Residential Real Estate Paralegal (4746)

JW Michaels & Co - New York, NY (30+ days ago)3.5

Exciting opportunity for a mid-level Residential Real Estate Paralegal to join a premier, full-service AM Law 100 firm in Midtown Manhattan!!

Ideal candidates will have a Bachelor's degree and 5-15 years of general residential real estate paralegal experience, particularly with sale, purchase, and financing transactions, and strong closing experience.

Responsibilities are primarily condo closings but also include:

  • Reviewing title reports and surveys, obtaining payoff statements, and clearing title issues
  • Preparing purchase agreements
  • Calculating and reviewing closing figures
  • Coordinating closings with all applicable parties
  • Preparing basic closing documents including closing agenda/checklists, transfer tax forms, conveyancing forms, closing statements, etc.
  • Post-closing document control, UCCs, and satisfaction
  • Preparing closing binders

This firm offers great professional development opportunities and a generous benefits package.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Residential Real Estate: 5 years


  • Bachelor's


  • New York, NY