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Westchester Real Estate Attorneys

Experienced Lawyers Handling Real Estate Closings in Westchester County, NY and Surrounding Counties

At the Law Office of Joseph A. Carofano, P.C., clients find trustworthy counsel and experienced representation in all types and aspects of real estate closings.

We represent sellers and purchasers of single family and multi-family homes, as well as townhouses, condominium units and cooperative units. In addition, we represent sellers and purchasers of commercial properties and businesses. Finally, we represent sellers with foreclosures and “short sales” (a sale of real estate in which the proceeds from selling the property is less than the balance of debts secured by liens against the property).

We act as closing attorneys for many major lenders, including but not limiting to, Citibank, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Bank of America and HSBC. We also provide this service for many local mortgage brokerage firms.

With various offices throughout Westchester County, as well as Bronx County and Manhattan, our firm handles real estate closings throughout New York. Our firm’s founder, Joseph A. Carofano, Esq., brings his experience and skill as a trial lawyer in the effective representation and advocacy of all his purchasers and sellers purchasing any type of properties and businesses. Our firm’s other partner, Cesaria (“Sara”) DeMarco, Esq. bring her extensive knowledge of all aspects of real estate law to our firm’s zealous representation of our clients.

Quality Client Service and Individual Attention in All Westchester Real Estate Transactions

Founded in 2003 and with over 20 years of legal experience, our firm has been committed to meeting the highest standards of personal service and attention. We handle each client with the same honesty, respect and attention to detail.

"We take pride in our ability to keep in contact with our clients and our honesty with them. We are down to earth and easily accessible. We stick to what we say. There are no hidden fees." — Attorney Joseph A. Carofano, Esq.

"I enjoy being a lawyer because I like interacting with people and helping them with the purchase and sale of their homes and other properties." — Cesaria ("Sara") DeMarco, Esq.

We understand that the most important key to an effective real estate transaction is communication. We understand that in real estate matters, our clients' success depends upon our ability to communicate promptly with realtors, loan officers, lenders, title companies, zoning boards, appraisers and other industry professionals.

Understanding Westchester County Closing Costs

Sellers in a real estate transaction should consider the various costs involved. Estimated closing costs for a single family or multi-family home, as wells as a townhouse or a condominium unit, include mortgage payoffs, transfer taxes, title closer fees, attorney fees, and real estate agent commissions. With a cooperative unit, additional fees may include transfer agent fees and flip taxes.

Purchasers have numerous closing costs also. Estimated closing costs for a single family or multi-family home, as wells as a townhouse or a condominium unit, include bank fees, mortgage taxes, title insurance fees, title closer fees, homeowners insurance fees and attorney fees. With a cooperative unit, fees include bank fees, lien search fees, coop insurance fee, attorney fees, transfer agent fees and maintenance fees.

Contact a Westchester Residential Property Lawyer Today

Before you enroll the services of a realtor to sell your property and/or before you start looking for a property to purchase, call our firm. We will help you understand all of your closing costs. We will help you find a reputable realtor in your area. We will help you find a professional and efficient loan officer to handle your loan.

Schedule a free consultation with our firm. Call the Law Office of Joseph A. Carofano, P.C. at 914-478-4241. We can be reached by e-mail at carofanolaw@carofanolaw.com.

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Law Offices of Joseph A. Carofano, P.C.

500 Mamaroneck Ave., Suite 320
Harrison, NY 10528
Phone: 914-478-4241
Fax: 914-478-4341

By Appointment Only

445 Hamilton Ave., Suite 1102
White Plains, NY 10601
Phone: 914-478-4241
Fax: 914-478-4341

2 Overhill Rd., Suite 400
Scarsdale, NY 10583
Phone: 914-478-4241
Fax: 914-478-4341

100 South Bedford Rd., Suite 340
Mt. Kisco, NY 10549
Phone: 914-478-4241
Fax: 914-478-4341

60 E. 42nd Str., Suite 4600
New York, NY 10165
Phone: 347-584-1206
Fax: 718-678-8901

 243 Tresser Blvd., 17th Floor
Stamford, Conn. 06901
Phone: 347-584-1207
Fax: 914-478-4341

3867 E. Tremont Ave., Second Floor
Bronx, NY 10465
Phone: 718-678-8900
Fax: 718-678-8901

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