Real Estate Transactions

Our real estate law practice is dedicated to assisting buyers and sellers with the purchase and sale of real property, whether residential or commercial property. From the inception of the transaction, evaluating the contract and negotiating key terms, as well as conducting due diligence and examining title, we are here to protect our clients and their real estate investments.

At Jacqueline A. Salcines, PA, in Coral Gables, we work closely with buyers, sellers and lenders, to provide a wide array of real estate, closing and title services, including the purchase, sale and acquisition of single-family homes, multifamily investment properties as well as commercial and office buildings. Our expertise negotiating contracts and terms, from contract to closing, we counsel and diligently represent investors in South Florida, nationally and internationally, to make sure the real estate transaction is both sound and satisfies your investment objectives.

Our Core Title Services Help You To Close With Confidence

By retaining an experienced real estate attorney title agent, you can close with confidence since we are here to ensure that title is clear of any defects. Our core title services include running a title search, examining title for any defects that may pass to the buyer after closing, and curing any title defects to guarantee the transaction can close. Since the year 2000, as an agent for Old Republic National Title Insurance Company, the largest underwriter in the state of Florida, and Attorneys' Title Insurance Fund, Inc., our attorney writes and examines title internally, and does not source it out as many title companies do. Rather, she ensures that title is clear of any matters, issues a title commitment and owner's and mortgagee final policy.

Whether you are buying or selling, our lawyer handles the closing personally in our office. We can guide you through the process and provide you with guidance and legal advice every step of the way, including:

  • Contract review and negotiation
  • Escrow agent services
  • Lien searches
  • Review and preparation of conveyance documents — to make sure the warranty deed, bill of sale and all closing documents are accurate
  • Communicate with your lender, if applicable to obtain financing and prepare for closing
  • Order survey and review for any and all defects or matters affecting the property
  • Prepare the HUD-1 settlement statement in preparation for closing

Contract Preparation and Negotiation

The law offices of Jacqueline A. Salcines, PA, has handled thousands of contract reviews, preparation and negotiations on behalf of our clients. Whether the agreement is for the purchase of property, to rent a property, or to memorialize the understanding between two parties for a business transaction, a well-crafted contract spells out the terms of an agreement and protects the parties in the case of a disagreement or breach of contract. We handle the following types of contracts:

  • Residential real estate FAR/Bar contracts
  • Commercial contracts
  • Residential and commercial landlord/tenant leases
  • Joint ventures
  • Employment contracts
  • Noncompete contracts
  • Prenuptial and Postnuptial agreements
  • Acquisition of business
  • Asset purchase agreements

Experienced Real Estate Guidance At All Levels

In addition to core title services, as a firm specializing in all aspects of real estate law and closings, we recognize the troubles many homeowners face today. We will help you address them by providing you with focused professionals who are ready to assist you every step of the way.

Our attorney and legal professionals provide services for clients interested in:

  • Alternatives to foreclosure, including short sales and loan modifications
  • Deed in lieu of foreclosure
  • Residential real estate closings
  • Commercial real estate closings
  • Deed in lieu of foreclosure
  • 1031 exchanges
  • Title insurance services
  • Escrow services

To arrange a free consultation with an experienced real estate lawyer who is also a title agent, send us a short message using our online contact form or call 786-671-3887. Learn more about how we can help you close with confidence.