Lawyers are trained to understand and advise on the implications of buying and selling property. Buying and selling a property extends far beyond the transfer of legal title. Your reasons for buying and selling, your family and financial circumstances, your plans and expectations for your own future and that of your family, and what happens to the property when you die are just some of the issues a property lawyer will consider and discuss with you.
The transfer of title process itself is important too. It is a complicated process with many technical aspects involved. Your property lawyer will help you navigate potential problem areas such as:
A lawyer can help you with all these questions and more, but it’s best to see them early — before you sign an agreement. Often lawyers can anticipate any problems and save you significant time and money by dealing with them early.