Practice Areas
Real Property
Practice areas

Real Property

New York City Real Property Lawyers

If you are looking for a reliable and experienced real property lawyer in New York City, you should consider hiring DL Partners, a preferred law firm and trusted counsel to many public and privately held investor and developer clients, including many celebrities and high-net-worth individuals. We are a team of well-established, dedicated and knowledgeable attorneys who can handle any legal issue related to real estate transactions, development, leasing, financing, zoning, land use, environmental compliance, litigation and more.  

Real property law is a complex and dynamic field that requires constant attention to the changing regulations, market conditions and legal precedents. At DL Partners, we have the expertise and resources to stay on top of these developments and provide you with sound and strategic advice. We have represented clients in various types of real estate matters, such as: 

Advanced Real Property Legal Services

Our team of sound legal real property lawyers provides robust strategies to protect our clients’ interests, streamline property transactions, and effectively manage potential legal issues. Our services in real property law include:

Property Transactions

Our attorneys handle every facet of property transactions, from drafting and reviewing contracts to ensuring clear title and conducting closings. We strive to protect our clients’ interests and mitigate risks.

Dispute Resolution

We represent clients in various property disputes, such as those related to boundaries, easements, liens, title defects, landlord-tenant disagreements, and more. Our team leverages negotiation, mediation, arbitration, or litigation, depending on what best serves our clients’ needs.

Real Estate Finance

Our team advises on all aspects of real estate finance, including mortgage law, equity financing, loan modifications, refinancing, foreclosures, and structuring complex financing transactions.

Construction Law

We represent property owners, developers, and contractors in all matters related to construction law. This includes contract drafting and negotiation, dispute resolution, licensing, and construction litigation.

Lease Agreement Services

We offer comprehensive services related to commercial and residential leases. From drafting and negotiating lease agreements to resolving lease disputes, our attorneys ensure that our clients’ interests are protected.

International Real Property Legal Services

We cater to U.S. clients with international property interests as well as foreign clients investing in New York City real estate. Our global real property law services include:

  1. Navigating international property transactions and regulations.
  2. Assisting clients in cross-border property disputes.
  3. Providing legal counsel on international real estate financing.

Real Property Dispute Resolution Services

Our attorneys have significant experience in resolving a wide array of property disputes. This includes boundary disputes, construction disputes, landlord-tenant conflicts, and more. We strive to achieve the best outcome for our clients, whether through negotiation, arbitration, litigation, or other forms of dispute resolution.

At DL Partners, we appreciate the complexities of real property law and understand how to effectively navigate this landscape. Our attorneys are committed to delivering high-quality legal counsel, providing personalized attention to our clients throughout the process.

We work in collaboration with our clients to formulate strategies that address their specific needs and objectives. To learn more about our real property law practice and how we can assist you with your real estate legal needs, reach out to us today.

We look forward to working with you

Frequently Asked Questios

What is real property law?

Real property law governs the various forms of ownership and tenancy in real property. It covers areas such as property transactions, land use and zoning, landlord and tenant issues, real estate finance, and more.

Why do I need a real property lawyer?

A real property lawyer can guide you through the complexities of real estate transactions, ensure compliance with property laws and regulations, represent you in property disputes, and provide sound legal advice on various aspects of property ownership and management.

What are the common issues in real property law?

Common issues in real property law include disputes over property boundaries, landlord-tenant disagreements, problems with property title, zoning and land use issues, real estate financing difficulties, and issues related to property development and construction.

What is a title search and why is it important?

A title search is a process to retrieve documents evidencing events in the history of a piece of real property. It helps to confirm the seller’s right to transfer ownership and discover any potential issues with the property’s title, such as liens or easements.

What is zoning and why does it matter?

Zoning involves dividing land into zones in which certain land uses are permitted or prohibited. It affects how a property owner can use their property and can impact property values. Understanding zoning laws is crucial when buying, selling, or developing property.