At Briggs and Morgan, our focus is on quickly solving problems for clients. With more than 20 real estate attorneys familiar with complex real estate transactions, we offer a wide range of effective solutions and practical advice.
In the real estate arena, our attorneys handle all stages of the real estate transaction process from document drafting and review to negotiation. Our clients include large and small corporate real estate developers, lenders, city governments, school districts, retail and entertainment industries, and developers of multiple-unit projects.
In our practice, we arrange for the purchase, sale and exchange of various residential, commercial or industrial property types throughout the United States; offer real estate financing options and other financial tools; address environmental issues; fund reuse of previously unproductive properties; handle lease arrangements, title examinations and the arrangement of partnerships, joint ventures or syndications; and provide counsel on real estate tax and assessment issues and protests, public improvement appeals, property acquisition and related matters.
Our attorneys are involved in a number of reputable real estate associations. Many members of this practice area are of “Super Lawyer” and Who’s Who status. Several are certified real property law specialists, and include a fellow and regent of the American College of Mortgage Lawyers, and a fellow of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers.
In support of its real estate practice, Briggs and Morgan is a proud member of: Association of Local Housing Finance Agencies, Community Association Institute, Construction Financial Management Association, International Council of Shopping Centers, Metro East Development, Minnesota Shopping Center Association, National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials, NAIOP - Commercial Real Estate Development Association, Saint Paul Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA).