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Making an offer, House Key, Schools

Dear David, We are first time buyers and quite nervous about the process. If we make an offer and can’t get our financing, can we get our deposit back? – Cash Conscious DEAR CASH: The short answer is “yes”. A properly drafted offer includes the provision that if any condition is not met, the deposit

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Joint Tenants vs. Tenants in Common, School Boundaries, Bidding Wars

Dear David, What is the difference between Joint Tenants and Tenants in Common? – Legal Eagle Dear Eagle, Property can be owned either individually, or jointly. “Joint tenants” and “tenants-in-common” are two types of joint property ownership that differ in their outcomes if one owner passes away. With joint tenancy, the property goes to the

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