Legal Support

Birch|REA provides a variety of real estate valuation and consulting services to assist the legal community in serving their clients. We are experienced in addressing complex real estate issues, from contaminated properties and industrial reuse studies to waterfront development feasibility and development rights valuation. Our experience is national in scope and involves residential, commercial, industrial, resort, and special use properties.

Our client base includes investors, financial institutions, developers, corporations, universities, non-profit institutions, and public agencies, among others. We are experienced as expert witnesses in valuation, market, and development feasibility analyses, including tax abatement and the valuation of contaminated properties.

Our services are tailored to the specific requirements of each specific situation.

Among the more usual services that we provide are market and feasibility analyses, highest and best use studies, valuation studies and consulting services for:

  • Transaction Restructuring
  • Ownership Disputes
  • Impact of Environmental Contamination
  • Bankruptcy and Plan Confirmation
  • Lender Liability
  • Development Feasibility
  • Real Estate Acquisition
  • Tax Abatement
  • Eminent Domain
  • Zoning Issues
  • HUD Expiring Use Properties
  • IRS Tax Matters
  • Real Estate Workouts
  • Development Rights Valuation