Real Estate

What is Oklahoma’s Homestead law?

The Oklahoma homestead law protects your primary residence from the forced sale by creditors. Our lawmakers consider the family home a cherished possession. As such, a creditor (one to whom you owe money) cannot force its sale unless to satisfy a mortgage, mechanic’s lien, or unpaid taxes. A creditor can, however, file a judgment lien […]

Before you sign that real estate purchase contract, do this . . .

Perform a background search before you sign a real estate contract.  The search is intended to spot any obvious problems before you spend money and time on the matter. Check the Oklahoma Secretary of State records.  If the Seller is a business entity, then it should be in “good standing.”  If the Seller is a […]

On August 27, 2013, Gary Quinnett presented a legal seminar on commercial real estate issues. The attendees rated him "Excellent"