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Real Estate Transactions
Elder Law & Estate Planning Attorneys of Illinois,P.C./ Law Office of Siebert & Associates ,P.C. assists its clients with the sale of their real estate. The sale of real estate is intimately tied to all other areas of law. Whether a Client must sell real estate to move into a long term care facility, sell one property and purchase another residence as part of an asset preservation plan, whether real property must be sold as part of a probate estate or trust administration, the ownership and transfer of real estate is closely tied with the other needs of the Law Office’s Clients. A sale or purchase of a home involves numerous parties with different agendas. It is not uncommon that real estate transactions for a senior or a disabled individual have different agendas than normal transactions and sometimes these differences seem contrary to common sense. Sometimes you may end up saving much more money by accepting a lower amount of money for the property, and that is why it essential that you have an Elder Law Attorney assist you in the sale so that it is part of your overall plan.
“It is essential that your Attorney be aware of these unique rules” which may apply to your real estate transaction. Though many residential transactions take place without a hitch, unless you have experience in these types of transactions, you may not be able to recognize a problem until it is too late. For such an important economic transaction, it is important that you have someone with the experience to make sure your interests are protected. The attorneys from Elder Law & Estate Planning Attorneys of Illinois,P.C./ Law Office of Siebert & Associates ,P.C. have closed hundreds of residential transactions and have the experience and expertise to protect your interests.
SALE OF YOUR HOME
Once you decide to sell your property, the first thing you should do is contact Elder Law & Estate Planning Attorneys of Illinois,P.C./ Law Office of Siebert & Associates ,P.C. The participation of your Attorney from the beginning can help avoid issues and questions which might arise. Elder Law & Estate Planning Attorneys of Illinois,P.C./ Law Office of Siebert & Associates ,P.C. will assist you in the complexities of the sale process, from negotiating and drafting agreements through finalizing the deal at the closing. The services include:
• Initial review of the contract
• Attorney approval correspondence
• Formalizing any agreements regarding inspection issues
• Ordering a title examination and preparation of title commitment
• Ordering a survey and any necessary condominium assessment and waiver letters