Many steps are involved in the establishing of new residential development. The current state of residential development in St. Louis, Missouri is drastically different than it was in previous years, with fewer homes available due to various economic factors. Whether in the heart of downtown or in bordering counties, finding real estate in this area can be competitive and frustrating.
When you plan to purchase real estate in Missouri, you want to know that no legal problems will arise that call your ownership into question. If there is a title defect, this is exactly what you may be facing. We at TdD Attorneys at Law LLC are familiar with the various issues that you might encounter, and the role of title insurance in protecting your rights.
Those who are considering purchasing an investment property in Missouri or who just want to earn some extra cash while away on weekends should keep an eye on a bill that passed in the Missouri House. According to reports from STLRealEstate.News, House lawmakers passed a bill that will protect rental websites like Airbnb and VRBO from local ordinances that would regulate how short-term rentals work. The bill, which passed with nearly two-thirds of the vote (90-49), prevents municipalities from creating regulations at the local level to fine residents who use these rental services to rent out their properties.
If you are working to secure a loan for your first Missouri home, you may have heard the term “debt-to-income ratio” thrown around a time or two. While potential lenders will look at factors such as your income and credit score, they, too, typically take a good, hard look at your debt-to-income ratio. At TDD Attorneys at Law, LLC, we help potential homebuyers navigate the complexities of the Missouri real estate market, and we can help you understand what you can do to make yourself more desirable to potential lenders.
When you own a piece of land, you expect to control everything that goes on within its borders. After all, that is what it means to own something.
Buying a new home is a major decision - but also a fun one. Whether you are ready to move on from apartment living or need a place that can accommodate your growing family, imagining your life in a house that is just right for you and your family is exciting.