Real Estate

Basic Real Estate Transactions

Real estate transactions often utilize an attorney to do the following:

  • Prepare the offer
  • Negotiate sale and purchase contracts
  • Provide title insurance
  • Prepare closing documents
  • Act as closing agent
  • Provide escrow and notary services

Complex Real Estate Transactions

In addition, more complicated real estate transactions regularly utilize an attorney to negotiate and the review the following:

  • Alternate financing arrangements
  • Mortgage modifications
  • Real estate investments
  • Condominium and commercial purchases, leases, and other transactions

Commercial Real Estate

Commercial real estate often raises unique issues concerning:

  • Commercial Leases
  • Land Use and Land Development
  • Zoning
  • Environmental Concerns

Real Estate Litigation

While our firm is not currently taking litigation, experienced legal counsel at the transaction and negotiation stage can often avoid the need for litigation.  Typical cases involve:

  • Landlord-tenant disputes
  • Foreclosure
  • Quiet title
  • Partition
  • Easements
  • Boundaries
  • Riparian (rivers and streams) and littoral (oceans and lakes) rights