Articles from The Law Office of Ronald S. Webster

Whenever the sales contract for residential improved property is used, there is the potential that...

"Get it right the first time, that’s the main thing” – Billy Joel

The Most Practical, Versatile and Beneficial Way for Canadians to hold Title to Real Estate...

Listing Agents should familiarize their foreign sellers of the new withholding requirements...

The National Association of Realtors defines a short sale as “a transaction in which the...

One of the most common questions I receive from sellers who are upside down on their mortgage...

While a person may have more than one residence, theoretically a person may have only one...

Florida homestead status is an important concept which appears in three different sections of...

Land contracts, like New Coke, never caught on in Florida for a number of justifiable reasons...

If you have a principle residence or vacation home, an excellent opportunity to substantially...

A short sale occurs when a lender agrees to accept less than the outstanding loan amount to...

I am certain most everyone is familiar with the age old adage “if it sounds too good to be...

Given the demise of real estate prices in recent years and the potential for resurgence, it...

Many homeowners do not want to short sale their properties but unfortunately are being forced...

Both realtors and attorneys are still falling for internet scams.

If you receive an...

Florida Land Trusts are in my opinion, the best vehicle to hold title to real property in Florida for...

Few people are really aware of how proper estate planning can minimize the bite that federal...

THE GROWING NEED TO UNDERSTAND FIRPTA

Florida Land Trusts are simple to create and are an excellent planning tool for residents and...

Foreign Investors interest in Florida real estate has never been greater. According to the National...

Quite often Capital Gains tax is due on sale and transfer of a real property. In 1997 tax laws were...


Prices may look attractive and the subliminal thought of benefiting from someone else...