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Do I Need to Hire An Attorney For My Real Estate Closing in NJ?

Do I Need to Hire An Attorney For My Real Estate Closing in New Jersey? I get this question a lot, and while real estate transactions in New Jersey are very standardized and use the same purchase contract, there are many legal issues which may…

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New Jersey Estate Plan for the New Year

New Jersey Estate Plan for the New Year I know first-hand that one of the easiest things to do this time of year is to consider, but never execute, a list of resolutions for the New Year especially your New Jersey Estate Plan. We all…

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New Jersey Estate Planning Procrastination

 Procrastination  and New Jersey Estate Planning Estate planning in New Jersey isn’t something most New Jerseyans like to think about, and often it is ignored until it is too late. But why is it that New Jerseyans ignore or at least procrastinate when it comes to estate…

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What is the Probate Process in New Jersey?

New Jersey Probate ensures the deceased’s assets are properly distributed to the deceased's heirs. Probate is the process by which the government ensures the deceased’s assets are properly distributed to their heirs. It is also a process by which the government ensures that any taxes…

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Should I name one of my beneficiaries as the executor?

It is not recommended to make a beneficiary of your will its executor if there is a conflict of interest. If you only have one beneficiary, naming that beneficiary as the executor makes sense, as long as they are competent and able to manage their own finances. While…

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What is the Executor responsible for in the NJ Probate Process?

New Jersey Executors have more responsibilities than just reading a will. Being an Executor in New Jersey is not a responsibility someone should take lightly. The initial responsibility of the executor is to inventory and collect all of the decedent’s assets.  The Executor then must…

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How does the NJ Probate Process Work?

The New Jersey Probate Process ensures that the assets are orderly and accurately distributed as per the intent of the testator’s Will If there is a will and the will names an executor, then this person is responsible for “probating the Will”. Probating simply means that…

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Do I need a lawyer to draw up and notarize my will in New Jersey?

You do not need a lawyer to draw up and notarize a will. You also do not need a car mechanic to fix your car or a dentist to fix your teeth. Sometimes it is best to hire an expert to fix your problems before they become bigger problems. However, back…

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How does Bankruptcy stop an eviction in New Jersey?

A Chapter 13 Bankruptcy will STOP an eviction in New Jersey for Non-Payment of Rent. A chapter 13 bankruptcy filing is only supposed to stop an eviction due to the failure of a tenant to pay rent. Filing for Chapter 13 bankruptcy in New Jersey…

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New Jersey Estate Planning is More Than Just Taxes

How much does the tax man take when I die in New Jersey? Every year the amount of in an estate has been increasing that passes tax-free. Under the new federal tax law doubled what can be passed tax-free through 2025. Currently, an individual can pass $11.18…

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What Happens With My Mother’s NJ Reverse Mortgage After her Death?

Answers to questions about Reverse Mortgages After Parents' Death in New Jersey This article was created by a New Jersey Probate Attorney. What is a Reverse Mortgage in New Jersey? A reverse mortgage is a home equity loan in which the borrower is not required…

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Protect your Assets with a NJ Trust and Guard Your Privacy

An NJ Trust Attorney can Help Protect your Assets and Privacy Nobody wants to give their money to the State of New Jersey when they die. Not outright or in the form of taxes. Most people want to leave as much money to their children, or…

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Have your Property Transferred by a Lawyer with a Quit Claim Deed in Hudson County NJ for $950

We can transfer property in all counties in New Jersey. The Law Offices of Patel, Soltis, and Cardenas charge only $950 to create a Quit Claim Deed along with all the of the forms needed to transfer property in New Jersey. We can arrange for…

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Flat Fee for a Probate Attorney in Jersey City, New Jersey

Flat Fee for a Probate Attorney in Jersey City, New Jersey to help settle your loved one’s estate Call 973-200-1111 We charge a flat fee to help you complete the probate process for an uncontested Will or uncontested intestacy estate. We understand that this can…

6 Steps to Getting through Probate Fast in New Jersey

This article is a brief review of the Probate process in New Jersey explained by a NJ Probate Lawyer on How to Get through Probate Fast. https://youtu.be/WeVkGx__W8g Let us use are 30 years of experience to help with your Probate Issue Please fill out the…

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Can I Cut My Spouse out of My Will?

Can I Cut My Spouse out of My Will in New Jersey? Or are you wondering can my husband cut me out of his will? Can my wife cut me out of her will? The answer is yes you, he or she can write a…