Tag Archives: home ownership
How can I prevent my daughter from wasting money on a new car and go forth purchasing as co-owners on an income property?
Q: My daughter is scheduled to finish college this spring. I have $40,000.00 saved that we didn’t use on her tuition. I suggested that we purchase as co-owners an income-producing property. She clearly does not want to either live in and/or assist me in managing the property. However, she does not object to this notion. Question: When she is given the money, how can I avoid her wasting it on a new car and go forth with the co-ownership plan? What’s your advice? Read More.
Our son rents and is now ready to buy. Assuming there’s money for a co-op or condo purchase, which is advisable?
Q: Our son rents in Manhattan and is now ready to buy. Assuming there is money for a co-op purchase or a condo purchase, which is advisable? He is looking at co-ops in the neighborhood he wants to live in. We live in NJ, own our own home and are not in the mindset of sharing in a corporation and have no experience with NY real estate. And yes, we are learning that condos are more expensive. We want to learn about co-op vs. condo so we can help him. Thank you for your professional advice. Read More.