Category Archives: Real Estate

Buying or Selling Residential Property?

Apr
10
2017

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE PENNSYLVANIA REAL ESTATE SELLER DISCLOSURE LAW

What is the Law?

The Pennsylvania Real Estate Seller Disclosure Law, 68 Pa.C.S. §§7501 et seq., requires that a seller of residential property provide a signed and …

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Using and Abusing the Residential Agreement of Sale

Mar
13
2017

Krista Kochosky, Chair of the Real Estate Practice Group, has been selected by the Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI) as member of the faculty for the upcoming continuing legal education seminar, Using and Abusing the Residential Agreement of Sale. The …

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Relocating to Florida Part II:  Understanding Death Taxes When I own Real Property in Florida and Pennsylvania

Dec
20
2016
by Lisa Goddy, Esq.

Flamenco Beach CulebraIf you live in Florida and own real property in Pennsylvania or another state, or are looking to change your domicile to Florida, but wish to retain a residence in another state, you may be surprised …

Posted in Legal Watch, Estate Planning and Administration, Real Estate

Relocating to Florida: Understanding the Benefits of Becoming a Florida Resident

Sep
26
2016
by Lisa Goddy, Esq.

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Do you own a home in Florida? Have you ever considered becoming a Florida resident?  Florida gives you attractive tax planning tools that may help make that decision a little easier.  Unlike other states, Florida has …

Posted in Legal Watch, Estate Planning and Administration, Real Estate

Update! Washington County Property Reassessment: Reviewing Your Final Assessment and Navigating The Appeal Process

Jul
19
2016
This is an update to our February 8, 2016 post, What Washington County Property Owners Need to Know About Their Property Reassessment.
Charles Hadad, lawyer at The Lynch Law Group

Charles B. Hadad

Washington County recently concluded a court-ordered reassessment of all residential and commercial properties in …

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Real Estate Agent & Broker Liability

May
25
2016

Pennsylvania Bar Institute LogoKrista Kochosky will team up with an experienced panel to present the PBI course, Real Estate Agent and Broker Liability. The program is approved for 3 hours of CLE credit (2.0 Substantive and 1.0 Ethics) and will be held …

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A Day On Real Estate

Feb
11
2016

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From transactional issues to new CFPB rules, the practice of real estate is continually evolving. Stay abreast of all that’s happened in the past year and plan for the future by attending A Day on Real Estate.

Krista Kochosky, …

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What Washington County Property Owners Need To Know About Their Property Reassessment

Feb
08
2016
Charles B. Hadad

Charles B. Hadad

Similar to the reassessment that Allegheny County property owners experienced in 2012, Washington County recently concluded a court-ordered reassessment of all residential and commercial properties in the county. It is the first county-wide reassessment in more than …

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Krista Kochosky Joins The Lynch Law Group

Sep
09
2014

_CLC8460The Lynch Law Group is pleased to announce that attorney Krista Kochosky has joined the Firm as a member of the Litigation and Real Estate practice groups, focusing in the areas of civil litigation of Professional Liability for Real Estate …

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