Real Estate

The attorneys of Massey Legal Services, PLLC have extensive real estate experience to help individuals with their residential real estate needs as well as business owners and entrepreneurs with commercial real estate transactions, including buying, selling, leasing, and managing real estate.  Our real estate clients include individual home buyers and sellers, developers, investors, financial institutions, lenders, landlords, tenants, retailers, and property managers in real estate transactions.

Attorney Christopher Massey has provided primary legal support for corporate development and real estate departments managing commercial real estate transactions from contract to closing and assisting in property and lease management for hundreds of retail store locations as well as warehouse and distribution facilities totaling more than 10,000,000 square feet.  He has served as lead counsel for asset and real estate acquisitions and divestitures totaling more than $150 million and worked closely with commercial developers to draft and negotiate construction agreements, cross-access easements, and maintenance contracts as well as assist with implementation of development and site plans.  His experience also includes engaging and managing project surveyors, environmental consultants, and engineers and assisting in negotiating economic incentives and zoning variances with local governments.

We provide legal counsel regarding a variety of real estate matters, including:

Purchase and Sale Agreements
Commercial Lease Agreements
Residential Lease Agreements
Title Review and Title Insurance
Adverse Possession / Prescriptive Easements
Covenants and Restrictions
Boundary Line Disputes
Inspection and Feasibility
Due Diligence
Entitlements (zoning, use permits, subdivisions)
Estoppel Agreements
Non-Subordination / Non-Disturbance Agreements

Assignments and Sub-leasing
Contract Disputes and Enforcement
Tenant and Landlord Issues
Entity Formation
Home Owner Associations (HOA) issues
Breach of Duty by Agent / Broker
Construction Defect by Builder
For Sale By Owner (FSBO)
Environmental Impacts (Federal and State)
1031 Exchanges
Hunting Lease Agreements