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FLN & CPI: Family Law Town Hall for Real Estate Agents and Brokers

Family Law Now LIve Recording Release
Written by Russell Alexander / (905) 655-6335

Recording Release – FLN & CPI: Family Law Town Hall for Real Estate Agents and Brokers

We’re pleased to share the recording release of FLN & CPI: Family Law Town Hall for Real Estate Agents and Brokers.

This 1 hour collaborative town hall between the Family Law Now (FLN) series and the Collaborative Practice Institute (CPI) features a discussion on the intersection between family law and real estate. Speakers include Family Lawyers Russell Alexander, Natalie Derbyshire, and Marc D’Heureux, Family Professional, Jonathan Paynter, and Financial Specialists, Carrie Heinzl and Jason Kwiatkowski.

They cover the following topics:

1. Advantages of CP

2. Best and/or fairest selection process for joint real estate opinion/appraisal

3. Why might you want or not want to sever a joint tenancy?

4. How to protect your right to a date of marriage deduction on real estate owned prior to marriage

5. When to have an expert calculate notional disposition costs

6. Should you have independent or jointly retained real estate counsel act for the sale of a matrimonial home?

7. Who is responsible for carrying expenses of the home if a spouse vacates?

8. Can a spouse with possession change the locks?

9. When might someone be deemed to have more than one matrimonial home?

10. What is the best way to resolve a dispute over whether to accept an offer to purchase the matrimonial home?

11. How can the business valuator assist?

12. What to do if one party is dragging their feet on selling the matrimonial home?

13. Client buys a home and now …. Hurry up and get the deal done, and I need $x.xx dollars asap!

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Russell Alexander

Russell Alexander is the Founder & Senior Partner of Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers.