Real Estate Law
Real Estate and its associated activities such as construction and development law constitute the majority of our practice. In our real estate practice we represent residential homeowners, developers, commercial owners, tenants, investors, lenders, and businesses in the acquisition, use, development, construction, financing, sale and or leasing of real property.
Many of our residential homeowner clients seek our advice and representation dealing with a variety of matters, which include timber trespass, simple trespass, nuisance, boundary line disputes, adverse possession, easements, easements by prescription, view issues, trespass by water, covenant enforcement and building rights. Further our office represents a number of homeowner associations and deals with CC&R disputes and bylaws disputes on a regular basis. Whether a fighting to enforce a lien or providing general counsel advice to a homeowners association our office can handle all issues related to the very common problem of homeowners association disputes.
Our office also handles condominium related litigation including lawsuits related to the construction or maintenance of a condominium, including condominium defect litigation.
Some lawyers in our office have spent years working as in house counsel for South Sound Developers and are familiar with traditional and condominium development requirements, zoning and the regulations associated with such areas of law. On the other hand, attorneys in our litigation group have successfully tried numerous cases associated with real property, including arguing cutting edge real property issues in the Washington State Court of Appeals.
Our office is equipped to advise clients as to the structure and planning of real estate transaction as well as the necessary documentation to bring such a transaction to completion.
• Purchase and Sale Agreements
• Transactional advice and counsel
• Environmental and Land Use Law
• Adverse Possession
• Prescriptive Easements and Rights
• Enforcement of Covenants
• Condominium Association representation
• Homeowners Association representation