Traditional Residential and Commercial Closings

We have been servicing clients in the handling of Commercial and Residential Closings in the Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky area since 1987. Our expertise is coordinating a successful closings and perfecting a lender's first mortgage position with accurate and enforceable loan documentation.

Lending institutions hire us because we do it better and faster than our competitors, and our client relations are second to none. We pride ourselves in handling closings on a personal level with an emphasis on efficiency, accuracy and effective communication. We are always striving for new and innovative ways to service our clients. We have their best interests in mind at all times as we are not just preparing documents and closing loans, but we are relationship building in the process. We are certified to close 504 and 7a Small Business Association (SBA) loans and offer a full service closing. We eliminate the hassle, red tape and the exhaustive governmental work required to consummate each transaction.

While we are efficient in identifying title problems and impediments to a closing, we are equally efficient in clearing and resolving such issues so that the closing can take place properly and on time.For those transactions that do not involve a lender, we take extra care to make everyone feel comfortable that their closing is being handled by professionals. Gerner & Kearns also performs title examinations and investigations and provides Attorney Title Opinions and Title Insurance. Feel free to submit your request for closing or title services through the secure link provided above, or you can contact us directly by phone at 513-241-7722.


In addition to representing lenders and financial institutions, we also offer specialty services: 


For Sale by Owner (FSBO)

 For Sale by Owner transactions can be an overwhelming experience but are quickly becoming the popular way to sell real estate without paying expensive commission fees which are often 7% of the sales price. Retaining our services will provide you with the legal advice and protection to ensure a professional and well-organized arrangement between all parties. We are familiar with the pitfalls normally encountered in real estate sales as well as the advantages that most sellers overlook when using non-attorney or web-based resources.

REO Closings

REO (Real Estate Owned by the Bank) closings are handled through the Gerner Law company of PRISM Title & Closing Services. Please click here to launch its website for more information.