Commercial Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate Law

At Vandeventer Black, we serve local, national, and international developers and acquisition firms that purchase, sell, lease, finance, and/or manage commercial real estate. Our firm also acts as counsel to commercial lenders, making loans secured by real estate collateral. With offices in North Carolina and Virginia, our integrative team of attorneys assist and advise you in a wide range of real estate matters.

Top Rated Commercial Real Estate Services

We provide a multitude of services to real estate professionals. Our attorneys direct you every step of the way. Our legal services include acting as counsel in the following key areas:

  • Property Acquisitions and Dispositions
  • Mortgage and Mezzanine Financing
  • Real Estate Syndications and Private Placements
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Land Use and Development
  • 1031 Tax Deferred Exchanges

Our Knowledge and Experience
Vandeventer Black has been serving clients for over 135 years. In addition to our broad and deep understanding of the legal and business aspects of commercial real estate, Vandeventer Black also maintains vast expertise in supporting practice areas such as:

Be Wary of Real Estate Closings When Appealing Judgments
Gaela Normile
The Supreme Court of Virginia recently issued an opinion serving as a cautionary tale for judgment debtors appealing judgments against them while concurrently seeking to pass clear title on unrelated real estate sales. That case is Sheehy v. Williams, 2020 Va. LEXIS 139 (decision issued Nov. 25, 2020). In Sheehy, ...
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The Short Guide to Short-Term Rentals: Norfolk, VA Edition
T. Duggan O'Dea
Short-term rentals have become increasingly popular with Hampton Roads visitors and a big source of income for local property owners. Many guests in the Hampton Roads area are finding accommodations on websites like,, and, instead of staying in traditional hotels and resorts. In 2018, Airbnb hosts in ...
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The Short Guide to Short-Term Rentals: Richmond, VA Edition
T. Duggan O'Dea
Every day, short-term rentals play host to international visitors around the world. Whether for business or pleasure, short-stay accommodation websites like,,, and more have replaced traditional motel and hotel stays for many travelers of all ages. Naturally, because this type of lodging is coordinated by individuals and ...
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2021 Mid-Atlantic Capital Source Virtual Forum
Christopher Ambrosio, Richard J. Crouch

Topics Discussed:

  • COVID-19 and Its Impact on the Economy, Dr. Vinod Agarwal, Director of the Economic Forecasting Project; Deputy Director, Dragas Center for Economic Analysis and Policy; and Professor of Economics, Strome College of Business.
  • Venture Capital Overview, Laura Markley, Managing Director, NRV.
  • Acquire or be Acquired; Strategy for the next 3 years, Jay Offerdahl, President, Vikings Mergers & Acquisitions.
COVID-19 and its Impact on Commercial Real Estate
Christopher Ambrosio, Richard J. Crouch, James B. Rixey III

This webinar discusses the pressing basic commercial real estate issues arising from COVID-19 and financial assistance available to small businesses.

We have the legal resources and specialized knowledge that you need.

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