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What is an “interpleader action” after a failed real estate purchase?

June 14, 2023 Real Estate Development, Sales and Leasing Industry Legal Blog

When a real estate contract fails to close, disputes over the binder deposit may arise. In such cases, an escrow agent can initiate an interpleader action, seeking court intervention to determine who is entitled to the funds, while recovering their attorneys’ fees and costs. Understanding this process is crucial for all parties involved in failed real estate purchases.

The Duval County Property Fraud Alert System: Litigating Home Title Fraud

January 20, 2023 Real Estate Development, Sales and Leasing Industry Legal Blog

In the modern age of intentional, targeted fraudulent activity, homeowners may find themselves subject to an increasingly popular form of cybercrime: home title fraud. Home title fraud is perpetuated through identity theft and property fraud, allowing criminals to use stolen titles to carry out other types of fraud. This blog […]

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