Real Estate Law
A knowledgeable, experienced real estate lawyer protects your rights.
For both corporations and individuals, real estate is often their most valuable asset. It isn’t enough to have a background in real estate acquisition or even years in sales if you don’t have a solid grounding in the most current case law and regulations. To achieve the best outcome from the opportunities and challenges that buying, selling, managing and developing real estate offer, you need legal counsel that devotes its practice to delivering results for the unique issues surrounding real estate.
Large to small, estates to starter homes, industrial parks to a simple artist’s studio or workshop, we help secure your real property.
Gavin has appeared before governing bodies and zoning hearing boards in nearly every municipality in Bucks County and has worked on projects and gained approvals for apartment complexes, medical offices, single-family homes and industrial properties. He also serves as the solicitor to the Quakertown Zoning Hearing Board, which provides him with the municipality’s perspective. He draws on this experience to help his clients achieve their goals.
Land Development and Zoning
Developing—and obtaining approvals to develop—real estate in Southeastern Pennsylvania is complicated and at times contentious. Municipalities and governmental agencies work hard to make sure that the beauty and environmental health of our region are protected. Balancing this interest with an owner’s desire to maximize the use of their property requires counsel that is familiar with zoning, land development, stormwater management, water and sewer and other land use laws and regulations.
Real Estate Transactions and Leasing
Buying real estate can represent an individual’s or business’s largest financial transaction.From a first home, to the purchase of vacant land for development, to relocating a large manufacturer to its new industrial headquarters, Gavin has handled all types of real estate transactions. From due diligence and evaluating the suitability of a parcel through closing, having Gavin’s experience on your side adds a welcome layer of competency to your transaction.
Real Estate Litigation
Property disputes are common in Bucks County. Disputes over property lines, shared driveways, easements and other real estate issues are complicated and require experience and knowledge of the nuances in these areas of the law. Gavin has tried-to-verdict, litigated and mediated a multitude of complicated real property disputes.