Commercial Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate Law Services

SARAGA/LIPSHY, PL. represents a wide array of institutional and private investors and developers, major commercial and residential landlords and tenants, banks, and developers and converters of condominium projects.

Our highly-skilled and knowledgeable partners specialize in every aspect of real estate law, and leverage more than 50 years of commercial real estate experience in every transaction. We have counseled clients in the acquisition, development, sale, financing and leasing of all types of real property, including major office buildings, residential complexes, shopping centers, hotels, manufacturing and warehouse facilities, distribution facilities and raw land situated throughout the United States. In addition to ensuring that your entire sale or purchase is legal and structured according to the wishes of your CPA or Financial Advisor, we'll apply our knowledge and experience to provide you with all of the value-added services you'll need to maximize the value of your transaction including:

Acquisition and Disposition

Represent clients in connection with the negotiation, drafting of all acquisition contracts and documents, due diligence, title insurance and financing of the acquisition and sale of improved and unimproved real property, office, retail, industrial, and commercial projects, mortgage loans, and REO properties.

Construction and Development

Represent developers, property owners, investors, and financial institutions in residential, commercial, industrial, and retail construction and development projects and in the drafting and negotiating construction contracts, subcontracts, architect agreements, other construction and design related agreements and consultant agreements.


Represent borrowers and lenders in connection with structuring, negotiating, and documenting secured commercial real estate loans, including development, construction, bridge, and permanent loans, including United States Small Business Administration loans.

Joint Venture

Represent developers, landowners, and equity investors in structuring and negotiating limited liability company operating agreements, limited and general partnership agreements, and other real estate development and investment vehicles.


Represent landlord and tenant in workouts, evictions and breach of lease proceedings related to leases for office, retail, industrial, shopping centers and commercial space.


Represent landlords and tenants in structuring, negotiating, and documenting leases for office, retail, industrial, shopping centers and commercial space, as well as extensive experience representing land developers and landowners in ground lease, sale-leaseback, and net lease transaction.

Loan Workouts

Represent lenders, borrowers, receivers, developers, equity partners, and other investors in workouts, receiverships, and foreclosure proceedings relating to commercial loans.

Master Planned Community/Condominium Development

Represent and counsel developers in the structure, development of master planned and condominium communities including the preparation of governing documents for master planned community and condominium communities.

Land Use/Zoning

Represent developers and land owners in connection with re-zoning, annexation and other governmental proceedings and agreements for the development of real property.

Title Insurance

Represent clients in resolving complex title issues and act as title agent for client in real estate transactions.

Contact us today to schedule a consultation and learn how SARAGA/LIPSHY, PL.'s experience and knowledge can work for you!