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Troutman Sanders LLP: Negotiating and Exercising Rights of First Refusal
Posted on 11 Sep 2012 by Troutman Sanders

By Sonia Kaur Bain , Daniel N. Anziska , Kevin P. Wallace and Clara W. Mak Including a Right of First Refusal (ROFR) provision in a lease or other real estate contract is significant since a holder of such ROFR has essentially locked in a future right... Read More

Vetstein Law Group: Court Upholds Oral Handshake Deal In Land Swap
Posted on 23 Aug 2011 by Vetstein Law Group, P.C.

By Richard D. Vetstein, ESQ Seller Couldn't Sit Back & Watch Construction Project Unfold Massachusetts appeals judges have been mighty busy this summer issuing real estate decisions. From the forced removal of condo buildings to toxic mold... Read More

Williams Mullen: Zoning Contingencies in Real Estate Contracts
Posted on 20 Jun 2012 by Williams Mullen

BY: T. PRESTON LLOYD, JR. In the wake of the recession, the marketplace is still in the process of clearing properties that were zoned with an expectation of a development that never came. As the economic environment for real estate transactions improves... Read More

Vetstein Law Group: Think Before You Hit Send: Emails May Constitute Binding Real Estate Agreement Without Signed Offer
Posted on 30 Oct 2012 by Vetstein Law Group, P.C.

[ Originally posted 07/23/2012 ] By Richard D. Vetstein, ESQ Feldberg v. Coxall: First Case To Apply New UETA (Uniform Electronic Transactions Act) To Real Estate Transactions "This case involves the intersection between the seventeenth... Read More

Vetstein Law Group: Electronic Signatures Gaining Acceptance and Popularity In Massachusetts Real Estate Transactions
Posted on 14 Nov 2011 by Vetstein Law Group, P.C.

By Richard D. Vetstein, ESQ Compliance Concerns Unwarranted Electronic signature technology has been quickly gaining steam throughout the U.S. real estate community, and has now arrived in earnest in Massachusetts. Electronic signature software... Read More