Tip of the Week

Powers of Attorney in Real Estate Transactions

Today, Blair discusses the different Powers of Attorney used in Texas real estate transactions.

Repair credit vs. Seller obligation under Seller Temporary Residential Lease.

Today, Dawn addresses what issue arises when a repair credit is given at closing and Seller’s obligation under a leaseback.

Back Tax Bills

Today, Blair clarifies what back taxes are and how they can be assessed.

Happy Mother’s Day from Blair Raggio and Dawn Moore

Today, the mother-daughter team wish you a very Happy Mother’s Day!

Central Appraisal District’s appraised value vs. appraisal cap

Today, Dawn explains the difference between the Central Appraisal District’s appraised value and appraisal cap.

Buyer’s trying to terminate under option period without delivering the option fee.

Today, Blair stresses the importance of delivering the option money in order for the buyer to terminate under the option period.

Reminders about how the Addendum for Sale of Other Property by Buyer and its kick out provisions works

Today, Dawn provides valuable insight as to the use of the Addendum for Sale of Other Property by Buyer and why we may see more of it.

Foreign Sellers and Tax Consequences

Today, Blair answers the question of who is defined as a Foreign Seller for IRS purposes and discusses tax withholdings required by Buyers.

Happy Zoo Lover’s Day!

Today, Dawn shares her love and passion of the Dallas Zoo. Dawn is now serving as it’s Chairman of the Board.

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