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Real Estate Closings

Real estate closings are an exciting event for a family, and whether you are the buyer or the seller, it signifies a major life change. Anyone who’s undertaken a closing before knows that it can be a long and tedious process. There are numerous forms to sign and a lot of legal jargon to read and understand. In order to ensure this process goes off without a hitch, it can be a smart move to hire an experienced real estate attorney.

If you are buying or selling a home, hiring a legal professional to ensure a safe and favorable transaction can give you peace of mind. We have helped thousands of people through a simpler closing process. Assistance includes making sure the terms discussed are accurately represented in the contracts, ensuring your rights are protected, and making sure you are fully aware of the contract details, including all of the fine print. Our real estate closing team will also make sure the timing is right and that all parties involved get the necessary documents on time. We also ensure the matter of payment is carried out with accuracy and carefully documented.

Why should you hire an attorney for a real estate closing?

Even a small oversight could land a buyer or seller in a situation that was unplanned. Wrong timing could mean the loss of a property or money. Often, buyers and sellers are trying to fit in closing appointments in between work and family obligations. The closing process is complex and should be handled by a real estate attorney team who can focus all energy on the transaction.

The Shelnutt Law Firm handles all aspects of real estate closings including:

  • Title examination and evaluation, and error resolution (including unpaid mortgage liens, judgments and easements)
  • Title insurance negotiation and preparation
  • Evaluation, creation, completion and explanation of legal documents
  • Resolution of disagreements
  • Risk assessment
  • Funds disbursement
  • Financing assessment
  • Contract negotiation
  • Title transfers
  • Charges evaluation
  • Deed preparation
  • Inspection report and repair negotiation
  • Review of listing agreements
  • Contract review

At the Shelnutt Law Firm, we have two paralegals devoted exclusively to real estate closing clients. We know the closing process inside and out, and we’ll help you buy or sell your property the right way.

Talk to our real estate closing team today and find out how we can help you simplify the closing process and get a fair deal. Please contact our Alabama offices today for your free consultation.

601 South 5th Street, Gadsden, AL 35901

Gadsden and Birmingham, Alabama

(256) 547-4988 en español

The Shelnutt Law Firm, P.C.