Ask an Attorney - Do I Need a Lawyer When Purchasing Real Estate?
At some point in the process of selling or purchasing residential real estate there can be times when your needs differ from the needs of the other parties involved. Even though it is sometimes possible to rely on a lender’s or realtor’s attorney during the process, you have the freedom to choose an attorney to do business on your behalf. Real estate transactional attorneys normally charge flat fees or a low hourly rate to do residential real estate transactions. Learn more about why and when you may want your own lawyer when selling or purchasing real estate by watching this video.