Paralegal vs Legal Document Assistant – Which One Do I Need?

What is a legal document assistant and how does it compare to a paralegal? Believe it or not, hiring a legal document assistant can help you save thousands of dollars you would otherwise waste on an attorney! To help you determine which process is better for you, we've outlined from A to Z everything a legal document assistant can do.

By |2020-04-03T16:42:10-07:00April 4th, 2020|Legal Document Assistants, Miscellaneous|1 Comment

How to Reconvey a Deed of Trust

People often confuse the term "Grant Deed" vs "Deed of Trust". A deed signifies the passage of property ownership from one person to another. Transferring title to real property can be completed by a Grant Deed, Quitclaim Deed, Interspousal Transfer Deed, Trust Transfer Deed or other type of deed that transfers ownership/title. On the contrary, [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:46:09-08:00August 21st, 2017|Real Property|2 Comments

How to Foreclose on a Deed of Trust

Most people finance the purchase of their home by borrowing money from a bank or mortgage company. Sometimes a family member or friend is the lender. In fact, it is not uncommon for family members to loan money to one another. If a loan is a large amount, the lender may want to secure the [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:46:37-08:00October 1st, 2016|Real Property|Comments Off on How to Foreclose on a Deed of Trust

Securing a Loan With Deed of Trust

In California, loans can be secured by real property through a deed of trust. Accordingly, a deed of trust is a security instrument that functions like a mortgage. For the most part, people refer to a home loan as a “mortgage.” Technically, however, a mortgage is not actually a loan but rather a document given [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:46:43-08:00July 26th, 2016|Real Property|Comments Off on Securing a Loan With Deed of Trust