2024 Residential Real Estate Institute

Date: Aug 13, 2024 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Location: New Jersey Law Center, and Online

Member Price: $195

Non-Member Price: $244

Event Code: I158124

Areas of Law: Real Estate

Earn up to 5.7 credits, including 1.0 in Ethics! (More Information)

Faculty

Keynote

Moderator

Presenters

Carolina T. Curbelo, Esq.
The Law Office of Carolina T. Curbelo, LLC, Ridgewood
Nicole Timpanaro
CEO, Fortune Title Agency, Roseland

This comprehensive and timely Institute will provide you with everything you need know to effectively handle residential real estate transactions in your practice.

As done yearly, our expert panelists will cover the latest developments, best practice procedures and best form letters for New Jersey residential closing attorneys. This is the annual practical seminar with latest developments, best practices for seller/buyer attorneys and better form letters. Join experienced practitioners for valuable presentations on new addendums, form letters, financing issues, relevant case law, and a discussion of ethical concerns every attorney should be wary of. You’ll walk away with the best tools in the business!

Preliminary Program Agenda

  • 9:00 | Welcome and Introduction of Panelists
  • 9:05 | Retainers- what must be in them to protect the attorney
  • 9:15 | Let’s go to Statewide Contract
    • What protects Buyers?
    • What protects Sellers?
    • What protects Brokers?
    • Does anything protect Attorneys?
  • 10:00 | Negotiating the Contract, home inspection issues, best form letters
  • 10:35 | Break
  • 10:45 | Addendums- Best addendums for residential closings - Buyers/Sellers
    Best Addendums for Short Sales, Development Contacts, Construction Contracts
  • 11:30 | An update on Broker Commissions
  • 11:45 | Morning Q & A
  • 12:00 | Lunch Break
  • 12:30 | Real Estate Agents and Attorneys -The tensions, and possible solutions
  • 1:00 | Title Agent Settlements
  • 1:35 | Real Estate Litigation- Deposits, Closing Attorney Conflict, Time of the Essence, Chancery Procedures
  • 2:00 | Break
  • 2:10 | Ethical Issues: Fees, Protective Letters, Escrow Problems, Title companies- partners and problems?
  • 3:00 | Adjourn

CLE Credits
NJ CLE:NJ CLE information: This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 5.7 hours of total CLE credit, including 1.0 in Ethics (Full Credits Available: NJ Ethics: 1.0, NJ General: 4.7, NJ New Admit Real Estate: 4.7).
NY CLE (t&nt):NY Ethics Transitional: 1.0, NY Professional Practice Transitional: 4.5
PA CLE:PA Ethics Credit: 0.5, PA Substantive Credit: 4.0
New: No PACLE fee is required for this program. To earn PA CLE credits, a valid PA Bar ID number must be entered into the CLE form provided after attending the program.

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