22 August 2006

Caveat vendor - seller beware

Caveat emptor is the common problem – buyer beware. But when it comes to property, there is also caveat vendor - seller beware.
It is worthwhile being informed and knowing that things can happen when you open your house for inspection. There are precautions you can take [more..]

01 August 2006

Living wills

How do you cover yourself for this possibility? You are lying motionless and stricken in a hospital bed. Important decisions need to be made about your treatment, your property or your life. But you can’t move, you can’t speak - you can’t make them.
Does that mean any wishes you might have had while you were conscious could be ignored or overridden? Is there any legal way of preparing for a situation like this?
Well, yes, there is ..[more]