Property

January 7, 2019

Protect Your Legal Paperwork in a Natural Disaster

Three Tips to Protect Your Important Legal Paperwork in a Natural Disaster The year 2018 was no stranger to natural disasters. From multiple earthquakes, back-to-back hurricanes,Read More
December 4, 2018

Plan Your Estate and Protect Your Family

Protect Your Family With an Estate Plan Overview In the event of incapacitation or death (God forbid), it is important that you have named who willRead More
September 15, 2016
Powers & Neal 6730 N. Scottsdale Rd., Ste. 290, Scottsdale, AZ 85253 480-699-7992

Beneficiaries for Bank Accounts

Pay on Death and Transfer on Death Designations Setting up a Transfer on Death (“TOD”) or Pay on Death (“POD”) designation on your bank account isRead More
July 27, 2016
Powers & Neal 6730 N. Scottsdale Rd., Ste. 290, Scottsdale, AZ 85253 480-699-7992

Probate Affidavits

Avoiding Probate with Probate Affidavits Also called a “small estate” affidavit, probate affidavits allow the heirs of a deceased person to collect the decedent’s property without having toRead More
February 15, 2016
Powers & Neal 6730 N. Scottsdale Rd., Ste. 290, Scottsdale, AZ 85253 480-699-7992

Breaking a Commercial Lease

Question: I can’t afford the commercial lease for my office.  What should I do? Answer: Many business owners are faced with the difficult issue of wantingRead More
March 5, 2015
Yellow Cactus

Beneficiary Deeds vs. Other Deeds

Question:  How is an Arizona Beneficiary Deed different from any other Arizona deed? Answer:  When most people think of a deed, they think of the typicalRead More
January 6, 2014
US and Israel Pressure Germany to Hand Over €1bn Nazi Art Loot to Jewish Heirs

US and Israel Pressure Germany to Hand Over €1bn Nazi Art Loot to Jewish Heirs

American and Israeli officials have turned up the pressure on German authorities, to hand over a billion euros worth of art to Jewish heirs, after valuableRead More
July 31, 2013

A Joint Tenant with Right of Survivorship Died. Now What?

Question: I own property as joint tenants with right of survivorship. The other joint tenant died. What should I do now? Answer: You need to removeRead More
July 30, 2013

Arizona’s Homestead Exemption

What is a Homestead? Generally, a homestead is a dwelling including the land and buildings on the land that is occupied by the owner. What isRead More