Real Estate and Construction Attorneys in Bellingham, WA

Helping clients avoid and resolve issues in property transactions

Real estate is a complex area of law where very old legal concepts interact with modern regulations to govern transactions involving large amounts of capital. Numerous complications can result if these transactions are not properly supervised. The experienced real estate lawyers of Adelstein, Sharpe & Serka LLP understand the complexities and peculiarities of Washington real estate law. We have been negotiating and drafting real estate contracts as well as overseeing transactions and real estate litigation for more than four decades.

Legal counsel for a variety of transactions

As real estate lawyers in Bellingham, Washington, we provide counsel and representation to clients during a variety of real estate transactions:

  • Property sales
  • Commercial lease agreements
  • Development projects
  • Natural resource leases
  • Construction projects
  • Zoning issues

Real estate deals are complex and involve a number of legal issues. But an experienced Bellingham real estate contract attorney can help promote smooth real estate transactions by negotiating and drafting clear and comprehensive contracts and then addressing problems as they arise.

Zealous advocacy during Washington real estate litigation

Real estate is a frequent subject of litigation. And because of its high value, a suit involving real property is a serious issue requiring the attention of an experienced Bellingham attorney. The real estate attorneys of Adelstein, Sharpe & Serka LLP have represented individuals and businesses throughout Washington State in various types of real estate litigation:

  • Real estate sales agreement breaches
  • Deed warranty breaches
  • Nuisance claims
  • Zoning violations and appeals
  • Natural resource disputes

We understand the impact real estate litigation can have on your business. We strive to resolve real estate disputes in a constructive and cost-efficient manner when possible through well-informed negotiation and the use of alternative dispute resolution techniques when appropriate. Our thorough knowledge of real property law allows us to negotiate form a position of strength, helping us to frequently get favorable results for our clients. Nevertheless, as experienced litigators and courtroom advocates, we are prepared to protect our clients’ property rights through the legal process when necessary.

Put real estate experience on your side

The law firm of Adelstein, Sharpe & Serka LLP has gained an impressive reputation representing clients throughout Washington State in a variety of real estate transactions and disputes. From our offices in Bellingham, WA, we serve clients throughout Whatcom, Island, Skagit and San Juan counties and British Columbia, providing an alternative to the expensive and impersonal Seattle firms. Contact us today online or by calling 360-671-6565 to schedule a consultation.