Horwitch Goldstone & Shaw LLC is a boutique law firm focused on all aspects of real estate law. All of our attorneys have big firm skills but are able to provide clients with boutique pricing, while staying focused on getting deals closed and projects approved. Our experienced attorneys provide a full range of services to real estate sellers, purchasers, investors, landlords, tenants, lenders and developers.
Our experience includes virtually all types of real estate, including land use, zoning, office buildings and complexes, apartments, retail, industrial, residential purchases and sales, condominiums, associations, self-storage, mixed-use, houses, vacant land, hotels and senior housing, including independent, assisted, skilled and memory care facilities.
Drawing on our decades of practical experience and strong industry relationships, to provide the highest caliber of service, we maintain a lean operational and organizational infrastructure to deliver the highest quality legal services, efficiently, and at a reasonable cost.
We consistently work in the following areas:
Acquisitions and Dispositions — negotiation, structuring and documentation of purchase and sale
agreements, tax deferred exchanges, tenant in common agreements, limited partnership
agreements, limited liability company operating agreements and other documents required in
connection with such transactions.
Leasing — representation of both landlords and tenants in the negotiation and documentation of
lease transactions involving commercial, retail, industrial, office and marina properties.
Land Use --- land use/zoning and related regulatory approvals of commercial and residential
uses ranging in size from small in-fill projects to regional commercial centers and multi-unit
planned developments. We have also developed expertise, and obtained approvals for, current
development trends including senior care facilities and recreational cannabis dispensaries.
Development — representation of developers from site acquisition and pre-development
transactions to the construction, financing and leasing or sale of their projects.
Financing — negotiation and documentation of every conceivable type of financing product
associated with real property acquisitions, pre- development and construction costs, interim and
permanent loan transactions, workouts and foreclosures.
Residential – representation of buyers and sellers in their purchases and sales of single family
homes, condominiums, townhomes, cooperatives and multi-family properties. We handle all
negotiations during the attorney review process, facilitate with lenders to insure the closing
process is smooth for our clients, handle title insurance and survey issues, municipality
requirements and association requirements as well as all other matters associated with the c
In addition to our legal work, members of the firm share a commitment to professional and community service. In addition to being active in local, state and national real estate and bar associations, our professionals serve on boards and commissions of numerous civic, public and charitable organizations.