DEAR BENNY: I had an approved short sale of my home through the bank. My home sold for $46,000 more than was owed. There were no other encumbrances or liens on the property. The bank gave me a check for ...
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DEAR BENNY: My mother plans on lending me enough money so I can buy a condo. What is the process? What documents do we need? – Herb DEAR HERB: My first recommendation is that you – or your mother, or ...Read More »
DEAR MR. BERKO: We own five of the drug companies you recommended (list enclosed) and they are doing fantastic. We bought them three years ago because, as you told us, the Affordable Health Care Act will enable more people to ...Read More »
More than a dozen readers have recently asked me to explain how a business development company functions and requested recommendations. Here are your answers. DEAR READERS: Business development companies, like venture capital funds and private equity funds, give investors the ...Read More »
DEAR BENNY: I own a rental property in Florida. I recently received from my tenant, through an attorney, a letter that claims to terminate my lease pursuant to Florida Statute 83.682. This statute (relating to military personnel) certainly took me ...Read More »
In recent weeks, there has been a noticeable drop in home sales in certain areas. This has raised the level of concern of many consumers who think this is a trend that might spark another major downturn in the real ...Read More »
DEAR MR. BERKO: I used my entire savings account to buy 387 shares of Piedmont Natural Gas at $12 in 1988 after attending your talk on the stock market about buying only stocks that pay increasing dividends. So after ...
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DEAR BENNY: I have a house and some savings. My married sister is 66 years old and retired and her husband is unemployed, but they own a condo worth about $35,000, living off her Social Security and his small inheritance. ...Read More »
DEAR BENNY: My parents gave their house to me and my three sisters in 1997. They purchased the home in 1965. They set up a life estate. Unfortunately my father passed and my mother is in assisted living. She will ...Read More »