Summary: The Commonwealth Court on March 12, 2020 in Apt. Assn. of Metro. Pittsburgh, Inc. v. City of Pittsburgh invalidated and declared unenforceable Pittsburgh Ordinance 2015-2062, which had attempted to create a protected class in the City of Pittsburgh by … Continued
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Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf recently signed an executive order extending the statewide moratorium (stay) on evictions and foreclosures through July 10, 2020. The Order provides continued protection for many renters who have been financially stunned by the COVID-19 crisis and … Continued
Scolieri Law Group’s Matthew Beam recently presented a closer look at the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act for Keller Williams. His discussion centered around how CARES is affecting investors, realtors, and tenants. Click here to see his … Continued
Pennsylvania’s budget bill, Act 13 of 2019 (H.B. 262), signed by Governor Tom Wolf on June 28, 2019, made a significant change to the inheritance tax rate for children. The new law reduces the child rate from the standard 4.5% … Continued
Save the date for REALTORS Association of Metropolitan Pittsburgh’s new CE Class, “Real Estate Education to Benefit Your Client”. Phil Scolieri will be presenting on May 22nd at 9:30 a.m.
Join Business Solutions of Wexford on Thursday, February 20 for “The ins and outs of borrowing money to start a business”. Attorney Phil Scolieri and Business Banker Gregg Hill will talk about the best steps to correctly start and grow … Continued
Join us Saturday, February 8 from 9:00-noon for Alex Deacon’s Real Estate Workshop. Phil Scolieri will discuss asset protection, forming a corporation or LLC and what are the pros and cons of each. Hope to see you there . Finding … Continued
We are searching for an individual with extraordinary customer service skills and real estate experience to join our title company. Read below and if interested please call Philip Scolieri at 412.325.4340 Responsibilities: • Prepare Settlement Statements/CDs; • Order and review … Continued
As the calendar / fiscal year comes to a close for a company, many people think that the important next step is reviewing the financials and preparing for tax season. In this recent article for Corridors by Pittsburgh North Regional … Continued
The newest version of the opportunity zones program was supposed to be a game-changer for venture capital. So this is an interesting article that addresses the question, “Will Venture Capital Venture Into Opportunity Zones?“
Demand for sustainable and resilient design and construction has been on the rise. But will it continue? Learn more in this article “The Future Of Real Estate Investment: Smart And Climate-Resilient Buildings“.
Most tech entrepreneurs get lost in the logistical plans for their businesses. However, even the best-planned companies from a logistical perspective can still fail if they haven’t differentiated themselves from their competitors. Here are a few tips that may help … Continued
This article offers up a few helpful leadership suggestions, “7 Things in Leadership That Require No Talent But Lead to Massive Success“.
Emotional support animals have been a source of contention between landlords and tenants since their recognition. Landlords have experienced great difficulty with trying to verify the legitimacy of an emotional support animal due to websites dedicated to providing fake emotional … Continued
It is no big secret that Pennsylvania is not regarded as being an especially landlord-friendly state. I have represented many out-of-state clients either directly or through their counsel, and many are surprised to learn of the law and procedures in … Continued
Interesting look at the intersection of real estate and technology, “Technology Is Reshaping Real Estate: What You Need To Know“.
Commercial real estate is a complex industry, but there are still some basic rules and trends that guide how it operates. Read “Six Commercial Real Estate Myths Debunked” to learn more.
Before you accept financing or sign an investing agreement, be sure you know how to protect your company and get what you want out of the deal. Here is a look at “3 Ways to Bring On a Silent Partner“.
Interesting article about how Airbnb is trying to deal with regulators, “Airbnb’s newest weapon against regulation is the real estate industry“.
Interesting article on leadership for Millennials, “Nine Tips For Millennial Entrepreneurs To Improve Their Leadership Potential“.