Real Estate Transactions

If you're a developer, real estate transactions can get complex. Most any transaction will include basics like site acquisition, land use and zoning, real estate tax law, deal structuring, financing, disposition, and more. Get the insights you need for a successful transaction in Montgomery County and Bucks County by talking with our real estate transaction attorneys.

Many real estate transactions quickly become involved and require a series of critical actions:

  • Funding acquisition
  • Deal underwriting
  • Liability assessments
  • Due diligence
  • Title and survey examination
  • Zoning and permit due diligence
  • Insurance history
  • Environment assessments
  • Wood-boring insect inspection
  • Financial analysis
  • Americans with Disabilities Act audit
  • Additional expenses

You can quickly see why it's challenging to go through the process without appropriate legal insights from a real estate transaction attorney.

A Real Estate Law Firm with Depth

Our real estate transaction attorneys have a depth of expertise. For instance, we've worked with clients on everything from real estate partnership arrangements to regulatory and operating agreements. Indeed, our extensive list of services includes:

  • Drafting and negotiating real estate partnership arrangements
  • Ground leases
  • Sale/leaseback documentation for real estate financing
  • Refinancing or developing healthcare facilities and affordable housing developments
  • Development agreements
  • Office and retail leases
  • Contracts of purchase and sale
  • Regulatory and operating agreements
  • Conservation easements and restrictive covenants
  • Access, utility, and construction easements
  • Property management agreements
  • Real estate brokerage and leasing agreements
  • Loan documentation, including loan agreements, promissory notes, mortgages, and related security instruments, such as assignments of project documents
  • Intercreditor agreements
  • Partnership and limited liability company (LLC) operating agreements

As one of the best real estate law firms in Pennsylvania, you'll be hard-pressed to find a firm that can deliver more expertise.

Our Real Estate Transaction Attorneys Know Pennsylvania Laws and Regulations

We've honed our practice on Pennsylvania law. So that's allowed us to support PA clients with complex negotiations. Here are just a few of our success stories:

  • The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) and the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development for real estate loans and grants from the Commonwealth;
  • Investors for low-income housing tax credit transactions relating to limited partnership agreements
  • Unrelated not-for-profit and for-profit entities participating as members of general partners in affordable housing transactions
  • Local redevelopment authorities and local economic development authorities throughout the Commonwealth for land purchases and "soft loans"
  • Banks and other conventional lenders for construction and HUD-insured loans
  • The Philadelphia regional office of HUD for HUD-insured loans
  • Private sellers of properties scheduled for new development or rehabilitation
  • Contractors and architects providing design and construction services
  • Community organizations for community benefit agreements

Talk to our real estate transaction attorneys for your own success story.

Get Your Transaction Done Right with High Swartz

Our law firm offers more than real estate experience. For instance, we're versed in environmental law, business law, and municipal law, so we have the varied expertise to handle even the most rigorous transaction demands.

We'll help structure, outline, and monitor all due diligence necessary to assure compliance with environmental laws and local permitting requirements. So, we'll cover you every step of the way.

If you're dealing with a complex real estate transaction, get in touch. Our real estate transaction attorneys work with clients throughout Pennsylvania and Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, and other states.

We make deals happen. Call our law offices in Doylestown and Norristown now.

Real Estate Financing and Deal Structuring Attorneys

David J. Brooman

David J. Brooman | Environmental Lawyer | High Swartz

David J. Brooman has more than three decades experience in environmental law, zoning and land use development, and environmental litigation.

Kevin Cornish

Kevin Cornish multi state litigation support attorney

Kevin Cornish is a litigation attorney focusing his legal practice on commercial, civil, contract, construction, and business litigation.

Mark R. Fischer Jr.

Mark Fischer | litigation Attorney | High Swartz Attorneys at Law

Mark Fischer represents businesses in breach of contract, payment collection, construction defect, & consumer protection disputes in PA and NJ.

Arnold Heller

Arnold Heller real estate attorney at high swartz in norristown pa

Real estate attorney Arnold Heller focuses on commercial real estate law, transactional law, and development law across a broad clientele.

Gilbert P. High Jr.

Gilbert P. High Jr. | municipal and estates Attorney | High Swartz Attorneys at Law

Municipal Law Attorney Gilbert P. High handles land development, zoning litigation, tree law, estate planning, easements, and rights of way.

Matthew T. Hovey

matthew t hovey montgomery county attorney at High Swartz attorneys for law

Matthew T. Hovey, Esq. is a Montgomery County municipal attorney practicing out of our Norristown law office.

William F. Kerr, Jr.

William F. Kerr, Jr. | real estate Attorney | High Swartz montgomery county pa

Real Estate Attorney William F. Kerr focuses on land use, zoning, real estate title issues, eminent domain, and real estate code compliance.

Donald Petrille, Jr.

Donald Petrille, Jr. | Business & Estates Attorney | High Swartz Attorneys at Law

As an attorney, Donald Petrille, Jr. primarily represents businesses as they wrestle with complex legal issues and individuals in estate planning matters.

Thomas D. Rees

Thomas D. Rees | labor employment Attorney | High Swartz Attorneys at Law

Labor & Employment Attorney Thomas D. Rees handles litigation and dispute resolution for businesses and schools in and around Pennsylvania.

Glen-David Schwarzschild

glen schwarzschild real estate tax attorney high swartz attorneys at law

Glen David Schwarzschild's law practice concentrates in the areas of real estate, real estate tax appeals, land use, and related matters.

Sean G. Livesey

sean livesey | montgomery county real estate attorney

Sean G. Livesey Is a Montgomery County real estate attorney primarily focusing on real estate matters, which includes zoning and land development. He also consults with local businesses on property acquisitions, leasing, and real estate tax liability.

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