homestead status

Getting the “Homestead” Disclosure Wrong

Closing Headaches — Exhibit A [Note to Readers: The views expressed here are solely those of Ross Kaplan, and do not represent Edina Realty, Berkshire Hathaway, or any other entity referenced. If you need legal advice, please consult an attorney.] It’s not the biggest mistake Sellers can make — the maximum exposure is typically “only”...
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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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