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Florida Theft Offenses – Lulich & Attorneys

Florida Theft Offenses – Lulich & Attorneys Florida Theft Offenses Florida theft offenses are generally categorized based on the value of the items that are stolen and the type of property that is stolen. There are different penalties based on these categories. There are also different categories based on where the theft took place and the means used to steal an item. […]

Understanding the Florida Partition Process – Lulich & Attorneys

Understanding the Florida Partition Process – Lulich & Attorneys Understanding the Florida Partition Process  Some property owners can’t agree on whether they should sell their property and how the property should be sold. When a buyout or alternative arrangement can’t be reached, a partition action may be the only option. A partition is essentially a forced sale of the real property. One owner seeks […]

Common Real Estate Related Lawsuits – Lulich & Attorneys

Common Real Estate Related Lawsuits – Lulich & Attorneys Common Real Estate Related Lawsuits Buying and selling real estate is what ties families to communities. In Florida, real estate sales include residential properties, cooperatives, condominiums, and apartment complex. Many people are involved in real estate sales and management including property management companies, brokers, and developers. While many disputes can be resolved amicably through negotiations […]

Understanding Closing Costs for Florida Properties – Lulich & Attorneys

Understanding Closing Costs for Florida Properties – Lulich & Attorneys The closing should be the best part of the sale or purchase of a home, condominium, or other real estate property. Too often though, the closing is a confusing time for both the buyer and seller. The buyer has the right to expect he/she will receive the keys to their property, title insurance to protect […]

How Does a Real Estate Closing Attorney Help Buyers and Sellers? – Lulich & Attorneys

How Does a Real Estate Closing Attorney Help Buyers and Sellers? – Lulich & Attorneys The real estate closing is the last stage of any real estate transaction. Even with a strong real estate agreement and approval for the mortgage, there are many things that a skilled lawyer does to help clients at the settlement/the closing. This includes working with the title company and negotiating with the attorney for the […]

AS-IS Contract Changes for Real Estate Transactions Effective November 1, 2021 – Lulich & Attorneys

AS-IS Contract Changes for Real Estate Transactions Effective November 1, 2021 – Lulich & Attorneys Many of the standard ways for selling real property in Florida changed effective November 1, 2021. The Florida Realtors organization recently summarized some of these changes. What’s important to understand is that if you are buying or selling real estate in Indian River County or anywhere in Florida, you need to speak with an experienced Florida real […]

Selling a Tenant Occupied Home – Lulich & Attorneys

Selling a Tenant Occupied Home – Lulich & Attorneys Landlords need to consider a number of legal and practical issues when they sell a property that has a tenant-occupied person in it. The considerations are generally the same whether the property is a single-home, a condominium, or some other dwelling. There may be additional contractual requirements with a homeowner’s association. Landlords also need to […]

Florida Out of State Buyer Advice – Lulich & Attorneys

Florida Out of State Buyer Advice – Lulich & Attorneys Florida is a wonderful destination for young and old alike. The moderate winter climate draws many Northerners and Midwesterners away from the cold and snow. Gazing at the ocean, watching springtime baseball, great universities, and top-rate arts and culture are among the many other draws. Many seniors and others choose Florida as their last home […]

Steps Involved in Selling a Home – Lulich & Attorneys

Steps Involved in Selling a Home – Lulich & Attorneys Homeowners can sell their homes in one of two ways. Most homeowners use a broker. The broker lists the property for sale, helps establish the listing price, invites prospective buyers to see the home, helps review the condition of the home and what repairs might be needed, and helps negotiate the sales price. Real estate […]