October 9, 2012

Homestead Filing Deadline: Dec. 1

Everything You Were Told About Filing for “Homestead” at Closing But Forgot 3 (or 11) Months Later [Editor’s Note:  this post originally ran (late) last November.  On the theory that that might be cutting it close for some folks, I’ve moved up the date — a bit — this year.] If you bought a home earlier...
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De-emphasizing “As Is”

As I discussed in a post last week titled, “Bye, Bye, Home Seller Warranties,” the key Minnesota forms change this year is dropping various Seller warranties that had previously been in the Purchase Agreement. As a side effect of this omission, there is now much less need for “As Is” Addenda — historically, one of...
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