Owe more than you own? Heard about Short Sales? What should you do?

If you have been talking to anyone recently about the real estate market, chances are you have heard some people say they are dealing with a short sale or that the property is “underwater.” What does all this mean? More importantly, what are the implications if you are trying to buy or sale property […]

Buying Real Estate? 7 Important Points to Consider Before You Make that Purchase

Buying real estate is the single largest investment many people will make. Whether it is a home for their family or commercial property for the operation of a business, the important points to consider are largely the same. Below is a list of the 7 points you should consider before you make that purchase. […]

The New and Improved Homestead Law in Massachusetts: Ignoring This Could Devastate Your Financial Health.

On December 16, 2010, the Governor approved significant and very beneficial changes to the Massachusetts Homestead provisions. What does the Massachusetts homestead provision do? The homestead law operates to protect your home from being sold to pay your unsecured creditors. For example, if you were in an auto accident and were left with liability […]