greek-americanIt was about ten years ago when the founder of Chrome Realty, Mr. Harry Pateroulakis received a call in his house from one of his friends regarding a notarization issue. From this moment on he start working on building a company that will assist Greek-Americans to their legal obligations. Initially started with official translations and slightly moved on services regarding Notarizations, Apostiles, Real Estate and Power of Attorney. Now Chrome Realty is a business holding office in both the US and Greece.

Mr. Pateroulakis was raised in Queens, NY, being well known among the community for his business mindset and friendly personality. As a consequence he has been approached in various occasions by the Greek community of New York regarding legal issues. He was always eager to provide his advices but in the end of the day his help was of now power. When Chrome Realty was established he turned his knowledge into a tool that helps mostly Greek people with most of their legal issues back in Greece.

Let’s take a closer look to what this innovative business has to offer:

Official Translations: including birth certificate, marriage certificates, judgment, wills, academic degrees, diplomas, adoption papers, naturalization papers, immigration documents, medical and legal translations. Officially notarized by the Greek Consulate. Document translation service is for the official translation of documents that have to be presented to official authorities for legal purposes.

Power of Attorney: to be used in Greece is a legal document giving another person whom you trust, usually a family member or close friend, the right to make certain decisions for you.

Notarizations: Documents issued in one country which need to be used in another country must be “authenticated” or “legalized” before they can be recognized as valid in the foreign country. This is a process in which various seals are placed on the document.

Apostile: It is a French word meaning certification. It is an instrument that many governments, foreign and domestic, use to certify that a document is genuine.

Real Estate: Chrome Realty can design your building, secure the necessary permits, and supervise the construction of the project, all while keeping your interests close at hand.