Real Estate Development | Shell, Fleming, Davis & Menge
Shell, Fleming, Davis & Menge has for many years had a strong concentration in all areas of real estate law. Clients in these areas include individual, corporate and institutional owners and investors, commercial and residential developers (including condominiums and subdivisions), and state and national lending institutions.
The Firm serves as counsel to real estate developers in every type of real estate project from beginning to end. The work includes guidance in structuring the development entity, including corporations, joint ventures, partnerships, limited partnerships, limited liability partnerships, limited liability companies, and trusts; assistance in planning the project; contracting for and obtaining the project site; representation in obtaining zoning and governmental permits, rendering advice regarding comprehensive plans and concurrency requirements; arranging and closing acquisition, construction and permanent financing; negotiating construction contracts; and advising the developer with respect to environmental concerns.
When the project has been completed, the Firm is able to handle expertly the sale or lease of the finished product. The Firm also handles the preparation of condominium and community association documents and registration with governmental authorities.
Our real property attorneys are experienced in the examination of title to real property and the resolution of title issues. The Firm is an agent for several major title insurance companies, and can provide title insurance and closing services for all types of residential and commercial properties and for buyers and lenders.
The Firm also has significant expertise in all types of litigation relating to real estate, including mortgage foreclosures, condemnation and eminent domain actions, quiet title suits, construction litigation, and rezoning and variance proceedings.
- Land Use Planning & Zoning
- Real Property Law
- Real Estate Closings
- Real Estate Development
- Construction Disputes
Firm Practice Areas
- Real Estate & Property Law
- Civil Litigation
- Estate Planning, Probate & Tax Law
- Business & Corporate Law
- Divorce & Family Law
- Mediation Services
- Insurance Law
- Personal Injury & Wrongful Death
- Contested Guardianships
- Elder Law & VA Benefits
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We at Shell, Fleming, Davis & Menge know that finding the right attorney to represent you is a choice not to be taken lightly. Contact us today for a consultation to walk through your needs, the scope of your goals, and your budget.