Real Estate Law

Services to Purchasers Include:

  • Explanation of the provisions of the real estate contract prepared by the seller’s attorney and negotiation of changes in accordance with the needs of clients.
  • Review and explanation of the closing costs for all aspects of the transaction and provide to clients an estimate of the amount of funds that they will need at the time of closing.
  • Inquiry regarding the legality of the buildings and any additional structures on the properties that are being purchased.
  • Explanation of the loan process and the circumstances under which purchasers may receive a refund of their contract deposit if a loan is not approved.
  • Explanation of the reasons why obtaining a survey and title insurance are often strongly recommended and ordering those services from reputable companies.
  • Explanation of the provisions of the New York State property disclosure law.
  • Attending the closing with clients and explanation of all documents.

Services to Sellers Include:

  • Preparation of the real estate contract and explanation of its provisions.
  • Review and explanation of the closing costs for all aspects of the transaction and provide to clients an estimate of the amount of funds that will be available to them at the time of closing.
  • Explanation to clients of issues regarding the legality of the buildings and any additional structures on the properties that are being sold.
  • Discuss the circumstances under which purchasers may receive a refund of their contract deposit if a loan is not approved.
  • Explanation of the provisions of the New York State property disclosure law.
  • Preparation of the deed and other transfer documents for the closing.
  • Work with clients to clear problems that may have arisen in a title search.
  • Attending the closing with clients and explanation of all documents.