May 2019 Archives

Challenges associated with residential real estate purchases

Buying a home in Louisiana is not a decision a person should make lightly. This is a significant financial and legal transaction, and the implications of this step will impact a person for years. It is worthwhile for a potential buyer to slow down and consider ways he or she can avoid potential issues with a residential real estate transaction. 

Distracted driving to blame for rise in personal injury incidents

Distracted drivers are responsible for a large number of accidents in Louisiana and across the country. Along with the rise in the popularity of cellphones, there has also been a sharp increase in the number of drivers who are doing things besides driving. This type of negligent behavior is responsible for a rise in personal injury incidents. 

Rain increases chances of fatal personal injury incidents

When Louisiana weather is bad, the chances of a car accident increase significantly. Accidents are more likely in the rain, and recent studies indicate that even small amounts of rain increase the chance of fatal personal injury incidents. Drivers often underestimate the danger of driving recklessly in the rain. 

The right way to negotiate a lease for commercial real estate

There are many challenges to owning and operating a Louisiana restaurant. One of the most significant challenges is finding an optimal space for the restaurant. It's not always easy to find the right commercial real estate, and it's important to ensure that the terms of the lease are fair and reasonable for the duration of the contract.