Arizona Anti-Deficiency Overview – An Asset Protection Road-map

As we have discussed often in this forum, Asset Protection NOT just about lawsuits, it’s increasingly about any source of loss, risk or exposure to your hard earned wealth. In some cases your assets themselves, like real estate, create the liability we are concerned about. Given the carnage in the real estate market over the […]

Short Sale Time Bomb Affects all Buyers and sellers as Mortgage Debt Relief Act Expires – 2012

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Asset Protection is increasingly broadening in what people want from it, it’s not just about litigation and must include an analysis of ALL risks to our clients’ wealth including those posed by debt, investments, taxes, insurance gaps and most notably over the last 5 years, real estate. Below, Realtor Alex Goldstein, who has helped many navigate […]

Seller Financing in Today’s Luxury Home Market

HOME EQUITY LOSS

 Buying and selling homes in AZ right now is tough for most people. Sure, the speculators with cash are out there outbidding you on the courthouse steps to protect their rentals and market share, but what if you are trying to buy or sell a fine home and are NOT a cash buyer? One way […]

Strategic Mortgage Default – from an Asset Protection Perspective

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Nearly every homeowner in America with a mortgage has had at least an internal conversation, however brief, wondering if they should let their home go like “everyone else” seems to be. A variety of issues including emotional, financial, legal and ethical concerns are part of nearly every such conversation for most of the successful people […]

Understanding the Arizona Anti-Deficiency Statutes and What they Mean to YOU

We have many questions and conflicting interpretations of the Arizona Anti-Deficiency statutes and what they really mean and do. For clarification I turned to Attorney Neal Bookspan who is a partner at Phoenix law firm of Jaburg & Wilk and who handles a variety of business, bankruptcy and litigation issues. A link to Neal’s profile […]