Category: Real Estate

Estate Planning for Real Estate Investors

Courtesy of William Bronchick, Esq. Estate planning for real estate investors involves distributing your assets after death to such people or causes according to your wish with minimum legal complications and the least tax incidence. And estate planning is not just for the wealthy; nor is it something to be contemplated when you reach the ripe […]

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When Should You Use a Land Trust vs. and LLC in Real Estate?

By William Bronchick, Esq. and Bronchick Law In this very short video, I will discuss the differences between using LLCs and land trusts for holding real estate. Listen and learn!

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Five Examples of the IRA-LLC for Real Estate Investing

Example #1: Hard Money Loan Client setups up IRA-LLC, which is funded by money in his self-directed IRA account.  Investor need a loan to buy a property, so the IRA-LLC then wires money to the escrow account of the title company who is closing the deal.  Investor signs a note and deed of trust, the […]

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Top 10 Ways to Get Sued- Part 2

By Attorney William Bronchick Here it is, the official, “Top 10 Ways to Get Sued” – guaranteed! In our previous post, we covered the 1st 5 Ways to Get Sued and NOW in Part 2, we will cover 5 more ways! Here are numbers 6-10. 6. Try to Call Employees Independent Contractors.  Many employers hire employees, but […]

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Top 10 Ways to Get Sued Part 1

By Attorney William Bronchick Here it is, the official, “Top 10 Ways to Get Sued” – guaranteed! In this post we will cover the 1st 5 Ways to Get Sued and in Part 2 to be posted in a couple of days, we will cover 5 more ways! 1. Do Business in Your Own Name. […]

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Illegal Discrimination in Housing

By: William Bronchick ESQ. You want the best tenants in your property, so you have to be choosey, particular or… dare I say… “discriminatory”!  But not all forms of discrimination are illegal.  It is illegal discrimination only when you discriminate against people who are a member of a “protected” class. The Fair Housing Act of […]

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What to do if a Tenant Abandons Your Property

Have you ever had a tenant leave in the middle of the night or the middle of an eviction? Did you ever wonder what to do when the tenant abandons the property? Basically, when a tenant abandons the property, you do not need to file an eviction or wait for the sheriff. You can change […]

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Using an Installment Land Contract in Colorado to do a Wrap vs. an AITD

A land contract is a financing tool whereby the seller and buyer agree upon the sale of a property under installment payments. The property remains titled in the seller’s name until the buyer completes all payments under the contract. This arrangement is also known as a “contract for deed” or “installment land contract”. The land […]

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Self Directed Real Estate IRA

If you are looking to invest your IRA money in something other than the stock market, the “self-directed real estate IRA” may be for you.  A “self-directed real estate IRA” is really not a special type of IRA, but rather a way of investing in your IRA. All IRAs are self-directed, but the custodian you pick […]

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DNA Profiling: Its Uses in Court

Courtesy of William Bronchick, Bronchick Law Stronger evidence in courtrooms—it’s what every attorney, defendant, and plaintiff dreams of. Beginning in the last 1980s, this is exactly what began to surface through DNA profiling. We don’t deal at all with this kind of issue at Bronchick Law, but I thought it might prove to be some interesting […]

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