Albany Lawyers for Advice About Buying or Selling a Home

New York Residential Closing Attorneys

There is a lot of work to do in order to buy or sell your home. While it may feel like a pain now, taking the time to do it right from the start can save you time, money and a lot of stress down the road. Working with an experienced lawyer can help you simplify the process and ensure that your rights are protected

At the law offices of Maxwell & Van Ryn, LLP, our Albany residential real estate attorneys can help you facilitate the purchase or sale of your house, apartment or condo. Whether you want to negotiate a property purchase agreement or you just want a guide through the process, we can help.

Protecting Residential Property Sellers

Protecting the rights of sellers, realtors and brokers, we can help you facilitate the selling of a home. Starting from the beginning, we can advise you on price, accounting for appliances, fixtures and other important property features. We will also help you work out the timing of the closing, which is especially important if you plan on buying a new place. If any disclosure or title problems develop, we can help you reach a timely resolution.

Protecting Residential Property Buyers

For buyers, the main work comes in the 60-day period after the purchase contract is signed. From inspections to financing, you need information about what the process will cost and when it will happen. We will review the disclosure statement and look for any title problems that the seller needs to clean up. However, it is important to understand that title issues are usually resolved at the buyer’s expense.

We will also help you obtain title insurance, which will protect you to the extent of your mortgage balance or the complete value of your property. It will probably take two weeks for the inspection of any property condition issues, followed by a month for mortgage considerations. There for you throughout the process, our attorneys can help you avoid the uncertainty and anxiety that can come up between the purchase agreement and the closing.

Contact Us Today

With so many factors to keep straight when buying or selling a home, you want to make sure you do everything you can to simplify the process and protect your rights. From our offices in Delmar, we represent individuals, realtors and brokers involved in the purchase or sale of homes in upstate New York. Call 518-475-0016 or contact us online today with no obligation.