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by Jodi Summers Capital Expenditures and Operating Expenditures are accounted differently. Capital Expenditures are one-shot improvements that are recouped over time. Routine Repairs is regular maintenance done to a property, which are paid for out of the annual operating expenditures budget. Let’s look at each in more details… CAPITAL EXPENDITURES Capital Expenditures are generally defined […]

by Jodi Summers According to the U.S. regulations of property law, property must at all times be transferable. This is problematic when somebody dies and there’s no one around to sign off on the asset transfer. Any property allocation that requires the signature of the decedent or ward must go through probate. The essential purpose […]

edited by Jodi Summers The Superior Court of Los Angeles County is the largest single unified trial court in the United States. The Superior Court operates 47 courthouses throughout the county. Currently, the Presiding Judge is David S. Wesley and Sherri R. Carter is the Executive Officer/Clerk. They, together with 5,400 employees, operate the nearly […]

edited by Jodi Summers If you’re reading this article, you most likely want to know what a Will will do. The experts say: A. Wills can be used effectively for the following purposes: To transfer relatively small and uncomplicated estates where an expedited or simple Probate is available. To appoint guardians for minor children. To […]

by Jodi Summers Didja know > about a quarter of U.S. households live in multifamily housing units. This group of apartment dwellers spends about $40 billion on energy costs each year. The Better Buildings Challenge > Multifamily Edition < estimates that making multiunit housing units 20% more energy efficient would save more than $7 billion […]

by Jodi Summers In 2014, the Better Buildings Challenge has expanded to include multifamily properties. “The expansion of the Better Buildings Challenge to include multifamily housing represents an important step toward achieving the goals laid out in the President’s Climate Action Plan,” Observes HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan. The goal of the Better Buildings Challenge when […]