Real Estate Lawyers Serving Washington Township
As in all areas of life, there are laws you must comply with when dealing with real estate in Washington Township, Michigan. At Hirzel Law, PLC, we provide quality legal representation to ensure that our clients are in compliance when it comes to local, state, and federal laws regarding real estate matters.
Our team is prepared to assist our clients in Washington Township with a comprehensive understanding of Michigan’s real estate laws. From serving as counsel on all real estate transaction and modification processes to residential and commercial real estate development matters, our team is ready to support your success.
Real Estate Law Firm for Development Projects in Washington Township, Michigan
Hirzel Law, PLC real estate attorneys support landlords, homeowners, real estate developers, tenants, and commercial clients with real estate litigation assistance. We routinely manage numerous real estate matters in Washington Township, Michigan, including those involving:
Boundary disputes typically arise in Washington Township when adjoining property owners cannot agree on where their boundary line is located. These disputes are often linked to claims that the boundary has been altered in the past.
To absolve these disputes, Hirzel Law, PLC’s real estate lawyers perform a detailed inquiry into how the boundaries and properties have been dealt with over a given period and help identify the correct boundary between the properties.
Commercial Real Estate
Since commercial real estate usually affects more people than residential properties, it is heavily regulated in Washington Township and throughout Michigan. If you are interested in developing commercial real estate in the area, the Hirzel Law, PLC attorneys can advise and educate you on any real estate legal matters you may face related to office buildings, industrial properties, retail properties, strip malls or multifamily buildings. Our firm has extensive experience with real estate law and can help you tackle a wide range of real estate and commercial development matters relating to:
- Construction contracts
- Construction liens
- Construction litigation
- Due diligence
- Estoppel letters
- Insurance analysis
- Land use and zoning requirements
- Letters of intent
- Promissory notes and guarantees
- Purchase agreements
Even after your Washington Township commercial real estate development project is complete, we can continue to safeguard your investment by providing you with the high-quality legal representation that you need.
Successful residential real estate development in Washington Township necessitates having a lawyer on your team that can help you navigate every aspect of your project. A Hirzel Law, PLC real estate attorney can provide trustworthy legal advice on matters such as:
- Drafting declarations, covenants, and restrictions for subdivisions
- Facilitating the construction of individual homes
- Helping developers obtain the required governmental approvals
- Outlining rules and regulations for all types of residential developments
- Preparing the master deed and bylaws to establish condominium projects
- Resolving issues regarding building permits and certificates of occupancy
- Writing sales documents, like escrow agreements and disclosure statements
Our real estate lawyers counsel residential real estate developers through the complete sale and development cycle, ensuring that your project complies with local and state laws, including the Michigan Land Division Act or Michigan Condominium Act.
Establishing the status of title to a property is probably the most essential act in real estate development because it confirms ownership of the property. The real estate lawyers at Hirzel Law, PLC have the skills required to negotiate a resolution to the dispute, often before quiet title litigation is lodged.
Zoning and Land Use Planning
Michigan’s Zoning Enabling Act grants municipalities control over many of the land control and development activities. At Hirzel Law, PLC, we can help builders, developers, and individual property owners ensure that they satisfy zoning and plan use laws by:
- Appearing before a board for zoning approval or appeals
- Interpreting ordinances
- Obtaining the necessary municipal approval
- Pursuing a zoning variance
- Splitting lots
Our legal team can help you revise or adjust plats, whether through litigation or another approach allowed under Michigan’s Land Division Act.
Make Sense of Michigan Real Estate Laws with a Washington Township Lawyer
Hirzel Law, PLC’s real estate team is made up of attorneys who are dedicated to staying on top of real estate law trends, enabling us with the ability to approach difficult cases in the courtroom head-on. Our team has received multiple awards for our accomplishments in real estate law, including Michigan Top Lawyers and the 2020 Best of The Best Law Firm by the Detroit Free Press.
Contact us today to begin a partnership with one of our award-winning real estate attorneys. Call (248) 986-2921or send us a completed contact form to learn more about how we can support your real estate development project in Washington Township, Michigan.
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