PROPERTY TAX APPEAL
You have 2 opportunities to appeal your Cook County property taxes every year, our service includes both appeals for a calendar year, if you miss the first appeal at the Assessor’s office we will go directly to the Board of Review. Property tax appeals can be complex and confusing. This often causes people to opt-out of seeking relief from excessive property taxes. But you don’t have to go through the property tax appeals process alone. We have guided our clients to solutions that frequently save them money.
FORECLOSURE DEFENSE STRATEGY
Our group specializes in loss mitigation strategies for all types of debt instruments, focusing on Residential, Investment, and Commercial Properties. We have developed strong strategic alliances with the Real Estate community as well as experts in the field of Real Estate, primarily Foreclosure Defense.
If you’re a tenant and you’re behind on your rental payments, you can still avoid the eviction process. Tenants do have legal rights, and most often it is not too late to avoid eviction. Our legal team can work with both tenants and landlords to negotiate payment arrangements, draft new lease agreements, and establish new terms that mutually benefit both parties. Federal grants and other emergency funds may be available to help you avoid eviction. These funds can be accessed by following the application processes, and at times this will prevent the eviction process from progressing.
REAL ESTATE LAW
Numerous documents are required throughout the sale process, and a lawyer can ensure that each avoids vague language that could otherwise leave sellers on the hook for unforeseen legal problems, especially if a home is for sale by owner. Even if a seller uses a realtor, there are brokerage agreements that can benefit from the use of an attorney.
The truth is, everyone has an estate, and that means everyone ought to have a regularly updated estate plan. Many people underestimate just how many areas are handled by this sort of planning, from guardians for dependents and funeral plans to the transfer of business, and as a result, those choices are left up to probate court.
Bankruptcy isn’t right for everyone, undue stigma aside, and it doesn’t necessarily wipe out every debt you owe. Schedule a consultation with Advocates Law Group and find out what your options really are and what aid you’re eligible for.