Establishing a Development Agreement

Establishing a Development Agreement

The world of land and real estate development is one full of densely written agreements and contracts.  Before signing anything, you should be fully aware of the complexities, requirements, and limitations of any development agreement.  There are many elements you and your lawyer should look out for, and clarify before anything is finalized. Here is […]

Easement, License, Variance, Permit – What the Terms Mean

Dealing in land has its own lexicon of terminologies and definitions and they can be confusing.  It’s important to have a clear and accurate understanding of what all the different terms mean, and how they are used.  Let’s have a look at four of the most common terms in land use dealings:  Easement, License, Variance, […]

5 Things to Consider When Hiring a Contractor

You’re about to lay your cash on the line to get some work done around the house or at your business.  There are some important considerations you should keep in mind when hiring a contractor, regardless of trade.  There are lots of excellent contractors out there, who do everything 100% above board.  There are also […]

Important Points to Remember Before Starting Construction

You may have crossed all the t’s and dotted all the i’s pertaining to the design of your new building. The architect and engineers did a splendid job – it’s a masterpiece – but it might never get built. That’s because there are a myriad of legal considerations regarding land use, zoning and permits which […]

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