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Tax sales in Louisiana

Tax sales in Louisiana Let me start by stating that this is not legal advice. This blog does not offer legal advice. If you need legal advice, consult with an attorney. Orleans Parish just held its annual tax sale. This … Continue reading

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Could this happen to you??????

With all the uncertainty in today’s real estate market, homebuyers can be certain that purchasing a First American Title Owner’s Policy is a solid investment that will provide vital protection against losses should a problem with the title arise. There … Continue reading

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Real Estate Tax Tips

I wanted to pass along some info from the friendly folks at the IRS(always speak with your tax advisor!!): Sale of Residence – Real Estate Tax Tips You may qualify to exclude from your income all or part of any … Continue reading

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Rental Deposits in Louisiana

Rental Deposits in Louisiana How do I get it my money back? What happens when the landlord is refusing to return tenant his or her deposit? What can tenant do? There is a Louisiana statute that is very favorable to … Continue reading

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Liens and Construction issues in Louisiana

Construction Issues / Liens in Louisiana We have a client worried about their contractor or builder not paying a company it got material from due to a dispute over billing. What are the ramifications? Can the unpaid supplier file a … Continue reading

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Selling Property “As Is” in Louisiana

Selling Property “As Is” in Louisiana What does it mean to buy or sell a house or property “as is.” How important is that? It’s actually very important in Louisiana. Unlike most jurisdictions throughout the country in which the general … Continue reading

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Tax Sales in Louisiana

Can I lose my house or how do I get a 17% return? Issues with tax sales are popping up with more regularity. So what is a tax sale? In the event that your taxes are not paid by a … Continue reading

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Why Owner’s Title Insurance?

I always recommend that buyers purchase an owner’s policy of title insurance. The problem is that most home buyers don’t know what title insurance is or what it covers, and only see it for the first time on the closing … Continue reading

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Greetings friends and clients! We at Audubon Title hope to use this blog to provide helpful and sometimes entertaining nuggets of useful information about real estate. What is title insurance and what do we do? We handle the closing process. … Continue reading

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