Residential Sales & Transactions

Buying or selling a home may represent the biggest financial transaction in your life. With so much invested in the outcome, it is risky for either party to undertake this process without legal counsel.

Real estate attorney Winter Spires can handle negotiations and due diligence to protect your best interests and close the deal as smoothly as possible. She provides full-service counsel for residential real estate transactions in Fort Walton Beach, South Walton and throughout the Emerald Coast.

Buying Or Selling A Home In The Florida Panhandle?

The law firm of Winter Spires & Associates, P.A., advises owners and buyers in residential real estate deals involving single-family residences, condominiums and vacation homes, including short sale and foreclosure properties. Whether you are working with a broker or going FSBO (for sale by owner), our attorney can help you avoid pitfalls on the front end and address any legal issues that arise in the process.

Ms. Spires has extensive experience in real estate and construction law, including litigation for fraud and breach of contract. She can knowledgeably protect you (as the buyer or seller) regarding:

  • Negotiating the purchase price
  • Clarifying the terms and obligations
  • Condo/homeowners association restrictions
  • Reviewing the title for defects or liens
  • Required disclosures and inspections
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Verifying lending commitments
  • The closing and walk-through

Don't Take Risks With Something So Important

For every know-it-all who says you don't need an attorney for your real estate transaction, there are horror stories of those who wished they had. If you are buying a house, it is a major investment. If you are selling a house, the equity may be your trade-up or your nest egg.

We provide thorough and cost-effective counsel to protect your interests. Call 850-502-4506 to make an appointment at our offices in Destin or Marianna.