ESTOPPEL CERTIFICATES FOR BUYING TENANT-OCCUPIED REAL ESTATE

​A tenant estoppel certificate is often associated with the due diligence phase of prospecting a purchase of the tenant-occupied property.  Estoppel certificates are common practice in commercial transactions but are often an unfortunate oversight in tenant-occupied residential purchases.  So, what exactly is a tenant estoppel certificate and how does it work? What is a tenant…

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Is it Smart to Give an 18 year-old ONE MILLION DOLLARS?

If you just started laughing or rolling your eyes thinking of how you would have mishandled that amount of money fresh out of high school, then keep reading.  While it seems a scenario that no parent in their right mind would knowingly prefer, I regularly see parents either having no estate plan or unknowingly having…

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