Oak Forest Law Office
5455 W 159th St.
Oak Forest, IL 60452
(708) 535 8700
Toll-Free (866) 588 5990


Our Chicago area law firm has an extensive background in real estate transactions and will provide effective and professional assistance at every stage of your transaction. The process of buying and selling real estate has become complex, and no two transactions are the same. The attorneys and staff at Ashack Law Group will provide personal attention to you and your transaction throughout the process.

The real estate services we provide include the following:

  • Review of the listing agreement
  • Prepare and revise real estate contract and riders
  • Obtain marketable title insurance policy
  • Obtain survey of the property
  • Coordinate with financing lender
  • Obtain pest inspections
  • Prepare deed and transfer documents
  • Calculate closing figures
  • Obtain real estate transfer tax stamps necessary to close
  • Obtain water and zoning certifications
  • Schedule and attend closing
  • Post closing follow-up

Ashack Law Group also can assist you with short sale transactions, which have become increasingly common. A short sale transaction is one in which the home is sold for less than the mortgage balance owed. We have represented buyers and sellers in numerous short sale transactions and provide experienced, efficient assistance to our clients in connection with short sale transaction.


Our law firm has substantial experience in representing sellers, buyers, and lenders in commercial real estate transactions in Illinois. Commercial transactions involve many different facets. Our experienced attorneys and staff provide personalized, detailed attention to our clients and their transactions, so that all aspects are properly and efficiently addressed.

The commercial real estate services of Ashack Law Group include:

  • Prepare and negotiate commercial real estate contracts
  • Obtain title insurance with proper commercial endorsements
  • Coordinate with lenders
  • Obtain and review ALTA surveys
  • Obtain environmental reports
  • Prepare subordination and non-disturbance agreements
  • Prepare tenant estoppel certificates
  • Review loan documentation
  • Review real estate taxes

Our attorneys and staff also are available to provide professional and effective representation in 1031 exchanges, short sale transactions, distressed property transactions, and acquisition of property in foreclosure.

Please contact us if you are considering selling or purchasing residential or commercial real estate.

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Ashack Law Group serves the legal needs of Businesses, Banks, and Individuals in Chicago and the Chicago suburbs, including Oak Forest, Bridgeview, Park Forest, Oak Lawn, Alsip, Tinley Park, Joliet, Orland Park, Orland Hills, Homer Glen, Palos Hills, Palos Heights, Palos Park, Hinsdale, Burr Ridge, Mokena, Monee, New Lenox, Frankfort, Midlothian, Flossmoor, Homewood, and Peotone, and the Illinois counties of Cook, DuPage, and Will.

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