Hazleton Real Estate Development Attorney

Comprehensive Counsel for Transactions, Land Use and Development

In real estate and land development, legal acumen and local knowledge both play an important role. At Laputka, Bayless, Ecker & Cohn, PC, we know how to protect your interests on the business side and keep things moving on the regulatory front.

We represent developers, business owners and investors in all aspects of commercial property transactions and development. Based in Hazleton, we handle real estate deals across northeastern Pennsylvania, including Luzerne, Schuylkill, Carbon, Columbia, Lackawanna, Monroe and surrounding counties.

Turn To an Attorney Familiar With the Pennsylvania Commercial Development Landscape

We advise clients on the viability and potential pitfalls of acquiring and developing real estate. Over the past 25 years, our primary real estate development attorney, Robert S. Sensky, has cultivated relationships in the business community, the commercial lending industry and with local officials. He works behind the scenes to anticipate problems and clear obstacles. He also represents clients before local and county planning boards.

He has helped clients facilitate purchase and development of all types of properties: housing and multifamily residential developments, retail and office space, light industrial and large-scale projects such as hotels. Mr. Sensky can capably address:

  • Drafting letters of intent
  • Negotiation or review of purchase agreements
  • Formation of development companies and ownership entities
  • Confidentiality agreements
  • Due diligence (environmental issues, title insurance, binders, etc.)
  • Existing commercial leases (consents, buyouts, first refusal, etc.)
  • Survey and site plans
  • Variances, permits and zoning/rezoning
  • Construction contracts
  • Commercial financing

A Proven Record of Performance · We Emphasize Diligence and Timely Action

We understand that time is money. We also know that proper planning and attention to detail in the early stages can expedite the process and prevent costly problems. We work closely with clients to facilitate real estate deals and projects in a timely and cost-efficient manner. Email us or call 570-861-5905 to arrange an appointment with experienced Hazleton real estate development lawyer Robert Sensky.