Lewis Johs’ Real Estate Group has the knowledge and expertise to handle all aspects of a variety of real estate transactions, from straightforward residential closings to complex commercial transactions. Our attorneys have decades of experience representing property owners in the sale, acquisition and financing of both residential and commercial properties. We also represent institutional lenders and credit unions in residential mortgage closings and in the structuring and closing of commercial mortgages, business loans and lines of credit.
Our real estate attorneys provide guidance to prospective property owners on the many complex issues involved in real estate transactions, including contract negotiations, due diligence investigations, title issues and available financing options. We assist clients with navigating the programs and incentives available to commercial property owners from the U.S. Small Business Administration and the various Industrial Development Agencies, as well as with the closing of these transactions. Our attorneys also handle commercial leasing transactions, including negotiating office, retail, restaurant and industrial leases, and representing those clients in commercial landlord/tenant disputes.
The Real Estate Group works closely with Lewis Johs’ corporate and business attorneys to meet the complex and varied needs of our respective clients on variety of matters, including entity formation and structuring, as well as with our litigators to handle our clients’ real estate related litigation and commercial foreclosure matters. We have the resources available to provide assistance in zoning and land use matters, as well as with tax certiorari matters.