We provide hands-on representation in all aspects of real estate transactions, development, and land use.
Gathman & Bennett has extensive experience in commercial and residential real estate transactions representing buyers and sellers. In addition to negotiating contracts of sale, Gathman & Bennett can assist you in preparation of leases, and helping you determine what type of entity you may need to form when purchasing property, such as corporation or Limited Liability Company.
The firm’s experience in municipal law also enables us to counsel a purchaser regarding a commercial property acquisition to advise a purchaser whether or not their planned use of the property would require Zoning or Planning Board relief to identify any such contingencies to be included in a contract.
Gathman & Bennett has extensive experience in Internal Revenue Code Section 1031 Like Kind Exchanges. Our firm has assisted clients with reverse like kind exchanges and multiple property exchanges, with a properly structured section 1031 exchange you may be able to avoid taxation on profits from the sale of real property held for productive use in your business.