Intrigued by mysteries and driven by curiosity, Rick Harmon is on a mission for answers and host to an ever-expanding community of legal and local government professionals.
The Gordian Knot Show chronicles his adventures as he meets with the experts smack in the middle of real estate problems, probate, title and missing owner puzzles and how they collaborate to untangle and solve them.
Armed with only a business degree, decades of experience and an insatiable thirst for knowledge, Rick interviews seasoned, California attorneys, government and top industry leaders in a light-hearted but informative way, discussing problem cases, solutions, and resources that benefit attorneys and the legal community, code enforcement and real estate professionals.
*The Gordian Knot is from a mythical story of ancient times.
EP20 - Black Swans
Ever notice how clients with delicate trust or estate matters fail to tell the truth (or the whole truth)?
EP19 - Cascading Estates
When multiple generations of deceased owners interests have never been transferred, each interest MAY need to be probated and flow through to current heirs or beneficiaries.
EP18 - Fractional Interests
This is an introduction to the way we look at Fractional Ownership Interests and Solutions for those who receive no current benefits.
EP17 - Property With DUST
A quick way to evaluate a property, even before your client’s own issues have been examined.
EP16 - Irksome Squatters
EP15 - 8 Properties, No Trustee
Despite a pending property tax auction, these eight beach city properties had no living successor trustee or way to save them from loss, until...