in deeds that have already been recorded. Unlike other types of deeds …