Partnership for the Good of Your Business

Should you rent or buy a home?

Having a place to call your own can bring feelings of comfort and pride. However, the decision of renting or buying a home may leave you feeling confused and uncertain. Multiple factors may influence which choice you make. When you have a basic understanding of each...

Can I claim squatter’s rights?

Squatter’s rights are when someone takes control or residency in property that belongs to someone else without that person’s permission. Squatting may happen when someone at first had permission to be there but then overstayed the agreement. It can also happen if...

Is this a home buyer’s mistake?

Even homebuyers who have purchased other properties before can get wrapped up in the struggles of buying a new property. Not to mention, the struggles you face will likely change as the landscape of real estate continues to evolve over the years. Thus, before you go...

Do I need a property title search?

Homebuyers must always have an inspection performed before agreeing to buy a piece of real estate. However, you must also perform a title search to look for other, less obvious issues. According to Realtor.com, title searches review deeds, land records, and other...

What is adverse possession in Ohio?

As Ohio State University explains, adverse possession in Ohio is a holdover doctrine from old English law that may give caretakers the right to legally claim land they utilize.  This doctrine historically encouraged settlers to maximize available land and make it...

Archives

FindLaw Network