Probate Nightmare: How to Deal with Fighting Siblings Who Can’t Agree to Sell the Home

People often ask me how I can do probate work. They tell me of all the horror stories they have heard and how it can tear families apart. Often people tell me of their own personal experiences after losing a parent and how the parents had no Will or Trust in place and as a result, they fought for years with their siblings over who gets what. The sad truth is that this can happen. I have seen my fair share of probates Read More

Two Things You (and Your Parents) Should Do Now to Avoid Having Their Home Go Through Probate

Most people are going to own a piece of real estate throughout their lifetime. They may own the home they live in, have a vacation home or have an investment property. Owning real estate is a dream most of us have. And many of us are fortunate enough to realize that dream. However, most of us do not think much about what happens to that real estate after we die. We may assume it will be passed on to our spouse or Read More