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Gallagher, Callahan & Gartrell's real estate attorneys represent buyers, sellers, developers, investors, lenders, franchisers, municipalities, utilities and individuals in a wide range of real estate transactions across New Hampshire.
We draft and negotiate purchase-and-sale agreements and all other acquisition documents, and search titles in New Hampshire's 10 counties. As licensed agents, we issue title insurance for major title insurance companies, and conduct closings of any size. We advise clients on tax issues including assessment and abatements, current-use taxation, federal and state taxes, and 1031 exchanges.
The firm was awarded metropolitan first-tier rankings in the 2017 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” Rankings, including first-tier rankings in real estate law and litigation - land use and zoning. In addition, Michael Ruedig was selected Concord's Real Estate "Lawyer of the Year" for 2012, and Ari Pollack was selected Concord's Real Estate "Lawyer of the Year" for 2015 and Concord's Land Use and Zoning "Lawyer of the Year" for 2013 and 2017 by Best Lawyers®.
We counsel clients on the formation of partnerships, limited liability companies and trusts for real estate transactions, providing advice on the business and tax implications, and setting up and maintaining the records for such entities.
We assist at all phases of development — pre-acquisition assessment, acquisition, financing, land use planning, environmental permitting, conveyancing and leasing. We also represent clients in all aspects of state and local permitting — zoning and planning boards, municipal law, state environmental and shoreland development permits, condominiums and subdivision registration.
We counsel lenders and borrowers in finance transactions secured by mortgages on residential and commercial real estate, and have experience in all issues relevant to commercial real estate finance.
Other real estate activity includes: