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Understanding Homeowners Associations

You’ve found the perfect home, but you discover it is part of a homeowners’ association (HOA), and you need to pay a monthly fee. You may be wondering what is a Homeowners’ Association and when would you ever need a lawyer? Let’s discuss. An HOA is an organization that manages a residential community. The HOA  Continue Reading »

Importance of Reviewing Your Will

While we try to be prepared for what life throws at us, it is particularly important to make sure our families are prepared to address our needs and requests in whatever situation may arise. This is especially important when dealing with what happens to your property when you pass under your Will. That’s why every  Continue Reading »

Do I need an Adoption Lawyer?

Adoptions can be an exciting time. Whether you’re adopting a relative, such as a niece or nephew, or a stepparent wanting to adopt your stepchild, this is a moment to remember! While it is exciting, it is also a big decision and involves a technical process, as well as paperwork that affects both you and  Continue Reading »

Let’s Talk about Limited Liability Companies

In one of our past blogs, we discussed the different types of business entities and shared a little bit of information about each of them. We now want to take the next few blogs and dive a little deeper into each entity, discussing each in more depth. In this blog, we will address the Limited  Continue Reading »

What is The Equine Activity Immunity Act and What does it Protect?

Through time we have advanced from walking to running, from running to horses, and from horses we’ve progressed to cars. However, horses are still part of everyday life for people who board them, race them, ride them, as well as breed and raise them. As a result, Equine Law has developed over the years to  Continue Reading »

Agreement of Sale For Real Estate

An Agreement of Sale for real estate is a contract that defines the terms and conditions of the sale of real estate by a seller to a buyer. It is an important document for a sales transaction as an agreement to sell real estate is not binding in Pennsylvania unless it is reduced to a  Continue Reading »

What is involved with Estate Planning?

Whether or not you want to think about the future, the truth is you never know what is going to happen, and it’s best to be prepared. By having an Estate Plan in place, you are taking that step to prepare. What is Estate Planning? Many people don’t realize it, but everyone has an estate.  Continue Reading »

What is a Buy-Sell Agreement?

Do I need one? So, you start a business with a friend. The early years are great for the two of you, but then a dispute arises and your partner wants out.  The two of you can’t agree on how to structure your partner’s exit, so litigation ensues.  What should you have done differently? Something  Continue Reading »

When Do You Need A Real Estate Lawyer?

You may not think that you need a lawyer when it comes to real estate transactions, but that is not always the case. We are going to break down some incidences when you should have a real estate lawyer on your side. For Sale by Owner If you are looking to sell your home without  Continue Reading »

Let’s Talk About a Power of Attorney

In our last blog we talked a bit about a Power of Attorney (POA). This month, we want to focus on these documents and dive deeper into why they are important. No matter your health, it is a good idea to have a POA in place. Your agent under your POA will be able to  Continue Reading »