ABOUT Adam Leitman Bailey – author of finding the uncommon deal
Adam Leitman Bailey, has, during his career, assisted thousands of property owners in buying homes and is ranked as one of the New York’s most prominent real estate attorneys. Besides being named a ‘Super Lawyer’ and ‘Best Lawyer’, as well as being selected as one of the “nation’s leading real estate lawyers” by Chambers & Partners, Bailey owns investment properties. For the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and several other national media outlets, Adam Leitman Bailey frequently contributes his real estate expertise and advice. As a real estate attorney who built the highly-ranked eponymous law firm, owner of several properties, and parent of two children, Mr. Leitman Bailey was inspired – and uniquely placed – to write about homes.
His success as cooperative and condominium general counsel earned Mr. Bailey recognition in “Who’s Who in Real Estate” by Habitat Magazine. Adam Leitman Bailey authored his first book, Finding the Uncommon Deal: A Top New York Lawyer Explains How to Buy a Home for the Lowest Possible Price (Wiley, 2011), which is the inspiration for this website. This guide through the purchasing process for first-time home buyers became a New York Times bestseller and is available for purchase worldwide. Mr. Bailey has also been elected a Fellow of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL), where he serves on the Insurance and Title Insurance committees, and is a former member of the American College of Mortgage Attorneys (ACMA).