Tag Archives: Heirs

U.S. Billionaires are Living Longer, Making Heirs Wait

15 American billionaires died last year and left behind $60 billion in assets, some of which consisted of intense complexities such as yachts and sports teams. The number of billionaires is increasing, hiking up to 747 in 2017 from 490… … Continue reading

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What happens to a house when the owner dies and there are no heirs?

Occasionally, I have a case brought to my practice where a homeowner has died and had no known family members to whom the house should transfer.  In this case, there are a few different options for how to handle the … Continue reading

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POCATELLO ESTATE PLANNING – WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU HAVE NO HEIRS

By Lane V. Erickson, Idaho Estate Planning Attorney Having practiced estate planning in Pocatello for 20 years I am passionate that everyone needs a good estate plan. It really doesn’t matter what your age is whether you were married or … Continue reading

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Warren Buffett's Advice on How to Raise Well-Adjusted Heirs

Warren Buffett spoke at the Forbes 400 Summit on Philanthropy earlier this week in San Fransisco. The legendary man had some advice for attendees that had been attained during his almost 90 years of life. Buffett commented that he had… … Continue reading

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New Help to Homeowners, Heirs or Spouses

Two important sets of CFPB amendments to its RESPA and TILA mortgage servicing rules go into effect April 19, 2018. These amendments expand the rights of those inheriting homes, awarded a home in divorce, or otherwise succeeding in interest to … Continue reading

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