So it is possible, post-split, that a board could withdraw its approval of the now single tenant. The board conceivably could force a sale of the coop
The pile up of homes in New Jersey that are “unsellable” continue to mushrooom. This is having a very serious effect on couples in the divorce process. Many are left with having to make tough choices, like: staying together and eschewing divorce even if the marriage is miserable; living under the same roof even […]
SHANGHAI: Fake divorces on the rise: New Chinese law that limits home buyers to one home triggers rise in fake divorces
The Chinese are getting fake divorces according to China Daily and CNN We ran a story about this a few months ago but I just read this in CNN this morning as I was in the middle of my morning espresso (which I imbibed with two stolen Tootsie Rolls (kleptoed from a huge bag of […]
I was just reading a nice piece by certified divorce financial analyst Lisa Decker about “Setting the Stage to Sell your home quickly.” I thought it would be helpful to our readers on this divorce blog. According to Lisa and Barbara Jennings, Director of the Academy of Staging and Redesign, Lisa’s guest on her website […]
NEW YORK: Are society wives (like Nancy Silverman and Marie Douglas David) really just female gigolos?
I was aghast when an acquaintance declared that people like Nancy Silverman, Marie Douglas David and Slavica Ecclestone, are nothing but a bunch of “female gigolos.” All three are in the midst of high profile divorces from their very wealthy husbands. None of these women seemed to earn as much as their husbands do. In […]
Originally published 12/30/08 Everybody’s heard by now that nobody can get their real estate off the market, except for it becoming an REO these days. That includes recently divorced couples. This is creating a whole new generation of War of the Roses. On Live with Regis and Kelly, they are talking about how more and more divorces […]
Do you need more proof that the global economic slump has impacted even the divorce industry? Take a read at this article about what Spaniards are offering couples to get divorced http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/spain/5207577/Spanish-estate-agents-offer-free-divorce-with-every-home.html They are offering free divorce lawyers in exchange for home purchases. I am sure you’ve heard that a lot of people around the world, […]
On divorce & real estate: is the economic downturn making selling the marital residence a losing proposition?
Each winter, I try to make a couple of trips out to Bridgehampton via the Long Island Railroad. I find it incredibly beautiful and relaxing and usually tote a few magazines which I can read over the course of the two hour trip. But I hardly ever read because I am always so enamored with the winter […]
The New York Observer ran an arcticle yesterday about how reports that a slew of high profile divorces between these high net worth celebrities have been keeping the seven figure real estate market afloat during this awful economy. As part of their divorce settlements, these former spouses made out like bandits. But they are not stupid. […]