Industry Overview

The real estate industry has witnessed significant transformation in both its daily business practices and financial underpinnings. Rapidly evolving consumer requirements and the arrival of “big data” to the sector are driving innovation in areas like home construction, retail development, and urban/suburban migration. Telecommuting and co-working are transforming workplaces, with implications that impact properties from languishing industrial spaces to technology-filled smart cities, introducing new legal hurdles to navigate and opportunities to explore.

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Our ability to help our clients, local and national developers, landlords, retailers, portfolio managers, municipalities, and construction firms, maintain full control over their real estate dealings, during any economic cycle, has been demonstrated for more than 100 years. We offer proven legal counsel and strategic advice across all real estate transactions, development, permitting, leasing, and financing. We understand how to position our clients for the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

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COVID-19 Emergency Regulations Related to Massachusetts Evictions Act

April 30, 2020

On April 20, 2020, An Act Providing for a Moratorium on Evictions and Foreclosures During the COVID-19 Emergency (the “Act”) was enacted in Massachusetts, which puts in place a temporary moratorium on non-essential evictions of residential and small bu…

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Massachusetts Act Regarding a Moratorium on Commercial and Residential Evictions During COVID-19

April 16, 2020

The Massachusetts House and Senate have reconciled differences between two separate bills proposed regarding a moratorium on evictions and foreclosures during the state of emergency concerning COVID-19, and on Wednesday April 15th, the House passed House B…

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