Whether you’re planning to buy or sell a home or property here in Utah, one of the smartest things you can do is retain a Utah Real Estate Lawyer. At Alpina Legal, we can provide you with an attorney who will help you make sure all your bases are covered. While a Realtor will help you find or sell your property, a Utah Real Estate Lawyer will go over the terms of the agreements you are planning to make and ensure that your rights are protected and that your duties are clear to you.
Perhaps you’re wondering exactly what help you can expect from an Alpina Legal Utah Real Estate Lawyer. Let’s imagine that you want to purchase a home or other property. The first thing we will do is go over the purchase contract with you, making sure you understand every clause and condition. Remember that purchasing a home is an enormous decision and that you are entitled to know exactly what you are agreeing to you when you purchase that home. Your Alpina Legal Utah Real Estate Lawyer will also verify that there are no previous covenants, easements or liens registered against the property you want to buy. He will prepare any and all legal documents involved with the purchase of that home/property. Your Alpina Legal Utah Real Estate Lawyer will also verify that there are no previous covenants, easements or liens registered against the property you want to buy. He will prepare any and all legal documents involved with the purchase. He will also go over adjustments, such as taxes owing, utilities paid, etc. He can also arrange title insurance protection which will protect you from losses that can be incurred due to title defects.
On the other hand, if you’re the seller of the property, retaining a Utah Real Estate Lawyer can be just as necessary. Our attorney will review the binder and prepare the purchase and sale agreement–he’ll also help you negotiate its terms. Our attorney can prepare the deed for the property and if title issues become a concern he can help you to resolve them. When you are ready to close on the property, he can attend and review the papers you are required to sign. He will also arrange transfer of security deposits and deal with insurance certificates, if necessary.
These are just a few of the ways in which a Utah Real Estate Lawyer can help you protect yourself as you purchase or sell property here in Utah. Don’t hesitate to call Alpina Legal today for a consultation.