9 hours ago In this program, attorney David Heymann of Meltzer Lippe explores the origins of real estate investment trusts and their growth in use in real estate investing. He provides participants with a basic understanding of the rights and restrictions imposed on REITs including the various governance, ownership, income and asset tests to which they are subject. David also discusses
6 hours ago Discuss how real estate impacts and affects the state cannabis licensing process. Identify the clauses that must be included in a real estate lease for a cannabis business. Leverage real estate in a cannabis business financing plan . Unlimited. Gain access to this course, plus unlimited access to 1,500+ courses, with an Unlimited Subscription.
3 hours ago Changes in technology and the market have necessitated changes in the way the standard Real Estate Contract needed to be drafted to protect the parties to a transaction. Since 2003, the various Real Estate Associations in Northern Illinois have worked together to create a single contract that would assure that all of the parties to the contract are working toward closing. In 2016, a group of
9 hours ago In 2017, one commentator noted that nearly 37% of all homes sold in the U.S. were purchased for investment purposes. Since that time, real estate has continued to attract investors of all walks of life. Often, the excitement to buy overshadows both the details of the landlord-tenant laws related to said investments and their effect on profitability. This program, presented by real estate
7 hours ago Many public-private development projects are structured through the use of a ground lease. Given the competing objectives of the parties and the long-term nature of the relationship, ground lease negotiations are typically fairly complex, and while negotiations may be lengthy, the parties can find great value in a ground lease through careful consideration of its key provisions. For the public
2 hours ago In this program, Jon Harnois, Esq. of Burgeon Legal Group explores the intricacies of recovering debt via liens on real property. This course is designed to focus on the lien process, from determining whether a lien is a viable tool for to recovery, to determining the best and most efficient path to recordation of the lien, and ultimately how to secure payment for your client after securing
7 hours ago Using real-world examples, Mark will show participants dozens of ways to draft a "Bad Contract." This program provides practical tips that help participants learn how to draft contracts in a way that avoids disputes and maximizes the odds of prevailing if a dispute is unavoidable.
6 hours ago With the alarming prevalence of substance use and mental health disorders in the legal profession, it is imperative that we are all armed with the knowledge and insight of how to approach someone who may be struggling. Certain approaches yield greater results than others. While many of us have viewed the "Intervention" show on television, Johnson style interventions don't typically produce
9 hours ago Regardless of the type of business of your client, the particulars of your practice, or the geographic location in which you or your clients do business, it is inevitable that at some point you will encounter a residential or commercial lease agreement. For example, you might be called upon by a client to draft such an agreement or to review an existing lease. Similarly, you might represent an
7 hours ago The program will benefit personal injury lawyers, real property lawyers, government counsel, insurance counsel, attorneys in the petroleum industry, brownfields and redevelopment counsel and local and state officials. Learning Objectives: Assess liability for gas station leaks; Identify the common resulting harms and impacts of leaks and spills
1 hours ago This program, taught by Clifford Horner, partner at Horner Law Group, PC, covers the basics of Commercial Landlord-Tenant practice in California. Topics to be covered include Subordination and Nondisturbance Agreements, Damage/Destruction of the Leased Premises, Lease Options (Extensions, Expansions and Renewals), Tenant Defaults, Retaking Possession of the Premises, …
8 hours ago This program, taught by Linda Shaw, a veteran environmental and land use attorney, will use the progress made during the fifteen-year history of New York State's Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) as a case study introducing the federal Superfund law, and legal developments in the remediation of contaminated properties. The course will provide an overview of the New York program, including …
1 hours ago Contract "draftsmanship" is something of a lost art in a world where legal forms have become ubiquitous in the marketplace. Despite that, it is as important as ever for attorneys, especially in-house counsel, to adeptly navigate various contractual structures and help their clients avoid the many pitfalls associated with using boilerplate forms. This program, presented by Todd Kulkin, will
Just Now As more and more physicians and other healthcare practitioners enter the workforce, employers, whether they are hospitals, clinics, or private practices, are updating their employment contracts to create more restrictions for practitioners. It is important for practitioners attorneys to review these contracts closely, not only to confirm that the terms of the offer are correctly drafted, but
3 hours ago Navigating Real Estate Issues for Cannabis Businesses. Every state agency requires cannabis license applicants to prove site control in the form of a lease, deed, or enforceable option to purchase, but funding site control can be difficult. This program will explore solutions to the application requirements, how to “cannabis-ize” a lease
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8 hours ago Disruptive behavior in medical settings can foster medical errors, contribute to poor patient satisfaction, and compromise staff morale. According to the Joint Commission, unprofessional and disruptive behavior can manifest itself in many forms, including sexual harassment, which unnecessarily places patients, employees, and employing institutions at risk. Such behavior can also foster medical
2 hours ago "Virtual currency" (e.g., Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin) has become increasingly popular in today's economy. This development has invited increased IRS scrutiny of taxpayers that engage in various types of transactions utilizing this (relatively) new manner of exchange. Most recently in 2019, the IRS announced that it had begun to send letters to taxpayers involved in virtual currency
5 hours ago One of the biggest challenges in one's career is building their own practice. As a healthcare provider, this can be very challenging, yet satisfying, if successful. However, what happens when that provider wants to sell their practice and start that next phase of their life? Alternatively, what happens when a provider decides it's time that they went out on their own and are interested in
7 hours ago Buying and selling a business is never an easy task. Tax issues regarding depreciation recapture, personal goodwill, estate tax issues, gift tax issues and even ordinary income tax issues arise in every deal. Picking the right entity structure, structuring the deal properly and other legal matters also arise. Dr. Basi adopts a case study approach to address these items and more.
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Real estate is generally a great investment option. It can generate ongoing passive income and can be a good long-term investment if the value increases over time.
Real estate is often a referral-based business. Those who are involved in the business longer typically are the most successful. Those with 16 years or more experience earned the highest real estate income: approximately $78,850 on average.
Dallas tops the list of real-estate markets over the period studied, exhibiting strong price appreciation, while remaining a market in which investors saw strong rents relative to property values.
Manhattan real estate is the most expensive in the US per square foot with some properties topping $10,000: Study. Move over San Francisco — the Big Apple tops Silicon Valley as most expensive place to live in the United States, a new study shows.