Paperwork needed to Sell a House in Queens

Documents required for Sale of Property in Queens NYC, by George Herrera, Realtor/Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty.

If you’re thinking of selling your home in Queens NY, you’ve probably wondered about the documents required for sale of property in Queens and when you will need them by. Fortunately for you there aren’t that many documents required, however, there are some important things you should know about the documents that you do need during the Queens home selling process. Below is a list of the most common documents that are needed in order to sell your Queens’ house. We are starting out with the legally required documents needed in order to go into contract and close on the sale. For a list of documents required in order to get your house on the market, scroll down to the bottom of the page.

If you are selling with an agent, these are the documents you will need in order to get your property on the market:

New York State Agency Disclosure

New York State law requires real estate licensees who are acting as agents of buyers or sellers of property to advise the potential buyers or sellers with whom they work of the nature of their agency relationship and the rights and obligations it creates. This disclosure will help you to make informed choices about your relationship with the real estate broker and its sales agents. As a home seller, your Agency Disclosure should be filled out by your listing agent as “Agent X acting in the best interest of the [ ] Seller as [ ] Seller’s Agent. Make sure that your agent also explains to you the ramifications and considerations regarding Dual Agency & Dual Agency with Designated Sales Agents.

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