Real Property Transactions offers thorough and practical guidance through each step of a real property purchase and sale transaction, from negotiations to closing.
This product covers drafting the purchase agreement, title and property interests, financing, appraisals, foreclosures and anti-deficiency laws, title insurance, brokers and broker liability, environmental liability, co-ownership agreements, and buyer/seller legal remedies.
It also includes practice-tested forms, detailed analysis of the income tax laws affecting the acquisition, ownership, and disposition of real estate, plus state property tax law.
Topics covered include:
- Commencing representation: Scope of attorney’s work and fee arrangements
- Real estate brokers and listing agreements
- Title insurance
- Purchase and sale agreement
- Environmental hazards liability
- Financing and appraisals
- Ground leaseholds
- Options to purchase and preemptive purchase rights
- Opinion letters
- Management of real property
- Remedies in purchase and sale transactions
- Residential co-ownership agreements
- Real property purchase and sale tax concerns
This title also:
- Cites the latest cases available, plus statutes and rules of court
- Provides proven strategies, tactics, and time-saving tips from experienced practitioners
- Develops each topic and procedure step by step, showing you what, when, where, and how to do it