I joined the Washington, DC law firm of Carmel Carmel as Of Counsel in November 2007... more
I joined the Washington, DC law firm of Carmel Carmel as Of Counsel in November 2007 after having served more than 35 years with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Carmel Carmel concentrates its practice in real estate development, registration and regulatory compliance. At HUD I concentrated on enforcement matters for HUDs regulatory programs: Interstate Land Sales,... view profile
A residential real estate lawyer deals with all home-ownership issues, including the purchase, sale, ownership, occupancy, and use of condos, apartments, single-family houses, and other living spaces. Typical problems a residential real estate lawyer can resolve include disputes between home buyers, real estate agents and brokers, home sellers, home builders, escrow companies, and lending banks. Because home ownership is the biggest investment most people make, you need to support every transaction with written documents. Residential real estate lawyers can prepare these documents and make sure your home-ownership rights are protected.