Philadelphia PA Commercial and Residential Real Estate Attorneys

Commercial Real Estate

We represent clients in a wide range of real estate matters from the purchase of raw land, to the sale of developed property and everything in between. We work closely with each client in order to ensure protection of all financial and legal interests.

Our firm assists client with the following commercial real estate issues:

  • Purchase and sale of real property
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Commercial Real Estate Transactions and Financing
  • Commercial Real Estate Disputes
  • Condominium Conversion
  • Commercial Real Estate Development
  • Entity Formation
  • Construction (new construction and renovation projects)
  • Zoning and variance approvals
  • Drafting and negotiation of leases
  • Mortgage issues
  • Foreclosure and eminent domain matters
  • Landlord/tenant matters
  • Tax Appeals

If you are considering buying, selling, leasing, or investing in commercial real estate property, consult our firm to ensure that your transaction is structured in the most optimal manner possible.

Residential Real Estate

Buying or selling a home is the most significant financial transaction that many individuals undertake in their lifetime. While this can be an exciting time, without the proper legal guidance, the process can be frustrating, overwhelming and more expensive than necessary. Even if there are no obvious disagreements between the Buyer and Seller, it is advisable for each party to enter into real estate transactions with one’s own attorney who can help steer them away from common pitfalls and facilitate a smooth transfer of property.

We represent buyers, sellers and financial institutions in various real estate matters ranging from drafting a purchase and sale contract to obtaining the final title insurance policy.

We offer our clients broad-based legal real estate advice and representation in the following transactions:

  • Real estate sales transactions
  • Closings
  • Construction contracts
  • Leases
  • Mortgage-based financing transactions

In addition to real estate transactions, we assist with the following residential and commercial real estate issues:

  • Land use
  • Easements
  • Zoning
  • Permit appeals
  • Tax-free exchanges
  • Foreclosures
  • Property tax protests (tax certiorari)
  • Breach of contract
  • Buyer-seller disputes
  • Landlord-tenant disputes

Lessons Learned From The Past Recession For Trends In The New Real Estate Market

To an extent, the most recent recession is reshaping the resurgence of the commercial and residential real estate market with fresh eyes, new trends, new legislation and other banking and business changes to help avoid a similar real estate market crash in the future. The most recent real estate market crash left many developers and speculators filing for bankruptcy, many banks empty handed, many foreclosed properties, and many business districts experiencing the blight of vacant storefronts. Read more

Contact our Philadelphia law firm with your questions, comments or concerns.