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By Rochford Law Posted on December 21, 2020 at 7:00 AM

Modifying a Commercial Lease

A commercial real estate attorney will help you to get the most from your lease at the outset of the agreement. There are a series of stipulations that can be negotiated — particularly for commercial leases — that will have a large impact on how you run your business.

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Topics: Commercial Real Estate, Nashville Real Estate, Nashville Real Estate Attorney, Real Estate, Real Estate Lawyer

By Rochford Law Posted on December 14, 2020 at 7:00 AM

6 Tips for a Smooth Real Estate Closing Process

Closing on a piece of real estate can be an exciting, but lengthy process. There are a lot of important steps to take that can have long-term ramifications. And if any of these important steps either don’t go through correctly or don’t go through at all, the deal can fall apart.

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Topics: Commercial Real Estate, Nashville Real Estate, Nashville Real Estate Attorney, Real Estate, Real Estate Lawyer, Residential Real Estate, Closing Process

By Rochford Law Posted on December 7, 2020 at 7:00 AM

Finding Commercial Real Estate in Nashville

Nashville’s real estate market has seen an impressive growth spurt over the last decade. And while many pay attention to the residential aspect of this growth, the commercial real estate market has kept up with these changes.
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Topics: Commercial Real Estate, Commercial Real Estate Law, Nashville Real Estate, Nashville Real Estate Attorney, Real Estate Lawyer

By Rochford Law Posted on November 9, 2020 at 7:00 AM

Extra Considerations in Commercial Real Estate Closings

There are many steps to the process of purchasing real estate. Everything from the initial viewing of properties to putting in an offer can already seem like a lot. However, the real work comes between the day an offer is accepted and when the final signature is put on the last closing document.
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Topics: Commercial Real Estate, Commercial Real Estate Law, Nashville Real Estate, Nashville Real Estate Attorney, Nashville Real Estate Law, Real Estate Lawyer, Closing Process

By Rochford Law Posted on June 15, 2020 at 7:00 AM

Horizontal Property Regimes 101: Everything You Need to Know

All real estate is not created equal. There are numerous types of real estate that can be used for varying purposes. The zoning of your property dictates what you can and cannot do with it.
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Topics: Commercial Real Estate, Horizontal Property Regime, HPR, Nashville Real Estate Attorney, Real Estate Attorney

By Rochford Law Posted on January 31, 2020 at 7:00 AM

Commercial Closing Checklist

Commercial real estate closings in Nashville can be challenging. The excitement of purchasing a new property can make it difficult to pay attention to the many details. However, these details are incredibly important.
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Topics: Commercial Real Estate, Commercial Real Estate Law, Tennessee Real Estate Law, Closing Process

By Rochford Law Posted on January 28, 2020 at 3:26 PM

Six Common Causes of Delayed Escrows and Closings

The real estate sales process can be confusing for those without the abundant experience of a real estate attorney. There are a lot of terms that don’t come up in day-to-day life like escrow, lien, and easement. Documents of great importance seem to be required for every step along the way. Those entering the process might think it to be fairly straightforward—find a property you like, make an offer and get it accepted, then move in.

However, that is not often the case. There are plenty of circumstances that can arise that add a few more steps to the process. And throughout this process, everyone has their eyes on the final step— closing.
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Topics: Commercial Real Estate, Commercial Real Estate Law, Tennessee Real Estate Law, Closing Process

By Rochford Law Posted on November 28, 2019 at 11:45 AM

The Easiest Way to Analyze Commercial Real Estate

Commercial real estate can be a great investment. You buy a building, lease it to a company, and get a rent check in the mail each month. 

So how do you determine whether a particular piece of real estate is a good investment? There are several main factors: location, return on investment (ROI), appearance, and a clear title.

But first, what exactly is commercial real estate?

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Topics: Commercial Real Estate, Commercial Real Estate Law, Renting

By Rochford Law Posted on October 25, 2019 at 10:52 AM

Understanding Commercial Closing Costs

Buying a commercial property? Real estate transactions are complicated, and they come with a lot of fees during closing.

For the buyer, closing costs are generally between 3 and 5% of the cost of the property. Here are some of the different commercial real estate closing costs for buyers and sellers.

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Topics: Commercial Real Estate, Real Estate Closing, Selling Real Estate, Closing Process

By Rochford Law Posted on June 11, 2018 at 3:45 PM

Title Company vs Closing Attorney: Which one do you need?

The Title and Title Insurance for Purchasing Your Home

A notable overlap of responsibilities for both the title company and the closing attorney is to secure a clean title to your property. The title is crucial for all buyers as it gives you a legal right to the house that you've purchased.

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Topics: Commercial Real Estate

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