Real Estate Update: What You Should Know Before Buying or Selling

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Join Martinson & Beason, PC attorneys Mac Martinson and Morris Lilienthal for a real estate update on Wednesday, February 13th at 6:00 PM (CST). Through an interactive question and answer format, Morris and Mac will be discussing residential and commercial closings, exemptions, rental property, life estates and more. Get your real estate law questions answered as Morris and Mac will be seeking questions from viewers.

If you are thinking about buying or selling real estate in 2019, what can you expect at your closing? How much does it cost and how long does escrow take? By knowing the legal ramifications in buying and selling real estate, you can make the process more enjoyable and increase the likelihood of a smooth closing.

In addition to residential and commercial closings, Morris and Mac will take on a variety of other real estate issues. Alabama residents may be entitled to property tax exemptions based on the homestead, their age, disability or second-home status. While some people seek to avoid probate through a life estate, what are the risks? Get these questions answered and more.

Morris has been assisting families and accident victims since 2003 and was recently selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star. Morris finds his calling in helping injury victims put the pieces back together. He is also heavily involved with Team Will and the March of Dimes. He is also the host of the Mo Show Live which features local, state and national leaders.

Mac has been practicing real estate law since joining Martinson & Beason in 1991. In addition to his regular clientele, Mac has represented the State of Alabama in road condemnation cases and the town of Triana in sewer condemnation cases. He is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell. He is a former board member for the Land Trust of North Alabama and a past elder and deacon of First Presbyterian.

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