The legal definition of real estate or real property is land and the buildings on it. State and local governments have rules concerning how land may be used. Real estate law governs who may own and use the land. Real Estate lawyers make sure that real estate transactions are properly performed and recorded.
Real Estate Attorney
Real Estate attorneys are not legally required at every transaction, but hiring one can be very useful for the average homebuyers. Real estate attorneys can review the house’s transaction history and title to ensure that the house can be sold and that no past owners will come back claiming to still own the house. Real Estate attorneys can advise homeowners regarding their mortgaging options. Real Estate attorneys can help review the contract of sale to make sure there it is fair to all parties.
Mark D. Stern has extensive experience in Real Estate Law. Contact our firm to see how we can put our knowledge and expertise to work for you. Call us at 845-294-7990 or to contact us via email, click here.