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Are you a homeowner victimized by zoning laws?

It doesn't take religion or politics to get a strong reaction from a group of people — just mention zoning laws and you're sure to see the sparks start to fly.

Those who support residential zoning laws are quick to point out that they keep people from moving broken-down trailers onto property adjacent to million-dollar homes. Those against the laws retort that if you own your property, you should be able to do as you wish with it, as long as it's legal.

3 car accident injuries that might not show up right away

Individuals may believe that people who wind up hurt in car accidents in Phoenix area end up with injuries that are immediately noticeable by sight and sensation. However, it is not uncommon for car accident victims to have slow developing injuries that they might not notice until much later. 

The first few weeks after a car accident are extremely critical. During that time, hidden injuries can present themselves. The initial soreness and discomfort can be a sign of serious problems beneath the skin. Here is a brief overview of common delayed car accident injuries

Is it worth it to challenge a will?

Losing a loved one is always a stressful and emotional time. With it also comes the need to organize your loved one's finances and often it is necessary to go through the process of probate. When learning of a loved one's last will, you may be surprised or believe that it is not what he or she truly intended. Perhaps you also think that another person has coerced your loved one into writing a will that was favorable to him or her.

If you are concerned about the validity or intention of a will, you might want to consider contesting it. Of course, there are advantages and disadvantages to contesting a will. It can mean a lengthier and more stressful process, but it can also mean that you get justice for your loved one and the peace of mind that his or her true wishes were carried out.

How wet floor injuries occur and what can be done

Even when we are careful and responsible individuals, accidents can happen even when we least expect it. Often these accidents also occur through no fault of our own. This is especially true when it comes to slippery, hazardous or wet floors on public properties.

All properties that are open to clients or visitors need to be reasonably safe and must adhere to safety guidelines. The following are some of the ways that wet floor accidents can occur due to the negligence of the property owner.

Frequently asked questions about Arizona car crashes

Car accidents in some form or another are worryingly common, but when it comes to being involved in one, many people do not know what to do. There are many factors to take care of after a car accident, the most immediate one being safety.

There are also many factors beyond safety after an accident that you must consider, and it is important that you give attention to the emotional trauma that you may suffer as well as the financial damages due to the state of your car.

5 injured in serious car crash in Phoenix

Serious car crashes are tragedies; however, when they happen during the holiday season, they seem even more horrific. For five people in Phoenix, a two-vehicle crash on Wednesday, Dec. 27, means they will spend New Year's Eve recuperating from their injuries.

The accident occurred near Highland Avenue on 27th Avenue. While police have not said exactly how the accident occurred, they did say that both drivers were transported to local hospitals in critical condition.

What you need to know about short sales

Short sales open up opportunities in the property world for many: It gives prospective homeowners the chance to buy a home at a lucrative price, and it means that homeowners who need to sell their home quickly can be successful in this.

Short sales come with their own pros and cons; however, and this is why it is important to ensure that you fully understand how short sales work before taking any action.

Understanding land use violations in Arizona

Across the country, there are limitations and laws in order to protect areas of land from overdevelopment. The purposes of these protections are in the interests of the public. These laws are concerned with many factors, from limiting pollution, controlling traffic congestion, safety and welfare, controlling population and economic factors, as well as wanting to preserve the beauty of natural parks and communities. It is a way for the government to control the way that the country develops in a successful and sustainable way.

When you are a land owner, it is important that you understand how zoning ordinances work and to make sure that you are obeying them, as well as knowing how they affect your land, at all times. If you do not do this, then you could be guilty of a code violation.

Why it might be the time to buy an Arizona home

The U.S. and Arizona home market is getting increasingly stronger, with low interest rates driving interest and opportunity for buyers with any budget.

These strong market conditions mean that anyone considering buying a property in Arizona should research how their money could be put toward the best possible investment.

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888-350-8767 623-806-8994
view our practice areas In the section

Phoenix Real Estate Law Blog

Are you a homeowner victimized by zoning laws?

It doesn't take religion or politics to get a strong reaction from a group of people — just mention zoning laws and you're sure to see the sparks start to fly.

