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Why you should hire a real estate attorney for commercial sales

On Behalf of | Nov 5, 2018 | Commercial Real Estate |

If you own a commercial property you know how much time and effort goes into maintaining it. If you rent space at that property, you know how much more difficult it is to be a landlord. Maybe the time has come to move on from being a commercial real estate owner. If that’s the case, you should hire an experienced real estate attorney to walk you through the steps of selling, so that no mistakes are made.

Prior to listing a piece of commercial property for sale, you need a set of trained eyes to examine it. A real estate attorney can help you hire the necessary inspectors and other professionals to examine the property from top to bottom in order to make sure that the property is up to code so it will not fail inspection.

Negotiating a contract for the sale of a commercial property is not something that should be done alone. Even if you have experience writing or negotiating contracts this is one that you should not tackle on your own. An experienced real estate attorney can walk you through the process and handle all the heavy lifting.

Details are incredibly important when selling your commercial property. You cannot skip even the tiniest of details when listing the property and negotiating the contract because that can expose you to legal liability in the future if something goes wrong. An experienced attorney will make sure that every single detail, large or small, is watched with a keen eye.

Hiring a real estate attorney to help with the sale of your commercial property will help prevent mistakes. Some mistakes could cost you thousands of dollars when the sale goes through — and others could come back to haunt you in the future.