Category Archives: Contracts

Buyer Contingencies

Buyer Contingencies: Learn how to avoid creating false expectations in your buyers about their ability to back out of a deal. Learn how to assist your Sellers when you suspect contingencies are being misused, and when they should be referred to an attorney. 4/27/16: Buyers Using Contingencies for Purposes other than they were intended! While… Continue Reading

Earnest Money Release

Earnest Money Release Revolution: The 2017 Colorado Real Estate Commission Approved Earnest Money Release form no longer has an automatic release. 2/27/17: Earnest Money Release Revolution. Prior to 2017 the Colorado Real Estate Commission Approved Earnest Money Release form essentially provided for a full release between the buyer and the seller (if both sides signed… Continue Reading

General Warranty Deed vs. Special Warranty Deed

General Warranty Deed vs. Special Warranty Deed for Re-Sale Sellers. A general warranty deed creates liability for a seller beyond the warranties of a special warranty deed. 8/1/16: General Warranty Deed vs. Special Warranty Deed for Re-Sale Sellers. The market place expects residential re-sale sellers (not builders) to convey title using a general warranty deed.… Continue Reading