When buying or selling a home, people often make the mistake of hiring a lawyer after contracts have been signed. At Peter Miller Law Office, law advice for real estate and mortgages in Peterborough is offered to you, so you can always be aware of your rights and understand the legalities that are part of buying and selling homes – from start to finish. Reviewing contracts before they’re signed and explaining the small print is part of the services available to you through the Peter Millard Law Office. Other legal services regarding real estate and mortgages include:
Due diligence issues such as:
Title search to ensure that the property is free and clear of other claims
Tax search to ensure that there are no outstanding property taxes due on the property
Utility search to ensure that all utility bills to date have been paid
Explaining options for title insurance
Handling sale and leasing of:
Handling debt, equity financing, foreclosures
Homeowners’ association establishment
Provide legal advice on real estate brokerage laws
Provide legal advice on real estate transactions
Settlements and closings
Why You Need a Real Estate Lawyer
Buying or selling your home is one of the largest transactions you’ll encounter during your lifetime, which means it is imperative that the purchase or sale runs smoothly. Peter Millard Law Office is dedicated to making sure that documentation is in order and filed appropriately and that you fully understand your rights and responsibilities in the transaction and the financing of the deal. We can also advise you on whether you are eligible for the Land Transfer Tax rebate of up to $2,000.
Contact Peter Millard Law Office today to ask about our real estate and mortgage law services.