Buying real estate is often more complex than buying any other types of property. The legal and financial implications of a real estate transaction are far-reaching and can be one of the most important decisions in the lifetime of an individual or business. Therefore, it is very important to make sure that your legal rights and interests are protected by retaining a real estate closing attorney before you enter into any transaction for the purchase or sale of real estate. For more information about Florida law governing real estate purchase and sales transactions, visit this free legal resource. Chapter 475, Florida Statutes, regulates conduct for real estate brokers and associates.
Edelboim Lieberman Revah Oshinsky PLLC provides highly skilled counsel to individual and corporate clients across the South Florida area in residential and commercial real estate closings. Our real estate closing lawyers will make an invaluable part of your team by helping you navigate the closing process. A diligent real estate closing attorney will: (1) effectively communicate with lenders and ensure compliance with closing instructions provided by the lender; (2) analyze and review the closing documentation for both buyer and seller, including review the Deed, Bill of Sale and Closing Affidavits; (3) ensure that funds are properly disbursed to seller, buyer, title insurance companies, inspection company, surveyor and lender; (4) explicate the closing process, the closing documents to be executed, and explain charges on the closing disclosure or HUD1 before monies are transferred and before the contract closes; (5) make sure the deed mortgage and other necessary documents are recorded in the Public Land records of the applicable county; (6) make sure the title insurance policy is properly issued post-closing.
Our real estate closing attorneys can also act as your closing agent, escrow agents and title agents in any commercial or residential closing. There are numerous things that can go wrong with a real estate transaction, and our goal will be to help you avoid these fatal pitfalls while ensuring that the transaction is handled to your best interests and in accordance with your goals.