Land ownership and the resulting legal complications requires extensive experience to deal with transactional issues in purchase and sale negotiations, zoning, title issues, easements, permitting, land development, leasing and environmental regulations. If you are planning a purchase, sale or development of property in the Santa Ynez Valley, our firm’s 30 years of experience dealing with local brokers and county agencies will aid in a smooth resolution of all real estate issues for residential, commercial or agricultural property.

We have achieved favorable results in dealing with Santa Barbara County, one of the most rigorous regulatory jurisdictions in the country. Effective planning, experience, negotiation and presentation are critical to achieving successful results with county agencies. When needed, litigation to preserve or defend a client’s contractual rights is also available utilizing our real estate expertise.

We have been involved in a wide range of significant projects in the Santa Ynez Valley in recent years, and have been the chosen counsel of record for numerous board of realtors for over 20 years.

We can assist owners of commercial and residential properties in leasing and rental agreements and when necessary, handle unlawful detainer actions to terminate tenancies.

Real estate disclosure requirements in sale transactions have taken on a plethora of litigation since statutory enactments were first promulgated. Our strong real estate background has allowed us to achieve favorable results in court and jury trials in disclosure litigation matters.

Whatever challenge our clients face regarding real property and the protection of their property rights, we can be supportive with cost effect solutions.