Being “Under Contract”– What It Really Means

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The phrase “Under Contract” is used frequently, but many buyers and sellers may not be sure what it means exactly. Once parties are “under contract,” they have an agreement to buy and sell for a certain price, and have an outline of the next steps that must be taken. At this point, a seller cannot Read More

What You’re Paying For When You Hire a Realtor

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The more technology disrupts the process of buying and selling a home, the more relevant it becomes to understand what you’re paying for when you hire a realtor. The answer: a professional, hopefully with experience, to help you through the process and ensure it is all done correctly. Exactly how that breaks down depends on Read More

Statute of Limitations for a Quiet Title Action in Utah

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Unlike some states, there is no explicit statute of limitation for quiet title actions in Utah. However, this does not mean a statute of limitation won’t apply to your case. Determining whether a statute of limitations applies, and what the statute of limitation is, depends on your facts. What is a Quiet Title Action? Generally speaking, Read More

Real Estate Law

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Quit Claim Deed A quit claim deed is a deed that states that whatever the grantor has in the property is being conveyed, but that the grantor is not guaranteeing that they have an interest in the property at all. These are very common in gift transactions where no money is changing hands or in Read More