Pensacola And Emerald Coast Condo Attorney

Real estate development requires attention to detail and strict adherence to local regulations. It also requires local knowledge of the players. Board Certified Real Estate Attorney, Stephen R. Moorhead, R. Todd Harris, and the condo attorneys at McDonald Fleming Moorhead are experienced professionals who can handle all of your real estate development legal needs.

Local Knowledge Of Condo And Real Estate Development

We know the intricacies of real estate development in Pensacola. A condo attorney at our law firm can help you navigate through the complex field of local policies and regulations that can slow down the development of your condo. Knowledge of the governmental entities and their boards and their staff is crucial in determining whether your project is approved or delayed.

Our understanding of local politics and real estate laws helps us handle the development process from beginning to end. We can help you throughout the process and provide specific attention to the following issues:

  • Helping with the purchase of real estate including review of legal issues and assistance with title and due diligence;
  • Addressing any land use zoning or land development regulation issues;
  • Assisting with governmental approvals;
  • Preparing community documents such as Declarations of Covenants, Conditions, Restrictions and Easements or Declarations of Condominiums;
  • Reviewing subdivision plats for compliance with State and local regulations;
  • Preparing documents regarding any HOA or condominium formation and other real estate documents;
  • Assisting with compliance with the Interstate Land Sales Act (“ILSA”) or its Florida counterpart;
  • Drafting disclosure documents such as the offering circular required under the Florida Condominium Act;
  • Preparing contracts for the sale of lots or condominium units; and
  • Assisting with the sale of developed lots or properties.

Our condo lawyers understand the issues developers face in Pensacola and have experience working with developers from Florida and out-of-state. Our knowledge of specific real estate development issues helps us better understand our clients’ needs, and we can walk you through the entire process. Board Certified Real Estate Attorney Stephen R. Moorhead has been general counsel to the Home Builders Association of West Florida, Inc. for nearly 20 years and has represented a host of condo builders and developers. R. Todd Harris has significant experience in land use approvals having appeared before the following counties in Northwest Florida: Bay, Escambia, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa and Walton, as well as numerous other governmental agencies.

Contact A Pensacola Condo Attorney Today

To speak with an experienced condo attorney at McDonald Fleming Moorhead, please call our downtown Pensacola office at (850) 477-0660 or tell us about your needs online.