For many, owning a home both is a part of the American Dream, and is one of the most significant assets. Let us help you avoid costly missteps while buying, holding, and selling your residence.
Commercial property refers to retail storefronts, shopping centers, office buildings, and industrial spaces. We can assist those who are buying, selling, operating or renting commercial properties.
A well-run association can enhance the experience of ownership, but invoke issues of budgeting, staffing and services, governance, maintenance of the property, and other planning and operational issues. We can help your association to operate efficiently and effectively.
Portfolios of real estate investments can vary widely in size and holdings, but it is important to structure and manage them to minimize potential risks. We can tailor a solution to your particular situation.
Property leases can involve long-term relationships between commercial tenants and landlords, and can carry issues not found in other types of contracts. We can provide strategies to address these dynamics in an optimal way.
Land Use & Code Compliance
Property is subject to a range of use and environmental restrictions, as well as zoning and building codes. Talk to us if you have questions for navigating these requirements.
Section 1031 of the Internal Revenue Code allows capital gains taxes to be deferred rather than realized when selling investment properties…read more
Sometimes people want to sell part or all of an inheritance. They may benefit from a step up in basis.read more
Getting your home under contract for sale can be a great feeling, but it is just the end of the listing process. Here are five ways that your real estate attorney can help you get to the closing table.read more
Finding a new home is exciting – but signing the contract is only the first step. Here are five ways we help Buyers get to the closing table and into a new home.read more
Placing residential real estate into a trust can sometimes be advantageous. Mortgages usually contain covenants restricting transfer, however.read more
For many families, the home is not just the center of daily life and a source of stability, it also represents the family’s biggest asset. That means it is worth protecting! Here are six ways to do so.read more
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