Real Estate Law

For decades, Hanft Fride attorneys have played a significant role in Duluth real estate law.

Hanft Fride's real estate development practice represents private, entrepreneurial and commercial developments related to the acquisition, construction, financing, leasing and disposition of real estate. We assist our clients in the analysis, planning and acquisition in advance of their identification or selection of a project for development, rental, condominiumization or sale. We also help facilitate the organization of entities and relationships, including investor relationships, to allow and create appropriate financing for projects. We work within the often difficult planning and zoning issues, tax increment and other governmental financing vehicles.

Our real estate attorneys have played a role in most of the significant real estate development projects in Duluth, Minnesota through the last several decades. Our experience also extends well into Wisconsin.

The Hanft Fride real estate law practice includes land use, environmental law, municipal approvals and governmental relations. By tying these services together, and applying our firm’s expertise, we can address and manage all aspects of our clients’ real estate business opportunities.

Real Estate Services Include:

  • Property sales, acquisition, due diligence and closing
  • Commercial leasing
  • Condominiums
  • Common interest communities, declarations and restrictions
  • Reciprocal easement agreements
  • Construction and permanent financing
  • Survey and title analysis

Real property development, purchase and sale are part of a dynamic business law firm and we pride ourselves on the construction of transactions that work for all parties.