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Real Estate Attorney - The Law Offices of Steven C. Vondran, P.C. - Attorney at Law
REAL ESTATE BROKER MARKETING TIPS FROM ATTORNEY STEVE Okay, as a real estate lawyer I interface with a lot of very professional and successful real estate people.  As such, when I see or hear good real estate brokering ideas, i am going to start sharing them.  Some of them will probably be real o...
SAMPLE LETTER - CALIFORNIA HOMEOWNER BILL OF RIGHTS (PRODUCE THE NOTE) Send them my sample letter under the Calfornia homeonwer bill of rights which was passed into law in California in 2013.  Under this new law, the lender or loan servicer needs to come up with competent eveidence of the right t...
The problem with the right to reinstate your loan in California 5 business days prior to trustee sale.   The California Association of Realtors has put out a nice timeline dealing wiith the foreclosure timelines in California.  This handy chart makes clear that a borrower has a legal right to re...
  A word about NMLS licenses and California Business and Professions Code Section 10166.051 After you have been audited by the California Department of Real Estate ("DRE") - soon to be called the "bureau of real estate" ("BRE"), one question I get quite frequently is WILL I LOSE MY NMLS LICENSE a...
  Are you ready to go from Real Estate Broker to Real Estate salespersons because you don't fully understand the duty to supervise?   This is an important notice about something that I know everyone already knows, but may not truly understand.  This article is based on things that I seen in my pr...
  OVERVIEW OF WHAT EXACTLY A LAND USE AND AND ZONING LAWYER DOES FOR REAL ESTATE CLIENTS. This is a question I get fairly often, even from other Attorneys.  As a Phoenix Arizona Zoning Attorney, there are many different types of things we do to help real estate owners, developers and investors. ...
The greater Phoenix Arizona area is poised for another growth spurt.  What does that mean?  It just may mean it is a good time to consider buying or selling an Arizona business or starting a franchise.  Listen in as Attorney Steve discusses some of the major things to consider when buying a busi...
Hello again,  If you have any clients who have been having a hard time getting a fair review in the loan modification process in regard to their Bank of America home mortgage loans, you might want to consider using our attorney service. We were recently approached by a Bank of America loan modifi...
    The Governor of California Jerry Brown has appointed a new real estate commissioner.  His name is Mr. Wayne Bell.   The former real estate commissioner, Mr. Davi, resigned his post.   Welcome to the post Mr. Bell.   Here is a brief overview of what we were able to learn about BRE real estate ...
We have noticed recently that there seems to be a rise in the number of audits, hearings, and investigations by the California Department of Real Estate ("DRE") in regard to property management companies. In particular, since property managers often times bring in a large amount of trust funds, t...

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