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December 10, 2016

Using Retirement Savings to Purchase a Home

The great recession showed the fallacy of the oft-cited maxim that buying a home was a sound investment.  This hackneyed theory was […]
December 4, 2016

Notary Best Practices for Real Estate Transactions

Best practices for notaries may seem like a tedious subject, but correct notarizing, especially in real estate transactions, helps prevent fraud and […]
November 15, 2016

Restoring Your Credit After Foreclosure

Can You Minimize the Effect of Foreclosure on Your Credit? The method of credit restoration we suggest depends on each client’s ultimate […]
November 15, 2016

Bankruptcy and Foreclosure Defense

Can Bankruptcy Stop Foreclosure on Your Home? Many lawyers promote bankruptcy as a solution to foreclosure. At EV Has, LLC, however, we believe that […]
November 15, 2016

Where Did My 401K Go?

Mortgage Backed Securities: A False Sense of Security The high positive ratings of Mortgage Backed Securities by the rating agencies gave false […]
November 15, 2016

Use and Occupancy

The term use and occupancy is typically used to refer to the value of a defendant’s “wrongful” use and possession of a […]
November 15, 2016

Financial Distress: Two Steps Away From Financial Disaster

The fall of the housing market and the credit crunch impacted the entire housing industry including home builders, developers, contractors, material companies, […]
November 8, 2016

Assignment for the Benefit of Creditors

The assignment for the benefit of creditors is a common tool used to assist insolvent business entities in discharging of their debts. […]
April 3, 2016

How Homestead Exemption Impacts Foreclosure

Illinois Homeowners Could Get a $2000 Tax Break The General Homestead Exemption provides certain property owners with valuable tax breaks under federal, […]
March 11, 2016

Determining Whether Now Is The Time To Buy A House

As the economy recovers, interest rates have moved higher, and in some markets, home prices have risen as inventory has dwindled[1]. With […]
January 15, 2016

Don't Call it a Crisis: Examining the Issue of Medical Malpractice Tort Reform and Damage Caps in Illinois

(courtesy of the ISBA Tort Trends Newsletter) By Damon Ritenhouse, EV Has, LLC Introduction In 2005, the Illinois Legislature passed a set […]
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