Five things to consider before selling your home

The following original blog has been written for Weston Title and Escrow, all rights reserved. If you have been thinking of selling your home, now is a good time to consider putting it on the market including these 5 things … Continue reading

Want to refinance? Do your homework first

An edited version of Roy Oppenheim’s commentary was originally published on Yahoo! Homes and is being redistributed on Weston Title with their permission. As a real estate attorney for 25 years, working first on Wall Street and then on Main Street, I’ve come to the opinion that … Continue reading

Want To Buy a Home On Short Sale? What You Need to Know

I’ve spent much of my time on my sister site South Florida Law Blog espousing the benefits of a short sale for sellers. As I’ve said countless times before, banks are more willing than ever to accept a short sale and let … Continue reading

Prices May Be Down, But Housing Market is Not Out

Some analysts are once again crying gloom and doom about yesterday’s latest release from the Case-Shiller Index. Case-Shiller, one of the most respected indicators of housing prices nationwide, posted new lows in December in 3 key composites, including a 3.8% … Continue reading

Credit Grip Loosening; So Where in Florida Should You Buy?

If you’re looking to buy a house in Florida this year, you’re probably still concerned about whether now is a good time to apply for a mortgage.   We’ve seen several reports this week that suggest just that.  For once, … Continue reading