Estate Planning

The #1 Mistake to Avoid in an Estate Sale

Heres what you need to know before selling a residential property that is part of an estate.

Who is authorized to sell real property as a result of a death? The Executor?


Do not assume the heirs know how to handle the sale of Mom and Dads home (real property) after their death. Many heirs think the executor can hire a [...]

Making Estate Plans for Your Home and Other Properties

Meet with an estate planner to prepare directives on how to care for your home and other real estate properties after your death.

You may be familiar with putting things such as a will, health care decisions, and charitable giving wishes in place for your aging parents or yourself. Its wise to also consider whats to become of a home in [...]

Is It Too Early To Plan For My Retirement? | Ask The Broker

When is the right time to plan for retirement? It's never too early to start planning for your future!

Planning for your future is essential to ensuring a happy existence in your home for retirement.

Is it too early to begin planning for retirement?

Hi, it's Kathy Sperl-Bell at Active Adults Realty in Delaware. I'm a planner, I don't think [...]

When I Move To Delaware Will My Out-of-state Will Still Be Valid?

Relocating to a new state is always a good time to revisit your estate planning documents.

Attorney Kevin Baird joins Delaware real estate broker Kathy Sperl-Bell of Active Adults Realty, with an important discussion about your out-of-state will and other important estate planning documents. Will they still be valid? Watch to find [...]