tax credit

February 16, 2012

Tisha Black Chernine on Face to Face

Tisha Black Chernine, Esq., was interviewed by Jon Ralston on “Face to Face” and discussed the problems with the new Multi-State Settlement with the big banks. […]
July 29, 2010

Las Vegas Home Prices Continue To Fall

Unfortunately, Las Vegas home prices bucked the national trend by falling in May according to Standard & Poor’s monthly S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices report.  Prices in […]
July 9, 2010

President Approves Extension of Tax Credit Deadline

On Friday, July 2, 2010, President Obama approved the home buyer tax credit extension for more than 180,000 American homebuyers who were at risk of losing […]
July 1, 2010

Home Buyer Tax Credit Extension Passes

The Senate unanimously approved a bill that creates a three month closing extension for the home buyer tax credit. In summary, the home buyer tax credit […]
February 23, 2010

Claiming the First-Time Homebuyer Tax Credit

Claiming the First-Time Homebuyer Tax Credit on your 2009 tax return might mean a larger refund but it can seem complex. Here are five tips to […]
February 11, 2010

First-Time Homebuyer Credit

If you purchased a home in 2009, or the first four months of 2010 and are a first-time homebuyer or a long-time resident purchasing a new […]
September 28, 2009

Residential Purchase Volume Increases Due, in Part, to Tax Credit Soon to Expire

The Pending Home Sales Index (PHSI) is an index created by the National Association of Realtors (“NAR”) to measure housing contract activity, which is released the […]
August 4, 2009

IRS Prosecutes First-Time Homebuyer Credit Cheats

The Internal Revenue Service announced on July 29, 2009, its first successful prosecution related to fraud involving the first-time homebuyer credit (FTHC).  On its website, the […]