2016 Real Estate Forecast for Denver

“Owning a home is a keystone of wealth…both financial affluence and emotional security.” Suze Orman While you consider what it takes to prepare for your future with family estate planning, keep in mind that often, one of the biggest assets people own is their home!  Real estate planning is an important consideration in looking at the overall financial health of your Continue Reading →

National Make a Will Month – Melissa’s Estate Planning Story

Melissa’s Estate Planning Story Our family just recently drafted our estate plan. This may seem ironic given I’m a practicing attorney that advises on the subject regularly! Why did it take so long to get a plan together? Great question. Here are my observations: 1) It is taboo – When I had my daughter, I was well read on the Continue Reading →

10 Best Estate Planning Movies!

Estate planning and selecting a guardian can be a gloomy and existential topic, but here are 10 awesome movies that make estate planning funny, loving, quirky, and sweet. Which is your favorite? 1. The Big Chill: “Amazing tradition. They throw a great party for you on the one day they know you can’t come.” 2. Harold and Maude: “A lot of people enjoy being dead. Continue Reading →