Real Estate Law

27 06, 2017

Breach of Contract in Nevada Commercial Real Estate Law

By |June 27th, 2017|Categories: blog, Contract Law, Real Estate Law|Tags: , |0 Comments

Commercial law varies from state to state and can be quite confusing if you have relatively little experience in business litigation. Everything from purchasing real estate to the foreclosure process is governed by certain types of legislation that can feel overwhelming to many. Certainly, when contract breaches are involved, which is a common occurrence in commercial law, each party involved might feel in the right, resulting in more confusion and potential financial burdens. In order to successfully claim breach of contract, the plaintiff in any real estate law case must prove four things: The actual formation of an enforceable contract Proof that the plaintiff performed the designed duties outline in the enforceable contract Proof that the defendant breached a part of the contract Proof that the defendant's breach resulted in some form of actual damages Unless a party understands its contractual and statutory rights, that party will find it difficult to effectively pursue a claim for breach of contract. If you would like to know what contractual and statutory rights you have, please contact the Law Office of Tony M. May, P.C.

12 05, 2017

6 Frequently Asked Questions Involving Nevada Real Estate

By |May 12th, 2017|Categories: blog, Real Estate Law|Tags: |0 Comments

[column width="1/1" last="true" title="" title_type="single" animation="none" implicit="true"] Navigating real estate issues can be extremely difficult if you're inexperienced. There are so many different types of contract provisions that you need to be aware of, as well as to know what to do in specific situations.  This is especially true with the area of law surrounding Landlord/Tenant Issues. When it comes to Landlord/Tenant Law, there can be so many complications that lead to Court. Because these real estate issues are so complicated, you should understand as much as possible about your transaction, your buildings, and your contracts. Here are some frequently asked questions regarding property law in Nevada. When should I contact qualified real estate lawyers? --If you're involved in any sort of property dispute or legal issue and you are not sure what to do, the first thing you should do is contact a trusted real estate lawyer.  If you are not careful, you may give up rights you have or put yourself in a worse position that can cost you a significant amount of money and even make you lose your property. How long do I have before I can evict my Tenant? -- The answer is: It Depends.  According to Nevada State law, Landlords are required to provide their tenants official notices prior to attempting to evict them since Landlords cannot use self-help to remove their tenants. For example, if a tenant does not pay rent by the date the Lease Agreement says rent is due, a Landlord can post a Five-Day Notice to Pay or Quit.  If the Tenant does not respond, the Landlord can then go to court and get an immediate eviction notice.  If the Landlord responds, the Court will set a [...]

11 07, 2015

What Does a Real Estate Lawyer Do?

By |July 11th, 2015|Categories: Firm News and Announcements, Real Estate Law|Comments Off on What Does a Real Estate Lawyer Do?

[column width="1/1" last="true" title="" title_type="single" animation="none" implicit="true"] Have you thought about purchasing new property, or leasing a building for business use? Real estate lawyers draw up legal documents related to real estate transactions. When you deal with issues related to real estate transactions, our team will step in and file or defend a lawsuit in court. Our real estate lawyers will help borrowers defend against foreclosure, and we help lenders carry out foreclosures. Drafting Real Estate Documents Our real estate attorneys will prepare deeds and draft other documents needed for real estate transactions. Common documents include rental agreements, purchase contracts, financing agreements, and more. We assist our clients to ensure these documents are correctly filled out. Negotiations At Tony M. May, P.C., we often deal with negotiations related to real estate transactions. We work hard to negotiate the terms and conditions of real estate deals. We have some clients that negotiate their own deals and bring contracts to us to perform due diligence. Our team will examine the legal title issues, and environmental issues of the documents and contracts related to the transaction. Litigation When a real estate transaction doesn’t work out in your favor, there is often a chance of dealing with a lawsuit. We draft legal pleadings to file with the judge, and we participate in hearings and trial with the judge. Tony M. May, P.C., specializes in mortgage and trust deed foreclosure. Our team will assist clients through the foreclosure process. Our lawyers want to assist in making the foreclosure easy for individuals when you are struggling in a difficult situation. Contact Tony M. May, P.C., today to discuss your real estate needs. [/column]