Real Estate

Real estate attorney discussing an easement agreement with client

What’s an Easement?

Whether you’re new to property or an established homeowner or investor, you’ve probably heard of easements and that they’re important. Even if you’re familiar with easements from a practical perspective, how well do you understand the legal side? An easement is a complex area of property law that is neither intuitive nor simple. This blog …

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Klosinski Overstreet discusses several reasons for why real estate transactions sometimes fail.

Reasons Real Estate Transactions Fail in Georgia

Whether purchasing a home, selling a home, or entering into a complex commercial property agreement, real estate transactions are exciting! This excitement can quickly turn to disappointment, however, when simple, avoidable errors cause your real estate transaction to fall apart. If you are a potential purchaser or seller of residential or commercial property in Georgia, …

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Klosinski Overstreet discusses the importance of including contingencies in real estate contracts.

The Importance of Including Contingencies in Georgia Real Estate Contracts

Buying a home is the most important purchase you’ll ever make. And while it would be nice to have everything go perfectly according to plan during the homebuying process, this doesn’t always happen. Therefore, it’s imperative that you, as a homebuyer, prepare for certain common problems that can arise during the homebuying process. One way …

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Klosinski Overstreet discusses how Georgia home sellers may not have to disclose certain issues with the house.

Buyers Beware: Georgia Home Sellers May Not Have to Disclose Certain Issues

In Georgia, there are certain things that home sellers have to disclose to potential buyers prior to closing. However, there are also issues that Georgia home sellers are under no legal obligation to disclose. As such, there is often confusion regarding what exactly sellers must disclose to potential buyers, and this leads to a litany …

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What is Title Insurance?

Title insurance insures against financial loss stemming from property title defects. This form of insurance is frequently purchased by home buyers and mortgage lenders prior to closing. The closing attorney’s office researches the title to ensure to the best of their ability that there are no title problems with the property, such as fraud, unpaid …

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The Importance of Due Diligence in Georgia Commercial Real Estate

Due diligence is a commonly used term in commercial real estate that refers to the process of inspecting, examining, and investigating property to determine its suitability for a particular transaction before closing. This term is also often used in business transactions to describe the process of inspecting, examining, and investigating a business entity prior to …

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