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Category Archives: Tips From Sher

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 »

Importance in Planning for Your Future

November is Long Term Care Awareness Month, and because of that, we wanted to take the time to share why it’s important to prepare for your future and have everything in place – from your estate planning to a long term care insurance plan. You never know what your future may hold, and while you  Continue Reading »

What Business Structure Should You Use?

When it comes to starting a business, one of the most important decisions you’ll need to make is what type of business structure you’re going to use. The choice you make on this decision will affect your taxes, amount of paperwork your business is required to do, and the personal liability you face. There are  Continue Reading »

Probating An Estate

What does it mean? If you are like many other individuals, you have no idea what probating an estate means. Well, we are here to help you understand what it means and why it’s important to know about it. Let’s start with a few definitions: Probate: A legal process whereby a Will is proved in  Continue Reading »

Four Tips on Preparing a Residential Lease

Do you have a property you’re thinking about renting out? Have you been thinking about entering the landlord world? If you answered yes to one or both of these questions, then you will also need to prepare a residential lease. A very thorough residential lease will in the end save you money and relieve stress.  Continue Reading »

Why is a Living Will Important?

A few months ago we talked about Wills and the importance of having one. If you missed it, take a moment to check it out. However, today we would like to talk about a different type of Will and the importance of it. That Will is called a Living Will. Simply put, a Living Will  Continue Reading »