Real Estate

Real Estate Legal Services

Our real estate attorneys can help with your property transaction every step of the way. From your typical buying, selling, and leasing to someone encroaching on your land – and everything in between, the attorneys at EQUES® Law are ready to provide you with best-in-class legal services. EQUES® real estate attorneys provide top-quality, quick turn-around legal services on numerous property transactions. Our real estate practice covers both residential and commercial real estate issues, including:

EQUES® Real Estate Attorneys:
Managing Partner

Ken Hochstetler


Moriah Hinton

Tom Schmitt


Amy Turos

  • Commercial real estate
  • Contract review, negotiation, and preparation of real estate purchases
  • Farm acquisitions and sales,
  • Re-parceling farms or other large properties and lot splits,
  • Family transfers,
  • Transfer on death designation affidavits,
  • Lease agreements,
  • Financing or refinancing properties,
  • Lien creation, release, perfection, and enforcement,
  • Mortgage closing services,
  • IRC Section 1031 investment property exchanges,
  • Minor and major subdivisions,
  • Promissory notes for loans,
  • Option contracts,
  • Land installment contracts,
  • Life estates,
  • Rights of first refusal,
  • Easements and shared driveway agreements,
  • Deed drafting – including general warranty deeds, quit claim deeds, and limited warranty deeds
  • Memorandum of trusts
  • Oil and gas leases
  • Mineral rights acquisitions and sales
  • For sale by owner (FSBO) sales
  • Quiet title actions, solving real estate title defects

Contact Us To Discuss How We Can Help You Achieve Your Goals

Our experienced team of attorneys, legal staff, and in-house title company are here to help you achieve your goals and offer guidance.


Contact us to discuss how we can help you.

Ken Hochstetler
Partner Ken Hochstetler
Moriah Hinton
Tom Schmitt