Vincent Gallo

Vincent Gallo

Law Offices of Vincent J. Gallo
  • Real Estate Law
  • New Jersey, New York
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Summary

Premier Real Estate Attorney in Staten Island. We represent Purchasers and Sellers of houses, condominiums and co-ops throughout the Staten Island, Brooklyn, New Jersey, and the New York Metropolitan Area. We treat each deal with the same level of importance, attention, and urgency. Each stage of the transaction is carefully explained, and the client is personally guided through the process making the buying or selling experience smooth, clear, and enjoyable.

Practice Area
  • Real Estate Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
New York
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • French: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney
Law Offices of Vincent J. Gallo
- Current
Education
New York University School of Law
LL.M. | Taxation
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Pepperdine University
J.D. (1981) | Law
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Honors: Graduated Cum Laude
Professional Associations
New Jersey State Bar
Member
- Current
New York State Bar # 1806629
Member
- Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Mortgage Rate Lock Extension Fees. Here we go again!
Vincent J. Gallo, Esq.
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Legal Answers
218 Questions Answered

Q. If I'm selling my house in TN, do I have a right to see the buyer's contract on the sale of his house before I accept
A: You can most certainly make that a condition of you agreeing to sign your contract.
Q. My fiance and I bought a house. He is on the mortgage , both on deed. Can he remove me from the deed without consent?
A: Only you can remove yourself from the deed.
Q. Had an inspection & found out the water heater/furnace weren't new, when the listing said they were. Anything we can do?
A: Start by telling them that you are not closing, and any circumstances. Leave it for them to respond to you.
Q. If a Mortgagor gives a Mortgagee a quit deed for a property does that void and release the property from the mortgage?
A: Maybe, maybe not. Mortgage is often times contain non-merger clauses.
Q. My mom died and left the house to me and two other siblings the house is paid for I want out of the property
A: If you own an undivided 1/3 interest in the real estate, then you are free to convey it to whomever you want, provided that the grantee wants to accept your 1/3 interest in the real estate.
Q. I own my property and paid the taxes since 2011 but the deed is still in the persons name who gave me the property
A: If you were never given a deed for the real estate, you do not own the real estate, irrespective of what you might’ve been paying on behalf of the real estate.
Q. My mom owns a home with a lien. If she makes me a joint tenant, does the lien pass on to me when she dies?
A: Yes, you will take title subject to the cloud of the lien.
Q. Do I need legal counsel when purchasing real estate (new lot on smith lake) Seller is Alabama Land Sales of Jasper.
A: If you do not have your own legal counsel, how do you know what you’re getting yourself into?
Q. I moved in with my boyfriend. We bought a house I'm on theach deed but not the loan. What are my rights
A: Answer? You own half the house and only he is personally obligated to pay the mortgage. And he can’t kick you out.
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Vincent J Gallo Law Offices
706 Forest Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10310
USA
Telephone: (718) 273-1699
Fax: (718) 273-3101