North Carolina Real Estate (Property) Power of Attorney Form
The North Carolina Real Estate (Property) Power of Attorney is a document that comprises of obligations that must be upheld by an Agent who has agreed to take on one or more real estate responsibilities of another party. The other party, called the Principal, may request for the Agent to attend to affairs such as the management, purchase, lease, sale, or renovation of a property on their behalf. In an effort to prevent misinterpretations or misunderstanding of the document’s terms, it should be written as clearly as possible.
State Laws & Signing Requirements
State Laws – North Carolina Uniform Power of Attorney Act
Signing Requirements (§ 32C-1-105) – It is a stated-mandated requirement that the Principal signs the form (there is one exception to this requirement: they may direct someone else to sign on their behalf in their conscious presence). Acknowledgement by a Notary Public or other authorized individual is also demanded by the state.