Monthly Archives: June 2014

Security Deposits and Retaliatory Actions: Summary of Two New Bills Affecting Landlord Tenant Relations and Enacted by the 2014 Maryland General Assembly

J. Paul Rieger, Jr. of First American Title Insurance Company has provided a Summary of Select Legislation Passed by the 2014 Maryland General Assembly that is available on the Real Property Section’s website under “Section Documents.” His summaries of Chapters 488 and 489 (SB 345/HB 249) amending Real Prop. Art. 8-203 and 8A-1001 and of […]

Prohibition on Acquiring Mortgages or Deeds of Trust by Condemnation and Related Study: Summary of Bill Passed by 2014 Maryland General Assembly

J. Paul Rieger, Jr. of First American Title Insurance Company has provided a Summary of Select Legislation Passed by the 2014 Maryland General Assembly that is available on the Real Property Section’s web site under “Section Documents.” His summary of Chapter 561 (SB 850) amending Real Prop. Art. 12-101 is below: In response to Richmond, […]

Title Insurance Commitments and Binders: Summary of Bill passed by the 2014 Maryland General Assembly

J. Paul Rieger, Jr. of First American Title Insurance Company has provided a Summary of Select Legislation Passed by the 2014 Maryland General Assembly that is available on the Real Property Section’s web site under “Section Documents.” His summary of Chapters 318 and 319 (SB 624/HB 679) amending Insurance Art. 22-102 and 22-103 and adding […]

Foreclosure of Residential Property – Certified Community Development Financial Institutions: Summary of Bill Passed by the 2013 Maryland General Assembly

J. Paul Rieger, Jr. of First American Title Insurance Company has provided a Summary of Select Legislation Passed by the 2014 Maryland General Assembly that is available on the Real Property Section’s web site under “Section Documents.” His summary of Chapter 233 (HB 595) amending Real Property Art. 7-105.1 and 7-302 and Tax-Property Art. 12-108(ff) […]

Lien Priority of Refinance Mortgages – Escrow Costs: Summary of Bill Passed by the 2014 Maryland General Assembly

J. Paul Rieger, Jr. of First American Title Insurance Company has provided a Summary of Select Legislation Passed by the 2014 Maryland General Assembly that is available on the Real Property Section’s web site under “Section Documents.”  His summary of Chapter 634 (HB1045) amending Real Property Art. 7-112 is below: Maryland’s “automatic subordination” law presently provides […]