Those who support residential zoning laws are quick to point out that they keep people from moving broken-down trailers onto property adjacent to million-dollar homes. Those against the laws retort that if you own your property, you should be able to do as you wish with it, as long as it's legal.

3 car accident injuries that might not show up right away

Individuals may believe that people who wind up hurt in car accidents in Phoenix area end up with injuries that are immediately noticeable by sight and sensation. However, it is not uncommon for car accident victims to have slow developing injuries that they might not notice until much later. 

The first few weeks after a car accident are extremely critical. During that time, hidden injuries can present themselves. The initial soreness and discomfort can be a sign of serious problems beneath the skin. Here is a brief overview of common delayed car accident injuries

Is it worth it to challenge a will?

Losing a loved one is always a stressful and emotional time. With it also comes the need to organize your loved one's finances and often it is necessary to go through the process of probate. When learning of a loved one's last will, you may be surprised or believe that it is not what he or she truly intended. Perhaps you also think that another person has coerced your loved one into writing a will that was favorable to him or her.

If you are concerned about the validity or intention of a will, you might want to consider contesting it. Of course, there are advantages and disadvantages to contesting a will. It can mean a lengthier and more stressful process, but it can also mean that you get justice for your loved one and the peace of mind that his or her true wishes were carried out.

How wet floor injuries occur and what can be done

Even when we are careful and responsible individuals, accidents can happen even when we least expect it. Often these accidents also occur through no fault of our own. This is especially true when it comes to slippery, hazardous or wet floors on public properties.

All properties that are open to clients or visitors need to be reasonably safe and must adhere to safety guidelines. The following are some of the ways that wet floor accidents can occur due to the negligence of the property owner.

Frequently asked questions about Arizona car crashes

Car accidents in some form or another are worryingly common, but when it comes to being involved in one, many people do not know what to do. There are many factors to take care of after a car accident, the most immediate one being safety.

There are also many factors beyond safety after an accident that you must consider, and it is important that you give attention to the emotional trauma that you may suffer as well as the financial damages due to the state of your car.

5 injured in serious car crash in Phoenix

Serious car crashes are tragedies; however, when they happen during the holiday season, they seem even more horrific. For five people in Phoenix, a two-vehicle crash on Wednesday, Dec. 27, means they will spend New Year's Eve recuperating from their injuries.

The accident occurred near Highland Avenue on 27th Avenue. While police have not said exactly how the accident occurred, they did say that both drivers were transported to local hospitals in critical condition.

What you need to know about short sales

Short sales open up opportunities in the property world for many: It gives prospective homeowners the chance to buy a home at a lucrative price, and it means that homeowners who need to sell their home quickly can be successful in this.

Short sales come with their own pros and cons; however, and this is why it is important to ensure that you fully understand how short sales work before taking any action.

Understanding land use violations in Arizona

Across the country, there are limitations and laws in order to protect areas of land from overdevelopment. The purposes of these protections are in the interests of the public. These laws are concerned with many factors, from limiting pollution, controlling traffic congestion, safety and welfare, controlling population and economic factors, as well as wanting to preserve the beauty of natural parks and communities. It is a way for the government to control the way that the country develops in a successful and sustainable way.

When you are a land owner, it is important that you understand how zoning ordinances work and to make sure that you are obeying them, as well as knowing how they affect your land, at all times. If you do not do this, then you could be guilty of a code violation.

Why it might be the time to buy an Arizona home

The U.S. and Arizona home market is getting increasingly stronger, with low interest rates driving interest and opportunity for buyers with any budget.

These strong market conditions mean that anyone considering buying a property in Arizona should research how their money could be put toward the best possible investment.

  • Lead Counsel Rated LC
  • Paul Faith David Ledyard Distinguished AV | Peer Review Rated | LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell | For Ethical Standards & Legal Ability
contextual

919 North Dysart Road
Suite F
Avondale, AZ 85323

Toll Free: 888-350-8767
Phone: 623-806-8994
Avondale Law Office Map