Real Estate

Legal Services to Protect Your Real Estate Investment
Residential Real Estate • Commercial Real Estate • Title Companies • Mortgage Loans for Residential, Commercial and Construction Loans

Houston Real Estate Lawyer The Grimm Law Firm provides legal services for a variety of real estate transactions. Houston Real Estate Attorney Sarah Grimm helps to meet the real estate law needs of developers, contractors, real estate brokers, mortgage lenders, real estate investors, landlords, tenants, as well as buyers and sellers of commercial and residential real estate.

The Grimm Law Firm helps clients with variety of real estate matters such as the following:

* Sale and Purchase of Improved and Unimproved Real Property
* Real Estate Investment and Development
* Construction and Development of Residential and Commercial Real Estate Projects
* Creating Homeowner Associations
* Creating, reviewing and negotiating Declarations of Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions
* Creating and reviewing various easement agreements, common area agreements, and related documents
* Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) techniques such as mediation, arbitration, and negotiation of disputes with boards and homeowner associations to avoid litigation
* Negotiating with the relevant municipalities as needed
* Drafting and negotiating all types of commercial and residential leases (i.e. triple net, etc.) for both the landlord and tenant
* Negotiating disputes with landlords and tenants to avoid litigation
* Drafting, filing, and enforcing mechanics’ and material men’s liens
* Assisting residential real estate brokerage companies on agreements they have with employees as well as co-brokering and commission splits within the firm and with outside brokers
* Separation agreements for brokers

Houston Real Estate Law Attorney Sarah Grimm helps clients to meet and achieve their objectives and long-term goals for their real estate investments.

Residential Real Estate

Buying your private residence can be one of the most significant business transactions that an individual, couple or family can make. The Grimm Law Firm makes it a priority to protect the interests of a buyer or a seller of residential real estate.

The Texas Real Estate Commission forms are primarily used for most real estate sales and purchases. However, sometimes these forms are not the best fit for specific real estate transactions. Attorney Sarah Grimm can revise those documents to better fit the needs of clients’ special real estate transactions.

The Grimm Law Firm assists buyers and sellers of Residential Real Estate in the following ways:

* Reviewing and Revising of Earnest Money Contracts
* Reviewing Deed Restrictions for Residential Property
* Clearing any liens on the property, such as tax liens and mechanics and material men’s liens
* Explaining any ancillary forms (if property is in a controlled community or city)
* Examining any easements that affect the property
* Assisting with the closing and Review relevant closing documents
* Providing Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services such as mediation, arbitration, and negotiation of real estate disputes to avoid litigation

Commercial Real Estate

Attorney Sarah Grimm assists individuals during commercial real estate transactions in the following ways:

* Reviewing and revising the Texas Real Estate Commission promulgated forms or privately developed forms to ensure they represent the clients’ interests
* Reviewing deed restrictions for commercial property and negotiating with the relevant municipalities as needed
* Reviewing and revising earnest money contracts
* Assisting with any title issues that may arise
* Clearing any liens on the property, such as tax liens and mechanics and material men’s liens
* Examining easements that affect the property
* Assisting with 1031 tax free exchanges
* Creating, reviewing and negotiating Declarations of Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions
* Creating and reviewing various easement agreements, common area agreements, and related documents
* Reviewing, drafting and negotiating commercial leases
* Assisting in commercial real estate closings
* Providing Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services such as mediation, arbitration, and negotiation of real estate disputes to avoid litigation

During a commercial real estate sale or purchase, the client may not have the right business structure. Lawyer Sarah Grimm can set up a new entity or reorganize the existing entity.

Title Companies

The Grimm Law Firm provides title companies with legal services to help close commercial and residential real estate transactions. Attorney Sarah Grimm helps title companies in matters such as:

* Dealing with any title issues that may arise
* Drafting lien releases
* Clearing material men and mechanics’ liens
* Drafting and reviewing all types of deed
* Providing Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services such as mediation, arbitration, and negotiation of disputes to avoid litigation

The Grimm Law Firm aspires to meet all of our clients’ real estate needs and to protect our clients’ real estate interests. Contact our Texas real estate law firm today.

The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for individual advice regarding your own situation.

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