Real Estate Law

Real Estate Law

The Roberts & Stevens’ Real Estate Law attorneys offer comprehensive services in the areas of commercial and residential real estate acquisition, leasing and selling; land use planning; financing; and real property development.

For commercial development, our attorneys provide advice and counsel on all types of projects and transactions, from acquisition and sale of existing properties to development, construction, operation, and management of complex multi-use projects. We assist clients with entity selection, formation and taxation. In addition, the Real Estate Law Team regularly draws on the experience and counsel of other attorneys in the firm who have experience in tax law, corporate finance, and environmental law, so that our clients’ real estate transactions are handled efficiently.

Our Real Estate attorneys also have broad experience litigating real estate disputes, including those involving title problems, real covenants and easements, commercial landlord-tenant relationships, development and construction contracts, foreclosures, receivership, condemnation and eminent domain, and bankruptcy. At Roberts & Stevens, our attorneys pride themselves on providing our clients with quality work and responsive personalized service that has allowed us to meet all of our clients’ needs.

Commercial and Residential Real Estate Law Services

  • Acquisition, development
  • Affordable housing
  • Asset searches
  • Commercial leasing and portfolio management
  • Condominium documents
  • Construction
  • Development agreements
  • Easements
  • Entity formation
  • Environmental
  • Land conservation
  • Land use and entitlements
  • Limited liability companies, partnerships, joint ventures, and ground leases
  • Loan negotiation and documentation
  • Management agreements
  • Portfolio acquisitions
  • Property closing acquisitions and sales
  • Real Estate secured lending, workouts and bankruptcy
  • Refinancing and restructuring
  • Representation of owners, sellers and developers
  • Restrictive covenants
  • Title searches and certifications
  • Workouts and bankruptcy

Memberships and Awards

  • American Bar Association, Section: Real Property
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Real Property Section Council, Residential Task Force, Land Records Management Task Force
  • North Carolina Land Title Association
  • North Carolina State Bar, Board Certified Specialist in Real Property Law-Residential Transactions
  • U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firm” Ranking Asheville Tier One Firm in Real Estate Law (2011-2016) and Real Estate Litigation (2011, 2012, 2016)
  • U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firm” Ranking Asheville Tier Two Firm in Real Estate Litigation (2013)