Instructor(s) Viney, Gretchen
This section of Real Estate Transactions focuses on the basic principles of real estate transfer and finance as encountered in law practice. The course emphasizes application of these principles to problems encountered by clients. Although the course centers on residential real estate, it provides the base of information necessary for any type of real estate practice. The course highlights: the essential legal theories underlying residential real estate transfer and finance; the sources of real estate law; practice tools; the role of the lawyer in real estate transactions; and the broad issues involved in modern real estate practice.