Real Estate

Supporting Your Real Estate Strategy

Whether you are purchasing, selling, leasing, or developing real property, it is a road fraught with legal challenges. Our goal is to streamline and simplify your legal issues, providing you with sound legal counsel that will reduce your stress levels. Our experience and innovative approach to deal-making positions us to negotiate and close complex real estate transactions. Below are some examples of the kind of work we can assist you with:

Residential Real Estate

At Bergstein Flynn and Knowlton PLLC, we represent buyers and sellers in a wide range of real estate legal matters, including:

  • Drafting and review of purchase agreements
  • Title reviews
  • Title dispute resolutions
  • Ownership disputes
  • Boundary disputes

Real estate sales and purchases are some of the biggest investments and transactions people undertake and having experienced legal counsel assisting in the process is the best way of ensuring the integrity of the transaction.

Commercial Leasing

We provide a variety of commercial leasing services to clients, including:

  • Negotiating leases and modifying leases for a new office or store location
  • Drafting and negotiating leases for larger commercial spaces such as office towers and retail shopping centers
  • Interpreting and revising existing leases that have already commenced
  • Termination of the landlord-tenant relationship

Attorneys in our landlord-tenant and real estate litigation practice areas are available to assist should there be a commercial leasing dispute requiring litigation.

Small Scale Real Estate Development

Bergstein Flynn and Knowlton PLLC provides legal counsel and representation to clients involved in small-scale residential real estate development projects in and around New York. We guide and support clients through all phases of these projects, including:

  • Financing via equity investments, interim loans, and permanent loans
  • Land acquisition
  • Construction and development
  • Management of the finished project (includes tax planning strategies and regulatory compliance)

Condo/Co-op General Counsel Work

We support boards of managers and boards of directors of condominiums and cooperatives with general counsel work, litigation support, and project input. Our attorneys have years of experience in the New York condo and co-op industry, giving us insights and expertise into matters relating to leasing, purchasing, development, and management that other lawyers lack.

Rent Stabilized Apartments

We provide legal counsel and representation to tenants navigating New York City’s Rent Stabilization Law.  Find out more about the importance of seeking sound legal counsel to best leverage your situation. To schedule a free consultation, call (212) 803-9025 or contact us today.