Real Estate Law
Our real estate attorneys have significant experience advising publicly traded entities, closely held companies, partnerships and individuals on the myriad issues arising in complex real estate transactions.
You will have access to knowledgeable counsel regarding numerous legal issues including:
Conducting Due Diligence Assessments
Construction and Development
Drafting Real Estate Purchase and Sale Agreements
Easements and Licenses Escrow Closings
Land Trust Practice
Leasing and Operating Agreements
Mechanic Lien Disputes
Permitting and Environmental Compliance
Preparing Letters of Intent and Listing Agreements
Real Estate Tax Reduction
Securing Mortgage and/or Tax Increment Financing
Simultaneous and Delayed Tax Free Exchanges under 1031 of the Internal Revenue Code
Zoning and Land Use
Zoning, Planning and Planned Unit Development
Real Estate Tax
Our skilled Real Estate Tax attorneys can represent you with regard to various properties including industrial and commercial facilities, office buildings, shopping centers, warehouses, manufacturing plants, nursing homes, high-rise apartment buildings and auto dealerships. We can also represent your not-for-profit needs in an effort to obtain exemptions to real estate tax for charitable or educational purposes. Our focus is to provide you with personal attention to achieve fair and equitable assessments.
We will represent you before various entities including:
Boards of review
Property tax appeal boards
Trial and appellate courts
Our attorneys use various tactical approaches when it comes to analyzing the propriety of real estate tax assessments. These approaches include researching comparable properties, income analysis and the cost approach for contesting commercial, industrial and multi-family residential property tax assessments.