Cohen and Wolf, P.C.'s Real Estate Group has extensive experience representing owners, tenants, developers, lenders, municipalities and governmental agencies in the development, acquisition, financing, zoning, leasing and disposition of commercial real estate. The Group works closely with land use planners, architects and engineers, lenders, title insurance underwriters and real estate brokers to ensure that projects are completed efficiently, timely and on budget. The firm is well-positioned to assist clients in a market downturn.
Cohen and Wolf has been recognized as a Leading Firm in Connecticut in the area of Real Estate by Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business.
In addition to Cohen and Wolf, P.C.'s commercial real estate capabilities, the firm represents real estate developers and investors as well as private individuals and entities in the acquisition, financing, leasing and disposition of residential real estate. Attorneys in the Real Estate Group are supported by five full-time, experienced real estate paralegals, and are knowledgeable in all aspects of residential real estate transactions. Acting as a liaison between the buyer's or seller's attorney, real estate agent, title insurance company and lender, Cohen and Wolf coordinates the entire transaction in a prompt and professional manner. As agents for major title insurance companies that do business in Connecticut, the firm's Real Estate attorneys are readily able to procure appropriate title insurance policies and coverage for clients.
The Real Estate Group is supported by members of the firm's Land Use & Zoning Group who assist clients in the preparation and presentation of all categories of land use applications, including variances, special permits, subdivisions, zone changes, regulation amendments, wetlands applications and CAM applications before local boards and commissions and the DEP. In addition, the Group works closely with the firm's Business & Corporate Group when matters require representation from that area.