Residential Real Estate

In South Carolina, you need an attorney by your side for any real estate dealings. This isn’t just a legal requirement; it’s about safeguarding you, the client. At Shuler Killen, we act as your representative, whether you’re the buyer or seller, ensuring your rights are protected. Count on us to navigate you through various residential real estate transactions in South Carolina, drawing on our experience to guide you every step of the way.

Buying & Selling Residential Properties

When you’re ready to buy or sell a home in South Carolina, connect with us, and we’ll carefully review all your property transactions and loan agreements. It’s vital to have a skilled attorney examine these documents to protect your interests during the entire process. Our team at Shuler Killen is here to make sure your residential property journey is smooth and secure.

Residential Loan Closings

When you’re in the process of buying or selling your home in South Carolina, turn to us at Shuler Killen for reliable assistance. It’s essential to have a seasoned attorney by your side to meticulously review documents and ensure your interests are protected every step of the way. At Shuler Killen, we specialize in simplifying the complexities of real estate transactions, offering you peace of mind throughout the entire process. Whether you’re diving into the details of loan agreements, examining truth in lending disclosures, or handling other crucial paperwork during a loan closing, our team is here to guide you.


When you’re looking to refinance your home in South Carolina, Shuler Killen is here to assist you every step of the way. If you’re currently navigating the process of refinancing your residential property, it’s essential to fully understand the details of the loan documents provided by your lender. Our experienced team is dedicated to simplifying the complexities of your loan agreements, explaining it in clear terms, and ensuring you confidently sign documents without fear of future complications. Your peace of mind during the refinancing journey is our top priority, and we’re here to safeguard your interests throughout the entire process. Let Shuler Killen make your refinancing experience smooth and worry-free.

Equity Lines of Credit

Considering an equity line of credit? Safeguard your home by avoiding the risk of foreclosure due to missed payments. Take charge of your financial situation and partner with Shuler Killen for expert assistance. Before committing to anything, understand the terms and potential risks associated with loan closings. With us by your side, you can navigate the entire process with confidence and clarity. Your home’s equity is valuable – let us help you protect it.


When you need a deed, it might seem like a straightforward process, just a piece of paper. But if not prepared correctly, it could result in a cloud on your title, causing major issues down the road. These problems often stay hidden for years, surfacing only after individuals have passed away, leaving no one to address the complications. At Shuler Killen, we take care to prepare your deeds accurately and ensure they are recorded promptly. We stand by our work, providing you with the peace of mind that your property matters are handled with precision and reliability.

Title Examinations

Considering accepting a deed or signing a mortgage note? Before you take those steps, make sure you’ve got a title review conducted by our skilled attorneys at Shuler Killen. Even if a property has changed hands multiple times, it could still have lingering liens that might impact your future plans, like selling, refinancing, or getting insurance. Our dedicated team is here to thoroughly examine the title of your property or any property you’re eyeing for purchase. Ensure your peace of mind by letting us handle the details.

Deeds of Distribution

When you lose a loved one who owned property or had an interest in untitled property without Joint Right of Survivorship, you’ll need a Deed of Distribution. This crucial document shifts ownership from the estate to the decedent’s heirs. To navigate the potential complexities involved in these deeds, it’s essential to have a skilled real estate attorney prepare them with precision. Your peace of mind matters, and we’re here to ensure the seamless transfer of ownership for you and your family.

Construction Loans

When you’re in the process of constructing residential properties, whether it’s a single-family home or a development, it’s crucial to have a well-thought-out plan ready for presentation to your construction lender. Typically, lenders prefer collaborating with an escrow agent for efficient fund distribution. If you’re currently exploring construction financing, reach out to Shuler Killen today.

Contact the Shuler Killen Law Firm

We bring extensive experience to the table, dealing with various types of residential real estate projects. Take the initiative and contact our Sumter, South Carolina office today to schedule an appointment. We’re here to personally guide you through every step of the process, from reviewing the construction contract to the final closing of your permanent loan.