The Law Office of Jeffery R. Jones, P.C.
123 E. Washington St.
Howell, MI 48843


Monday - Fridays 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

1-248-865-5000 Monday - Fridays 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Monday - Fridays 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Jeffery R. Jones P.C.Over 40 years of experience as a
practicing attorney

Property Acquisition and Development

The Law Office of Jeffery R. Jones has over 40 years of experience working on every phase of property projects: building and site acquisition, property development, portfolio amalgamations and property sales. Our law office will ensure that there is compliance with all the legal requirements.

At the Law Firm of Jeffery R. Jones, P.C., our experience in Condominium Law, Commercial Real Estate Law, Real Estate Law, and Business Law includes: representing sellers and purchasers in residential transactions; representing builders, developers, landlords and tenants in commercial and residential real estate matters; assisting in real estate loan negotiations and closings for matters in the tens of thousands to the multi-million dollar range; drafting documentation for over 65 sets of condominium projects; representing homeowner's associations and condominium association. He also has been involved in detailed and extensive trial work for real estate and business/corporate law matters. He has drafted numerous real estate and business documents from the perceived benign "standard" documents to the exactingly specific documents.

He was also the Chairman of the State Bar of Michigan's Real Property Law Section's Committee on Condominiums, Cooperatives, and Planned Unit Developments. Jeff has authored or co-authored six articles published in the Michigan Real Property Review and individually given and/participated in giving over a dozen seminars on the subject to various groups including continuing legal education, real estate brokers, collective association or practice groups and other informational seminars .

Commercial, Industrial & Residential, Development

  • drafting and amending documents
  • acquisition of buildings and site
  • development contracts and similar documents
  • commercial and retail leases
  • resale contracts and sale of leased premises
  • management and maintenance statements
  • agreements with land owners on development matters, easements, boundary adjustments, etc.

Due Diligence for Property Acquisition

  • service contracts and management agreements
  • investigation of title, review of restrictions and easements, pre-emptive rights and any encroachments
  • litigation or disputes relating to the property
  • review of any relevant agreements
  • access to the property or to other property, including review of license arrangements
  • review of tenancies, car parking, incentive and other occupancy agreements
  • litigation or disputes relating to the property

Easements & Restrictive Covenants

  • creation, variation or termination of easements or covenants
  • easements for access, services and/or construction
  • compulsory acquisition of easements and the extinguishment of easements by court order
  • litigation if needed to secure a court order

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