Residential Real Estate
The New York City real estate transaction practice of the Law Offices of
Vincent S. Wong has experienced unsurpassed success, with an exceptional
closing rate on all signed Purchase and Sale Agreements.
Our firm provides legal advice
and general counsel for all aspects of New York City real estate transactions,
including cooperative apartments, condominiums, single-family homes, apartment
buildings, mixed-use buildings, and undeveloped land.
Our clientele spans the New
York City area, including Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx, Staten Island,
and Suffolk and Nassau counties. Our office also provides
representation involving real estate litigation.
Real Estate Transaction Services Our firm’s personalized attention
and our cordial, professional demeanor permits our office to
close our New York City real estate transactions at such a high
rate. We attend to the details of every legal matter and our thorough
knowledge of New York real estate law enables our office to
anticipate obstacles and thus avoid conflict.
The Law Offices of Vincent S.
Wong adeptly provides the following essential services to clients:
Drafting of purchase
and sale agreements
Reviewing real estate contracts
Reviewing of offering plans
Reviewing the records at the Division of Housing and
Community Renewal as to whether apartments are rent controlled, rent
stabilized, or free market, and whether there are any overcharge actions
Reviewing whether there are any violations pending at the
Department of Housing, Preservation and Development and how old any violations
Reviewing whether there are any unpaid real estate taxes
or unpaid HPD liens against the buildingReviewing whether the building is properly registered with
the Department of Housing, Preservation and Development, and with the Division
of Housing and Community Renewal
Acquisition of residential property in New York
Mortgages and real estate financing
Title examinations (title and lien searches)
Real estate closings
Our firm’s real estate transaction
practice also extends to:
Condominiums and Cooperatives We represent purchasers and
sellers of condominium and cooperative apartments, as well as condominium
associations and cooperative boards, assisting either party in negotiating the
terms of a sale, closing a transaction or clarifying and enforcing a parties’
Joint Ownership and Shared Ownership We create joint ownership with
rights of survivorship or shared ownership agreements which seek to address and
avoid potential disputes, and litigate partition actions for liquidation or
transfer of jointly held properties.
Residential Leases and Subleases Our firm represents landlords
in drafting and negotiating the lease terms, and likewise represents tenants in
negotiating lease terms to balance the playing field, making the lease fair for
Construction and Improvements The firm also aids clients in
securing approval for additions, renovations and other property amendments for
rental, condominium or cooperative properties, as well as permitting for
construction projects for homes and businesses.
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