Real Estate

Hallowell Law Firm’s lawyers are able to assist and provide legal advice and representation to local and foreign real estate developers, owners or prospective purchasers of apartments and homes, owners and tenants of commercial and industrial properties, and owners or developers of real estate dedicated for use by shopping centers and condominiums.

Hallowell Law Firm’s attorneys are able to advise clients with respect to development agreements, including land acquisition and assembly, property appraisals and evaluations, zoning matters, joint ventures, ground leases, construction contracts and property management. The Firm can also carry out legal and environmental real estate due diligence for prospective purchasers of both commercial, residential and agricultural property.

The Firm also assists its clients with property joint-venture agreements, establishment of limited liability companies and partnerships for real estate transactions, real property  tax matters, zoning and land use issues and easements.

The Firm has been involved in numerous property matters projects and developments, including,

-Development of a large former Soviet publishing house for use as EU standard offices and retail;

-Real Estate development of so-called “brown field” industrial sites in the Baltic countries and Russia;

-International sale and purchase of a pre-War apartment house in Riga, Latvia for a United States client from California;

-International sale and purchase of a historic property in Kaunas, Lithuania;

-Representation of British clients in the purchase of industrial zoned property in Estonia;

-Representation of United States citizens in Ukraine regarding apartment sales and purchases;

-Representation of Australian clients with respect to Warsaw property matters;

-Representation of Canadian clients in the sale of property matters in Latvia;

-Representation of German clients with respect to real property  sales in Lithuania;

-Sale of a large manufacturing facility real estate in Vilnius, Lithuania for an American Investment Group;

-Sales of real estate including apartments in Moscow and Saint Petersburg, Russia for American clients.