Why use a quitclaim deed?

New York residents should understand that there are different types of deeds when they're making a real estate transaction. Examples include general warranty, special warranty and quitclaim. Quitclaim deeds are generally only used in a few circumstances, such as sales...

5 things your HOA can’t do

If you live in a neighborhood with a homeowners association, or HOA, you may notice that there are several rules to adhere to. An HOA can keep your neighborhood safe and aesthetically pleasing, but it can also be difficult to keep up with the outlandish demands of...

Deciding when to sell your home

It may be difficult to choose the correct time to sell a home. Many people live in their homes for years, and they naturally form an emotional attachment to their property. Nevertheless, residents of New York and other states should keep some things in mind when...