LEGL 122 - Real Estate Transactions (3,0) 3 Credits
Prerequisite(s): LEGL 101 - Role of the Paralegal . This prerequisite is for A.A.S. students only; no prerequisite for Certificate students.
This course surveys the basic legal principles of real estate transactions, including purchasing and selling, mortgaging, and leasing. Practical aspects of basic real estate transactions will be emphasized, including document preparation, with special emphasis on law and procedure in New Jersey. Among the topics covered will be drafting of real estate sale contracts; preparation of deeds, mortgages, and related documents; title insurance; closing procedures; leases and landlord-tenant issues; mortgage foreclosures; and land use regulation issues related to property transfers. The course covers aspects of residential and commercial property transactions. Offered in the fall semester.
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