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Sample Real Estate Contract Legal Rethink Media, LLC State of California All Legal Rethink Media, LLC documents are provided “AS IS” without warranties of any kind, express or implied. Legal Rethink Media, LLC does not provide legal advice and expressly disclaims any responsibility for the enforceability or effectiveness of its documents. You assume complete responsibility and risk for use of this document. As a general matter you should consult with a lawyer as to the use of this document for your particular situation. COPYRIGHT 2011 LEGAL RETHINK MEDIA, LLC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. CALIFORNIA REAL ESTATE CONTRACT THIS CONTRACT, made this ___ day of ___________, 20___, by and between _______________, (hereinafter designated as "Seller"), and ______________ (hereinafter designated as "Buyer"). IN CONSIDERATION, of the covenants and agreements contained herein, the parties hereto mutually agree as follows: 1. Real Property. The Seller agrees to sell and convey to the Buyer and the Buyer agrees to buy the following described real property AS IS which is located in County, State of California, to wit: [ENTER LEGAL DESCRIPTION] Subject, however, to any recorded restrictions, easements, and any existing tenancies, leases and zoning laws. 2. Purchase Price. The purchase price is _________ ($_____), which the Buyer agrees to pay as follows: 3. Closing. The closing shall occur at ____on the _____ day of _________, 200__, except that such closing date shall be extended if the Seller is correcting any title defects to the premises in accordance with Paragraph 5. At such closing, Seller shall deliver to Buyer a general warranty deed which is properly executed and which conveys the above-described real property free and clear of all liens and encumbrances, except those restrictions set forth in Paragraph 2, and which conveys marketable fee simple title to Buyer, and the title insurance policy, if any, and Buyer shall deliver to Seller such cash payments and all other documents required to be furnished under Paragraph 3 in order for Buyer to satisfy Buyer's obligations hereunder. Possession of such real property shall be delivered to the Buyer immediately following the 1 closing and delivery of such Deed. 4. Property Taxes. Seller represents and warrants that all taxes and special assessments due and payable shall be paid from the proceeds of the sale as hereinafter provided. All real estate taxes shall be prorated as of the Closing Date, unless otherwise agreed. General taxes shall be prorated for the calendar year on the basis of taxes for the previous year if taxes for the current year are unknown unless the previous year's assessed valuation was based on a lesser- improved property, in which case the taxes shall be determined from the assessed valuation and the officially-established mill levy prevailing at closing. Buyer acknowledges that the mill levy, classification, assessed valuation, and/or taxes may change from year to year during Buyer's ownership, and that periodic reappraisal, required by law, may result in a change in taxes. 5. Title Policy. The Seller shall cause to be furnished to Buyer at least three days prior to closing a title insurance company's written commitment "title binder" to issue after closing a title insurance policy in an amount equal to the full purchase price naming Buyer as the insured. The Seller shall be responsible to use diligence to resolve any title defects at Seller's expense. Should the Seller be unable to furnish marketable title subject to the foregoing exceptions, and should this Contract be terminated due to same, all parties shall be released from any further liability thereunder. 6. Warranty Deed. On or before the Closing Date, Seller shall execute and deliver a warranty deed and all other documents and funds reasonably necessary to complete the closing. The warranty deed shall convey to Buyer a marketable fee simple title to the property free and clear of all liens and encumbrances except as provided in this Contract. 7. Mechanic’s Liens. Seller represents and warrants that there are no unpaid bills for labor or material that might form the basis of a mechanic's lien against said premises, and that 2 there are no unpaid (whether recorded or not) chattel mortgages, conditional sales Contracts, financing statements, or security agreements affecting any fixture, portion of the premises or item of personal property covered by this Contract. Any existing liens upon the premises which the Seller is required to remove under this Contract may be paid and discharged from the sale proceeds at the closing of the sale. Seller shall indemnify and hold Buyer harmless from any obligation for payment of any amounts by reason of any mechanic's lien which may be filed for labor performed or materials furnished prior to closing of this Contract. 8. No Brokers or Agents. It is hereby agreed and acknowledged by the parties hereto that neither the listing nor the selling brokers, or their agents, employees, or associates have made, on their own behalf, any representations or warranties, expressed or implied with respect to any element of the subject Property. Any representations made herein have been made by the listing/selling brokers based on information supplied by sources believed to be reliable, and brokers and their associates have not assumed any responsibility, directly or indirectly, with respect to any representation or warranties which have been made, if any. It is emphasized that if the parties hereto feel representations have been made that are not set forth specifically in the printed form of this Contract, they must be set forth specifically and in writing herein to be effective or enforceable. 9. Miscellaneous. This Contract constitutes the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes any previously executed contracts, representations, verbal or written, to buy and/or sell the Property and cannot be changed except by their written agreement. Neither this Contract, nor any interest herein, shall be transferred or assigned by Buyer without the prior written consent of Seller. This Contract shall be fully binding upon the parties, their heirs, executors, administrators, successors and assigns except as limited herein. No assignment shall 3 serve to release or relieve the party assigning from any responsibilities or obligations hereunder. This Contract and its validity, construction and performance shall be governed by the laws of California. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties hereto have signed their names as of the day and year first above written. “SELLER” ___________________________________ Name: “BUYER” ____________________________________ Name: 4
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