The Florida Bar

Real Property Law

December 13, 2022

Real Property Law governs who can own and use land, and the rights and obligations related to ownership.

This practice area covers a wide range of legal areas. Real estate can either be residential or commercial, and it can be owned by one person or by many. Based on the unique setup of a particular property, different legal skills will be required.

Real property attorneys can typically work on the following matters:

  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Buying and Selling Commercial Real Estate
  • Buying and Selling Residential Real Estate
  • Commercial Lease
  • Construction Contract
  • Homeowner Association
  • Property Management Contract
  • Purchase & Sale Agreement
  • Real Estate Financing
  • Real Estate Foreclosure
  • Real Estate Investment Compliance
  • Real Estate LLC
  • Zoning, Planning, and Land Use

Changes may occur in this area of law. The information provided is brought to you as a public service, and is intended to help you better understand the law in general. It is not intended to be legal advice regarding your particular problem or substitute for the advice of a lawyer.