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Sale of Real Property by a Trustee in California, Part 2: Legal Pitfalls

Author: Staff Creating a “living trust,” as opposed to a will, allows an individual to take a more active role in the preparation of their estate. In a will, the testator designates someone to act as executor, but that person … Continue reading

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Arizona Trustee Sales, Foreclosures and Short Sales

As an Arizona attorney I have been involved in thousands of Arizona trustee sales. Never do a short sale, deed in lieu of foreclosure, allow a trustee’s sale, or a foreclosure to go forward without first obtaining both legal and … Continue reading

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Sale of Real Property by a Trustee in California, Part 1: Fiduciary Duties and Best Practices

Author: Staff Creating an estate plan allows a person to direct the distribution of their assets after their death. A will is perhaps the fundamental estate planning document, but it is far from the only way to distribute one’s assets. … Continue reading

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More Poetry — Trustee Style

Here is a great poem about why you should just say no if anyone asks you to serve as a trustee:The trustee’s job, I think, does not afford him such a happy lot.In return for modest fees, he’s subject to… … Continue reading

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Who to Trust as a Trustee?

Estate Planning: Choosing the Right Trustee It’s not the most pleasant experience to think about one’s own death, but the smart move is to think about what will happen to your estate after your passing and make sure that they … Continue reading

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