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Title Dispute Representation

Title Dispute Representation Lawyer for Gainesville, FL

A key step in the real estate process in Florida is ensuring the seller has clear, marketable title that is free and clear of any title defects or liens. If the owner does not have clear title, your investment in the property could be at risk because of another party claiming a superior interest in the property. Title disputes and real estate disputes occur more often than many people realize. However, experienced real estate lawyers can usually resolve the problem through negotiation and mediation instead of filing a quiet title action or other real estate litigation.

The real estate lawyers at our Gainesville real estate firm are talented negotiators in addition to highly-skilled and experienced trial litigators. If we cannot solve your title dispute through mediation and negotiation, we are prepared to file a lawsuit to resolve the issue in court.

Call (888) 316-2131 to discuss your real estate problem with one of our lawyers today. We handle cases in Gainesville and throughout Marion County.

Real Estate Disputes and Real Estate Litigation in Gainesville

Real estate laws in Florida cover all aspects of the commercial and residential real estate process. From contracts to leases and title defects to real estate closings, there are applicable statutes and case law to guide an attorney as he is working to resolve a title dispute.

Our Gainesville title dispute attorneys understand these laws, and we continually research new laws and new cases to ensure we have knowledge of the most current factors and laws that relate to your title dispute. We must also remain current on relevant laws such as tenant-landlord laws, contract law, eminent domain laws, property tax law, zoning ordinance laws, and many other laws that are indirectly related to real estate transactions in Florida.

Title disputes and real estate litigation can arise in a variety of situations. Some matters, such as a landlord-tenant dispute or a title defect, are obviously related to Florida property law. However, some issues and situations may not be as obvious. If you find yourself dealing with any of the following situations related to real estate, you could be facing a title dispute or complex real estate litigation case:

  • Bankruptcy
  • Landlord-Tenant Matters
  • Foreclosures
  • Title Insurance Claims
  • Assessments for Property Taxes
  • Adverse Possession Claims
  • Eminent Domain Claims
  • Issues Related to Zoning Ordinances
  • Contracts for Sale and Purchase Agreements
  • Residential Lease Agreements and Rental Agreements
  • Property Insurance Claims
  • Commercial Leases and Rental Agreements
  • Retail and Industrial Leases
  • Environmental Claims and Disputes
  • Property Use Disputes
  • Premises Liability Claims
  • Rights-of-way, Easements, and Access Claims

If you have questions about any of the above matters or other real estate matter, please contact our office to speak with our Gainesville real estate attorney. The sooner you retain an experienced real estate lawyer, the better position you will be in to negotiate and resolve the matter without the necessity of a lawsuit. Even if the other party refuses to negotiate fairly, hiring an attorney early in the matter allows the attorney to gather evidence and prepare for a lawsuit if filing a court action is in your best interest.

Title Insurance Disputes in Florida

Most mortgage companies require the property owner to purchase a title insurance policy that protects the mortgage company in the event of a dispute or a title defect. We encourage owners to purchase an owner's title insurance policy to protect themselves. Disputes that can arise related to the title to the property or title insurance include:

  • Problems with Title Conveyance
  • Restrictive Covenants and Homeowners' Association Issues
  • Judgments and Mechanic's Liens
  • Easement and Access Disputes
  • Escrow Claims
  • Title Claim Investigations
  • Quiet Title Lawsuits
  • Fraudulent Conveyances
  • Encroachments onto Property
  • Boundary Disputes and Survey Errors
  • Mortgage Fraud
  • The Validity of Claims or Liens
  • Disputes Related to Trespassing
  • Adverse Possession Claims

As discussed above, our real estate law firm in Gainesville handles all matters related to real estate in Gainesville and throughout Marion County. Upon being retained, our real estate attorneys begin an immediate investigation into the facts and circumstances in your case to determine your liability and the options you have available to obtain a positive outcome in your case. We apply sound legal strategies, experience, knowledge, and resources to fight for our clients' rights to a fair and just outcome in a title dispute or title litigation case.

Title Disputes and Title Litigation Cases are Complex Matters Under Florida's Real Estate Laws

Very seldom do we find a “simple” real estate dispute. Even minor disputes can involve complicated real estate laws and other laws. We urge you to take advantage of our knowledge of real estate law. If you have an issue related to a real estate matter, we want to help.

Contact our Gainesville real estate law firm by calling (888) 316-2131 to speak with a Gainesville real estate lawyer for Marion County, FL.

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