Property development is a lengthy and complicated process involving a vast range of legal matters and obstacles for the developers. The process of property development involves many stages such as land acquisition, construction contracts, planning process and obligations, complex planning matters, infrastructure and finance arrangements, to final plot sale or company setup. It is essential to seek the advice of an expert to accomplish all these tasks without hassle. A property development lawyer will ensure all these tasks completed accurately.
The vital role of a property development lawyer
A property development lawyer will guide you right from the conception to the realisation of the project. He shall provide comprehensive services to landowners, developers, local authorities, consortiums and also investors looking for opportunities. He works closely with you to understand and identify your goals.
They are experts in offering advice on legal issues especially property management, zoning violations, value estimates, property taxes, etc. they also resolve disputes arising in real estate, encroachment, boundaries, injuries, and trespass. They also take the responsibility of estate transactions and deal with many other issues.
They have expertise in drafting and preparing deeds, estate documents, and file liens. They also help in registering and creating documents for their clients, if required modify the terms in the contracts or agreement, and even negotiate the conditions mentioned in the sales and purchase agreement.
To fulfil and accomplish all the above duties and responsibilities, the property development lawyer may need to coordinate with investors, brokers, developers and other attorneys.