The process of buying or selling a home can be an intimidating endeavor.  At Gruszeczki & Smith Law, LLP,  our goal is to simplify and streamline your home sale or purchase.  We are committed to keeping your real estate transaction as stress free as possible while making sure that your contractual rights are protected and your contractual obligations are met.  We will make sure your phone calls and emails are answered promptly.  We will work with you from the moment your contract is signed until your sale or purchase is complete.  The attorneys at Gruszeczki & Smith Law, LLP are experienced Chicagoland real estate attorneys and are licensed title agents.  We handle the sale and purchase of single-family homes, condos, and multi-unit buildings.  We have closed numerous residential sales and purchases as well as numerous commercial sales and purchases.  Gruszeczki & Smith Law, LLP has also represented buyers and sellers in short sales, foreclosures, for sale by owner, and all forms of traditional real estate transactions.

Buyer Representation

Buyer representation at Gruszeczki & Smith Law, LLP includes a thorough review of the real estate contract and accompanying documentation, contract modification, contract negotiation including issues raised on inspection, title commitment examination, a thorough review of all closing documents, and counseling at the closing.

Seller Representation

Seller representation at Gruszeczki & Smith Law, LLP includes contract review and negotiation, review of lead based paint, radon, mold, and real property disclosures, completion of survey, zoning certification, and termite inspections (if applicable), payoff letters for mortgages and liens (if any), drafting of all documents necessary for the legal transfer of your home, and counseling at the closing.

Commercial Real Estate

The attorneys at Gruszeczki & Smith Law, LLP have experience dealing with all aspects of commercial real estate transactions.  Commercial representation includes a thorough review of contracts, negotiations of inspection or zoning issues, payoffs and liens, as well as assistance with transfer declarations and more complicated real estate tax proration agreements (if applicable).  Often time commercial sales or purchases can include tenants, leases, rent rolls and even pending litigation for unpaid rents.

Buying or selling real estate often involves an individual’s most important asset – their home.  At Gruszeczki & Smith Law, LLP, we will take the time to make sure your real estate transaction is handled with care and with your best interests in mind.  We believe that careful attention to detail throughout the process makes for a smooth transaction at the closing table.  To ensure your real estate transaction is smooth and stress free call Gruszeczki & Smith Law, LLP at 312.253.7343 for a free consultation.