The law offices of Hoy Sahlas LLC

Real Estate Sales & Purchases

Our Real Estate Focus:

  • Residential Real Estate Purchases & Sales
  • * Commercial & Investment Real Estate Purchases & Sales
  • * Condominium Conversions
  • * New Construction Real Estate Purchases
  • * Representing Purchasers of REO properties or properties in foreclosure
  • * Condominium Board Representation
  • * Condominium & Homeowners Association Representation
  • * Drafting and Amending Condominium Declaration and By-laws
  • * Drafting Contracts and Amendments
  • * Drafting Illinois Deeds, including Quit Claim Deeds
  • * 1031 Exchanges
  • * Land Trusts
  • * Mechanic’s Liens
  • * Real Estate Title Examination

Answers to Real Estate FAQs:

Buying or Selling a Home FAQs

Mortgages and Related FAQs:

After Your Purchase Closing:
After Your Purchase Closing - FAQs 

What Our Real Estate Clients Say About Us:

“Thank you ever so much for all of the experience and wisdom you offered me - the long hours and countless emails, the attention to detail and making sure everything is in order to make this a reality.  I appreciate all of your time, your quick responses to my email and phone calls - answering all of my questions! Thank you.” - Tiffani, Oak Park, Illinois
“We wanted to thank all of you for the enormous effort you put in to helping us get our home.  We love it!  Thanks again for a job well done.” Seth & Kim - western suburbs of Chicago, Illinois
“This is just a quick note to say thanks for helping us with our new home purchase in Oak Park.  The closing went very smoothly - and we very much appreciate all your efforts in making it so.  You very patiently and thoroughly explained all the documentation, leaving us feeling knowledgeable and comfortable.  Thanks so much again, and we hope you have a prosperous new year.” Jason & Jennifer -Oak Park, Illinois  
The Law Offices of Hoy & Sahlas, Ltd. handled my house closing, and I could never ask for better attorneys. They were on time with all the papers and tied up all the loose ends. They were professional, but also friendly and personable. I highly recommend them.”  Darlene - Chicago, Illinois
 “Thank you both very much for all your dedicated and professional help with the closing of my home. You both helped me feel at ease in a very stressful situation!” Garry - La Grange, Illinois

“Thank you so much for your excellent work on helping us close on both homes.  My wife and I really appreciate you - you really went out of your way to make everything go so smoothly.  I’m going to miss working with you. Thanks again!” Brian & Beth - Oak Park, Illinois

Thank you for  helping me with the purchase of my first home.  You are very efficient and thorough and I appreciate your professional experience.  I will certainly refer you to other clients when they need an attorney.”  Stephen - Hinsdale, Illinois

“Thank you so much for your legal, professional assistance in selling our home. It was a real ordeal for me and you made it an easier process for me & my family.”  Leta - Chicago, Illinois

“Thanks again for all your help,  you really made this stressful process seem like a breeze.  I’m very thankful [my real estate agent] told me about you.  Once again thanks for everything.”  Kevin - Chicago, Illinois

“I was very pleased with your firm’s work on my condo purchase and I was confident that all the documents and related materials were accurate and well-executed. It’s never my plan to need lots of interaction with attorneys, but when I do need one, I want to be comfortable knowing that my attorney is legally savvy and capable and also human and caring. I felt that when I worked with you.” Elizabeth - Chicago, Illinois

 “Thanks for everything. You are really on top of things. I love my new place.” Linda - western suburbs of Chicago, Illinois

What Real Estate Professionals Say About Us:

“Colleen is an exemplary member of the legal profession. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend her. I have known her for many years and found her to be of high integrity in all of our dealings. She has a well earned reputation for conducting herself in a principled and straight forward manner.”
Mary Pellegrini, Prairie Title Services, Inc., Oak Park, IL
I have worked with Colleen on a real estate closings and she did an outstanding job each time.  Her professionalism is shown in her preparation, organization and vast knowledge.  Colleen was so helpful to the clients and she always stayed on top of things during the closing process to ensure everything went smoothly.  I would highly recommend Colleen to anyone.  We have a great working relationship and I know I can count on her services and I never worry for my client.” Andrew, Real Estate Agent - Chicago, Illinois
“This letter is to express my appreciation for your cooperation in connection with the sale of real estate.  The role of a Realtor is so much simpler in matters of this type when the attorney is as familiar as you were with this real estate transaction.” Ann - real estate agent, Homewood, Illinois 
“First of all, thank you for getting the deal closed. I appreciate the good work you do.  In this last year there have been several complex situations, all of which you resolved in good fashion.  Thanks again.”  John, seasoned Real Estate Agent - Oak Park, Illinois