Real Estate and Land Use Law

Our Firm specializes in Real Estate Law, Land Use Law, and Zoning Law and Litigation. We provide expert representation and practical advice in all facets of real estate transactions, applications, permits, and litigation. With extensive experience in all facets of real estate law, we regularly provide our clients with legal counsel and representation in the following matters:

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  • The acquisition, leasing, financing, and sale of residential, new construction, commercial, and industrial property.
  • All aspects and types of Real Estate Law & Litigation including Errors and Omissions Claims, Non-Disclosure, Property Defect, and Fraud.
  • Residential and Commercial Real Estate Development and Building Law.
  • Real Estate Finance, Title and Escrow matters including Short Sales and Foreclosures.
  • Property Management.
  • Zoning and Land Use including subdivision approvals and appeals.
  • Property Tax issues and appeals.
  • Complaints against real estate agents and brokers before industry trade associations, the Real Estate Commission and Civil Rights Commission.

Are You Buying or Selling A Home In Sussex County, NJ?

All real estate transactions, whether you are the buyer or the seller, contain many agreements that are legally binding. A lawyer experienced in real estate law in the area you are looking to purchase or sell a home can help you avoid the many pitfalls that can occur during the real estate transaction. Here is some information that can help you get started:


More Information on Real Estate and Land Use from Askin & Hooker:

Land Use and Zoning: Subdividing Land in Sussex County

Land use and zoning law is the regulation of the use and development of real estate. Zoning is the most common form of land-use regulation and is used by municipalities to regulate and control local property development. Zoning laws are regulated on both a federal and...

Buying and Selling Commercial Real Estate in NJ

Commercial real estate is a broad term describing real property used to generate a profit. Examples of commercial real estate include retail buildings, office buildings, warehouses, industrial buildings, apartment buildings, or “mixed-use” buildings, where the...

Buying a Foreclosure in NJ

The real estate market is heating up, and there are a lot of opportunities to purchase a property in foreclosure. Here is some important information to keep in mind if you are considering buying foreclosure properties in NJ.  Purchasing foreclosed homes in NJ is a...

NJ Property Tax Appeal: What You Need to Know

Considering a NJ Property Tax Appeal? Here is some important information to consider and some important deadlines. In New Jersey, two factors determine your tax bill: the taxable value of your home and the tax rate or the percentage of the taxable value that the local...