You can buy a home with a trust

You decide that it's time to downsize your home. Your spouse passed away last year, all of your children moved out of the house long ago, and you do not need a large five-bedroom family home to yourself. You opt to sell it and buy a smaller home on a lake.However, you...

Key facts about the aging American population

Estate planning is not something only the elderly should do. People need estate plans at any age, especially when they have children.However, realistically, it's something most Americans start thinking about a bit more often when they grow older. That's when it...

Understanding a driveway easement

There are a few different types of easements that may apply to your property, and it's important to understand the legal ramifications. You may not be the only one who can use your land, even though you do own that land. For instance, if you live in a condo or an HOA,...