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Real Estate

Chicago Real Estate Lawyer Advising Clients Throughout the Greater Metro Area

Purchasing Residential Real Estate

Purchasing real property is an exciting time. In the excitement you don’t want to neglect the importance of the contracts and responsibilities that come with property ownership. At the Law Offices of Scott D. Rogoff, P.C, we make sure all the “i’s” are dotted and the “t’s” are crossed. Whether you are a first time homebuyer or property investor, we have the experience and knowledge our clients rely upon to protect them when purchasing a single family home, town home, condominium, or multi-unit building. Prior to purchase, we assist our clients in examining existing market conditions and real estate trends in the greater Chicago area. Coupled with our up-to-date knowledge of available financing options, our office positions clients so that they may take full advantage of a property’s investment value.

Selling Residential Real Estate

From negotiation to brokerage commissions, selling a home can be a complicated process. Taxes, purchase agreements, leases, and many other considerations must be factored into the sales equation. There are plenty of pitfalls and potential liabilities that can be avoided with careful planning and preparation for sale. We protect our clients’ interests in the purchase or sale of real property.

Illinois Residential Real Property Disclosure Act

Designed to protect property owners and buyers throughout the Chicago area real estate market, the Illinois Residential Real Property Disclosure Act requires sellers to verify what they know about the quality and safety of their property. This disclosure requirement includes providing information regarding faulty wiring, the listing of any floods or fires the property may have experienced,

Other Disclosures

Property owners selling real estate in Illinois are required to provide disclosures under the Illinois Radon Awareness Act, any potential lead hazards, and provide proof that carbon monoxide detectors have been installed and are functioning properly.

At the Law Offices of Scott D. Rogoff, P.C. our Chicago real estate attorney works closely with clients in order to ensure that the real estate contract is favorable and complies with all applicable laws and regulations. When you are ready to purchase or sell real estate in the Chicago area, contact The Law Offices of Scott D. Rogoff, P.C. at 847-768-2194.