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One of the Most Important Things To Do When Buying a Home

One of the most important things to do when purchasing a home in New York or anywhere for that matter is to higher a real estate lawyer.  Now I know what you are thinking Рof course we would say that because we real estate lawyers Рbut this genuinely happens to be one of the most important things that you could do for yourself that will help you not only now but for many years to come considering that purchasing a home for most people is a long term investment.

Hiring a real estate lawyer means you will have an experienced person who knows the real estate law for the state you are moving into and will be able to help you with the following type of issues:

  • Help you negotiate terms and price on the binder (if you have a real estate lawyer in this stage of the process)
  • Review and explain the contact to you and make necessary negotiations¬† with the seller’s attorney
  • Assist in the process of helping you obtain your mortgage commitment
  • Review the title which would include information on the seller’s, yourself and the property
  • Set up the closing date
  • Represent you during the closing of title to make sure your transaction goes as smooth as possible

Real estate lawyers are not very expensive and nothing can replace being represented by an experienced and knowledgeable attorney throughout the process of buying your home.

If you live in the New York City area and would like us to represent you throughout your purchase and at the closing of title or if you just have real estate questions call 800.976.4904 or fill out of contact form.

New York City Listed as a Top 10 City to Bargain for a House

According to ABC’s Good Morning America and Zillow.com New York City is one of the nations top 10 place to find a bargain on a house right now.

New York City – Staten Island, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and the Bronx – ranked number 8 out of 10 for the nations best bargains across the U.S. right now.

If you have been considering purchasing a house in New York City now is the time to buy if you want a bargain according to this recent report.

If you would like more free information such as Steven Decker’s book 5 Myths that Can Ruin the Purchase of Your Home call us at 800.976.4904 or email our real estate law firm.¬† If you are looking for an attorney to represent you in the purchase of your home contact Steven Decker to discuss the process of purchasing a home and how to go about obtaining a real estate lawyer from our firm.