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Closings with Murphy Law are simple, convenient and hassle-free.


List of Typical Homebuyer Expenses

When purchasing a home there are fees associated with your transaction. We are happy to explain these to you as a part of our process.

Home Inspections

Home/land Surveys

A share of yearly property taxes, property association dues, and other similar fees prorated to the closing date.

Attorney fees

Fees for title insurance policies, hazard insurance for a year, lender fees and flood zone certification fees

Fee to record the new Deed and Deed of Trust if applicable

Escrow accounts for property taxes and insurance



Buyer Representation

While purchasing a home is an exciting time in your life, the process can also be stressful. In North Carolina, it is recommended that you have an attorney for your closing. It is a valuable asset that will provide you peace of mind throughout the closing process. If you are purchasing a home, Murphy Law is a closing attorney you can trust.

List of Typical 
Seller Expenses

There might be fees that you will have that are associated with your transaction. We are happy to explain these to you as a part of our process.

An attorney fee for deed preparation.

Tax Stamps, Excise Tax Based on Sales Price

Prorated share of Property Taxes, Property Association Dues, or Similar Fees

Real estate commission

Fees associated with paying off your loan(s)

Fees associated with transferring sales proceeds. 

Any costs that you agree to share with the buyer



Seller Representation

We provide seller representation that covers residential real estate transactions. 

As the attorney representing the seller, we have your best interests at heart. We will review the contract to prepare your seller documents. You are responsible for clearing up any title matters disclosed by the title examination.

Hear what One of Our Client's have to Say!

"The Murphy Law team goes above and beyond for our Builder and Closing needs! On average, we do 30+ closings a year at this firm and Margaret Murphy has always helped tremendously every step of the way.  Advising on all things legal, from ground up residential construction to closings, and lender needs. Their diligence, professionalism, and legal expertise have, ultimately, helped us to provide our clients their dream homes. We couldn’t ask for a better law firm or attorney to have on our side as we continue to grow, thanks Margaret and her team!"

Luke Costanza, Owner of TBP Homes of Raleigh

Builder Representation

Our office has a long history of representing home builders in all aspects of the development and construction of residential projects. From the land purchase to the final home sale, we are there every step of the way. 

We also represent builders and developers involved with commercial projects anywhere from existing office buildings to newly developed flex space.

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