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Real Estate Financing Lawyer

Financing for commercial real estate acquisitions and development projects have complex legal implications. Both lenders and borrowers have high stakes, requiring legal protection to limit risks. The Law Offices of S. Mark Burr, P.C. offers decades of experience in real estate law to oversee and facilitate real estate financing transactions, representing lenders, investors, owners, developers and others needing a qualified real estate financing lawyer.

For over 30 years, Mark Burr has been gathering experience in real estate law, including financing. Whether you represent a lender or are purchasing or developing commercial property, Mr. Burr can offer his legal skills during financing negotiations and contract reviews. It is vital to have a knowledgeable real estate financing attorney on your side to put legal stipulations in place to protect your interests when completing a significant financing contract for a commercial real estate acquisition.

Acquisition and Development Loans

When commercial property is bought with the plan to be developed, an acquisition and development loan (A&D loan) is often pursued through lenders. The loan is usually used to both purchase the property and cover various costs for developing or improving the property for commercial use. Both lenders and the financing entities must consider many legal issues that could impact the viability of completing the proposed project. This includes different areas of business and real estate law, such as contract, land use, financing and construction law.

Mark Burr and his team have the expertise in the various areas of real estate and business law that’s necessary to advise their clients involved in A&D loan transactions. Mark Burr has represented both lenders and developers, giving him the experience needed to overcome the various legal hurdles that can be raised during the financing process. The goal is to ensure that his client, either the lender or borrower, is protected and assumes the least amount of risk and costs during the financing transaction.

Commercial Mortgages and Other Loans

To facilitate most commercial property purchases, construction and other development projects, loans and mortgages are required. Each type of loan for commercial real estate financing has its own set of legal rules and regulations that must be adhered to by the parties involved. Mr. Burr and his legal team work with construction companies, developers, contractors and lenders to ensure every legal stipulation is covered during these complex loans. The various types of real estate financing transactions include:

  • Construction loans
  • Commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) loans
  • Mezzanine financing
  • Small business loans (SBA loans)
  • Bridge loans

There are many different types of commercial mortgages and loans with a wide assortment of legal stipulations that may need to be met. Mark Burr has spent his career involved in many financing negotiations between lenders and commercial developers, helping achieve a mutually-beneficial agreement that protects the interests of his clients.

Legal Advice for Commercial Real Estate Loans

Whether you are a small business owner seeking a commercial mortgage to purchase a building, or you represent a commercial financing institution, the Law Offices of S. Mark Burr, P.C. can assist in providing legal advice and assistance. From contract reviews to drafting legal opinion letters for developers, Mark Burr and his team can assist in most real estate financing proceedings. If you are a commercial lender, developer or business owner that requires legal expertise for commercial real estate financing projects in the Atlanta area, Mark Burr is a commercial mortgage lawyer you can trust.

To schedule a consultation to discuss your commercial real estate financing needs, contact the Law Offices of S. Mark Burr, P.C. in Alpharetta. Mark Burr has the experience and knowledge to provide the best legal assistance for all types of commercial property loans and financing.

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5665 Atlanta Hwy, Suite 102-301
Alpharetta, GA 30004

(770) 557-5850