Real Estate Law

This area of law study relates to the branch of civil law that covers rights to possess, use, and enjoy land and the permanent manmade additions attached to it. This includes the capacity to hold interest in real property, permissible interests in real property, relations between owners, relations between owners and the community, landlord and tenant relations, the transfer of interests in real property, and real property financing, including deeds and mortgages. Real estate transactions, such as purchases, sales, and leases, are governed by a wide body of federal and state laws.

Faculty Teaching in this Area:

Prof. Ronald Brown
Prof. Joseph Grohman
Prof. Kenneth Lewis
Prof. Elena Marty-Nelson

Core Courses:

Condominium Law
Landlord Tenant Workshop
Real Estate Transactions
Real Property Closing Workshop

Specialty Courses:

Bankruptcy Law
Construction Law
Eminent Domain
Florida Land Development Workshop
Real Property Complex Transactions Workshop

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