As far as ‘disruptive’ startups go, Airbnb has stirred up a tropical storm since its launch in 2008. It is forecast to double its global nightly bookings to 80,000 by the end of the year and is valued at an astounding $25.5 billion. It’s been taken as a sign that the prophesied “sharing economy” has…
A Trade Name Registration or DBA Registration (Doing Business As) is used if you are a sole proprietor, partnership, or incorporated company doing business with a name different from your personal name or legal name. Most states and some counties require you to register your business name so customers and other companies can identify you.
We set out to ask ourselves questions regarding the true legality and risks of the Airbnb operation, and what it means for potential Airbnb hosts and landlords. Read on to see what we found, you’ll be surprised by the results.
Whether or not you will be placing the name “Donald Trump” on your ballot for president in 2016, there are quite a few real estate tips to be learned from his success that you can benefit from.
In the twenty-first century, medical healthcare is the most advanced it has ever been, providing us with a vast range of health care options when we face challenging illnesses. But until sickness arrives on our own doorstep, we often shy away from considering the decisions we may have to make with regards to our health…
Tenants can come up with all kinds of excuses for late rent payments. With all the negative repercussions for tenants such as late rent fees, bad credit ratings and negative references from landlords, it’s surprising how common this issue comes up. Dealing with a tenant who is late in paying the rent, whether for the first time or a repeat offender, can throw up a number of troubling dilemmas for landlords.
The process of serving an eviction notice and taking a troublesome tenant to court is a headache even for experienced landlords. It is costly and time-consuming, and in the meantime your property can be sitting empty, or worse, occupied by a non-paying tenant. Save yourself the stress by following these five simple golden rules.
Many inexperienced tenants are daunted by the appearance of an eviction notice in the mailbox, and new landlords believe they can simply print a sample eviction notice, send it to their tenant, and move on. It’s not quite that simple!
Does everyone need a lawyer, even for something minor, like creating a lease agreement? Fortunately, technology is making it easier for the average person to access affordable legal services.
Welcome to Legal Templates. We are dedicated to creating a new way for the average person to interact with the United States legal system. Right now, creating even the simplest of legal documents can be prohibitively expensive, difficult, time consuming and overwhelming. We have developed innovative software that guides you through the process of generating…