Real Estate – Residential


Mava Law offers its clients a full-suite of legal services concerning all residential real estate transactions and closings. We have represented purchasers and sellers in the purchase and sale of co-op and condominium apartments, private 1-4 family homes and vacant land. Our attorneys draft, review and negotiate contracts and loan documents. We counsel our clients regarding the intricacies involved in a transaction up through and including closing. Our firm handles all the complex issues that arise, allowing our client to focus on their upcoming move.


Our firm conducts a thorough due diligence review, prepares and negotiates contracts of sale, negotiates loan documents, and educates our clients during the process. The firm represents clients throughout Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn and the Bronx, as well as Nassau and Suffolk Counties. Our services include:

• Reviewing Title Reports and Lien Searches
• Reviewing and Drafting Sales Agreements
• Drafting and Negotiating Escrow Agreements
• Providing Counsel on Refinance Transactions
• Deed Transfers
• Private Lending
• Assignment of Contracts
• Formation of Real Estate LLCs
• Facilitating Purchase CEMA’s
• Facilitating Real Estate Closings


Mava Law is an approved bank closing attorney for numerous lenders. Our attorneys are experienced in mortgage loan closing and settlement services for residential lending transactions.

Our firm’s lending and settlement services include the preparation and review of:  

• Consolidation, Extension and Modification Agreements (“CEMAs”)

• Subordination Agreements

• Recognition Agreements

• UCC Financing Statements

• Title Documents

• Settlement Statements

Our team strives to provide unparalleled service and attention to detail, with a thorough understanding of the operational nuances of each lending institution so that we can tailor our representation to meet the specific needs of each client. Our clients include mortgage brokers, mortgage banks and other lenders. Mava Law has the experience, knowledge and skills necessary to provide thorough yet time sensitive review of loan documents to ensure the process is as efficient as possible.

The firm regularly closes deals concerning a wide array of asset types from single family residences to large commercial properties in New York City.

Our settlement services include:

• Review of Title Documents

• Clearance of Title, Including Consistent Communication with the Buyer, Seller and Title Company

• Preparation and Review of Loan Documentation

• Drafting Settlement Statements

• Assuring all Loan Documents are Properly Executed

• Verifying that all of the Lender’s Closing Conditions have been Satisfied

• Representation as the Settlement Agent at the Closing


Our team of dedicated attorneys and paralegals are available to provide real time closing cost estimates and loan consolidation requirements to facilitate a smooth and expeditious loan closing process.


If you are involved or become involved in a residential real estate transaction in New York, Mava Law’s real estate attorneys can help you. For more information or to schedule an appointment concerning your next real estate transaction, please contact us.