Changes to Real Property Transfer Tax return form will affect LLCs

Members of LLCs just lost some of their anonymity in residential real estate transactions in New York State.

An amendment to Sec. 1409 of the Tax Law requires form TP-584 (which is required to be submitted to the County Clerk for a deed to be recorded) to list all the members, managers or persons in […]

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Cold weather price gouging alert

We are facing some extreme cold conditions in our area and consumers are vulnerable to weather related price gouging, sadly. The NY Attorney General’s office has a website for consumer complaints of “sudden price increases of essential goods and services (like water, ice, food, generators, batteries, flashlights, lodging, home repair materials and services, and […]

By |January 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Cold weather price gouging alert|

Office Closed

The office is closed today, Wednesday, March 15, 2017 due to the winter storm.  While you may fax, email or call, please be patient as there may be delays in communications.  Your patience is appreciated.

Title Insurance Agents must now be licensed through the New York State Insurance Department

Margaret M. Robinson is a licensed Title Insurance Agent as required by New York law, and Examining Counsel for Stewart Title Insurance. Title insurance premiums are regulated by the State of New York and can be viewed in the Title Insurance Rate Service Association manual, and other resources online.

You can review the complete license requirement […]