Palmer & Manuel PLLC
Call Today For A Consultation

Legal considerations regarding real estate transactions

Every real estate transaction involves a significant number of legal issues. Every risk can be analyzed as either high or low probability and a high or low expected cost. For commercial transactions, nearly all legal decisions involve a high expected cost. For residential transactions, most decisions carry a relatively low penalty. The pivotal decision is knowing when to hire an attorney to protect your interests and when to rely on "your gut."

In Dallas and cities all throughout Texas, real estate offers a great opportunities to grow wealth, provide cash flow and generate returns for investors, but those who fail to prepare accordingly may face legal issues down the road that could have been avoided altogether.

First of all, it is important to carefully evaluate the named parties (buyer or seller) before going forward with a deal. Contractual terms should be reviewed as the terms become more complicated since this can not only help prevent a dispute from arising but ensure that the transaction reflects your interests and your understanding of the deal. From titles and liens to closings and concessions, there are many other legal issues that may need to be reviewed before moving forward with a real estate transaction. 

Both commercial and residential real estate transactions can be very lucrative, especially when they are handled correctly. Some people may lack familiarity with the process or relevant legal matters that warrant further review, in which case not knowing what you don't know deserves legal counsel. We understand that real estate transactions can pose a number of challenges, but we also know how beneficial these transactions can be. To read more information related to residential and commercial real estate transactions, visit our page on this topic.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
Email Us For A Response

Contact Us For A Confidential Consultation

Our dedicated team of experienced attorneys bring years of successful litigation and courtroom experience to offer a fresh outlook for all your legal matters. Regardless of the complexity of your situation, our team can provide you with a thorough evaluation of your case and current legal standing. To request additional information regarding our services, please reach out to our offices at your earliest convenience by calling 214-242-6444.

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

Palmer Lehman Sandberg, PLLC
8350 N. Central Expressway Suite 1111
Dallas, TX 75206

Phone: 214-242-6444
Fax: 214-265-1950
Dallas Law Office Map