- January 24, 2018Read more
When you know you need to do a home inventory, whether it’s for insurance or other purposes, it may be tempting to think: “I can just do this myself. How hard can it be?” The reality is that even though on the surface it may seem like the best option, there are a number of pitfalls of which you should
- January 17, 2018Read more
Do you really know what you own? Do you understand the overall worth of the entirety of your belongings? The average home contains over 300,000 individual items; how could anyone recall all of it? The answer is: they can’t, and don’t when forced to after a major life event. Actually, most homeowners can only recall a bit over half of
- January 10, 2018Read more
TakeStock Inventory service boasts a unique technological approach to the task of documenting your assets. It’s called TakeStock360°.
- January 3, 2018Read more
Hope for the best. Prepare for the worst. Few of us like dwelling on what might happen to the things we own. Whether it’s because of an unforeseen disaster such as a flood or a natural transition of life experience, such as a move, we don’t want to think about having to document all the things we own. That’s where
- March 28, 2017Read more
According to the National Center for Health Statistics 40% of marriages will end in divorce.
That’s over a million separations, with each one involving all of the emotional, financial, logistical and property issues that result from such a difficult and life-changing decision. A good lawyer, financial planner and therapist can assist in a number of these matters, but for the property settlement portion of the proceedings, a professional home inventory provides the documentation and assurance needed to protect one’s assets, saving time and money in the process.
The average marriage lasts long enough to ensure that the family accumulates a large volume of personal property. The fair division of this property is a fundamental part of the divorce process. From everyday items to irreplaceable family heirlooms, the shared possessions that have accumulated over years of marriage must be identified and assigned to a single owner, making it one of the most difficult and emotional tasks during divorce.
- March 2, 2017Read more
You probably think there isn’t too much to creating a home inventory. All you need to do is list out all the items you own, right? Actually, creating a useful home inventory is often more difficult than it seems. A home inventory app or list may provide some help in organizing the way you approach it, but to do one