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Arizona citizens attempt to address legislative powers of HOAs

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By KTAR.com | August 7, 2016

The Arizona Homestead Exemption protects up to $150,000 of an individual’s equity. However, the Arizona Legislature suspended that protection in the mid-1990s.  169 more words

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Eight Common Real Estate Mistakes

By Michael J Posner

After more than 30 years of concentrating my legal practice in real estate matters, below is a brief listing of common mistakes I repeatedly see.  939 more words

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Austinites will see small savings with homestead exemption increase

AUSTIN (KXAN) — After numerous discussions, the Austin City Council approved increasing the homestead exemption by 2 percent to 8 percent Wednesday. Raising the homestead exemption by 2 percent will save the owner of a $250,000 home approximately $23 a year. 240 more words

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Austin considers raising homestead exemptions

AUSTIN (KXAN) — City council is set to vote on homestead exemptions in a special meeting called Wednesday.

This will be council’s last hurrah before going on break for the month of July. 460 more words

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Supreme Court Asked To Hear Homestead Exemption Dispute

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – Pointing to a “far-reaching impact” of the case, attorneys for a Broward County woman are asking the Florida Supreme Court to take up a case that involves a married couple having homestead tax exemptions in two states. 246 more words

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Homestead Waiver – Florida Homestead Can Be Waived By Deed

The Florida homestead exemption is a constitutional privilege that restricts the taxation, sale, and inheritance of a person’s primary residence in Florida. This homestead exemption can be waived through a properly prepared document. 704 more words

THE PANAMA PAPERS AND TEXAS' HISTORY OF ASSET PROTECTION by Sam Burke

The Panama Papers are an unprecedented leak of 11.5 million files from the database of the world’s fourth largest offshore law firm, Mossack Fonseca. Among the revelations within the leaked database is that twelve national leaders are among 143 politicians, their families and close associates from around the world known to have been using offshore creditor and tax havens. 823 more words