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Focused Illinois Real Estate Lawyer Handles Residential Transactions

Respected attorney manages a range of real estate matters in the Champaign area

Buying a home is a major transaction. You want every detail to be handled capably and efficiently, so you can have peace of mind at closing and for years to come. Similarly, when it comes time to sell your home, you want to get the most out of your investment. At Rogers Law Office, I draw on extensive knowledge of Illinois real estate law and financing to represent clients in real estate transactions. I have a thorough understanding of residential markets and can guide you through the process from contract to closing, handling title, insurance and mortgage issues and all other concerns relevant to the transaction.

Knowledgeable real estate attorney assists buyers and sellers

If you are buying, selling or building a home in Illinois, I work to ensure that all legal matters are handled smoothly and without loose ends. I help clients throughout the multi-step transaction process, delivering informed guidance from contract to closing. I also represent clients’ interests when disputes arise over contracts, titles, permits, land use, zoning, financing and other issues. As an experienced real estate attorney, I assist with:

  • Drafting or reviewing sales contracts
  • Reviewing lending documents
  • Researching and clearing title
  • Addressing easement questions and other restrictions
  • Obtaining proper permits and handling zoning regulations
  • Conducting the real estate closing

Whether you are working with a realtor or are going the “for sale by owner” route, I can answer any questions and resolve any problems that arise. Real estate contracts often include confusing language that can make it hard for most people to understand what they are signing. I carefully comb through all paperwork and fine print and advise you on any risks I see and any actions you should take to remedy them. I work hard from start to finish to make real estate matters easier and less stressful for my clients.

A detailed approach to residential real estate closings in Champaign

The closing is the moment when all the preliminary work of the sale comes to fruition. But it’s also the moment when unpleasant surprises can come up. For example, prior mortgages and liens may not have been settled or discrepancies in documentation might suggest there’s a problem with the title. A closing attorney must be experienced and vigilant enough to spot red flags and scrutinize paperwork in advance so the data on the documents match and comport with the parties’ understanding. After more than 20 years of real estate law practice, I am prepared to overcome obstacles to a successful closing, so you can get the benefit of the bargain you’ve made.

Contact a knowledgeable Illinois residential real estate attorney.

Rogers Law Office in Champaign, Illinois provides skilled assistance on a wide range of real estate matters. Please call 217-318-0677 or contact me online to schedule a confidential consultation.

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Office Location
  • Champaign Office
    301 North Neil Street
    Suite 400
    Champaign, Illinois 61820
    Phone: 217-531-1124