Real Estate

Ellis Law Group is known to many in our region as a premier resource for matters across the spectrum of Pennsylvania real estate law.

Our attorneys' outstanding credentials and wide-ranging knowledge are invaluable assets for clients ranging from first-time buyers and seasoned investors to developers, municipalities and POAs.


Let us help you navigate through complex issues, reduce inherent risks, and provide you peace of mind that your transaction is handled properly.

  • Residential
    Buying and selling land used for housing
  • Commercial
    Buying and selling land used for business or industrial purposes
  • Financing
    Guide you through necessary steps to fund property
  • Subdivisions
    Diving land into pieces that are easier to develop
  • Agreements
    Negotiating a typically legally binding arrangement between parties as a course of action
  • Foreclosure
    Specific legal process in which a lender attempts to recover the balance of a loan from a borrower who has stopped making payments
  • Title Insurance
    Insures against financial loss from defects in title to real property and from the invalidity or unenforceability of mortgage
  • Landlord/Tenant
    Resolve situations involving Landlord/Tenant agreements
  • Zoning & Municipal issues
    Zoning is used to prevent new development from interfering with existing residents or businesses and to preserve the "character" of a community and commonly controlled by local governments such as counties or municipalities
  • Agricultural Land
    Guide you through the rules and regulations of land suitable for agricultural production, both crops and livestock
  • Marcellus Shale Lease
    Guide and assist Pennsylvania residents who are considering leasing their property for Marcellus Shale gas production, or who have decided to lease and are beginning the negotiating process

Ellis Law Group will explain all documents to you, draft and review contracts, obtain and assure necessary permits, and represent you in closing or in trials.