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Commercial real estate investments span a wide range of land and properties, from farmland to industrial parks, hospitals and multi-state restaurant chains, government-owned buildings, corporate transactions, and even power and energy projects. Whether you are buying or selling, our Chicago Title San Francisco-based team of professionals are experts in all areas of commercial real estate transactions for land and property within San Francisco, and nationwide.

We deliver peace of mind through innovative title solutions, while building lifelong relationships.

Learn more about our areas of expertise in commercial real estate services in the sections below.


Agriculture&Land

Agriculture / Land

Cultivatable Through Raw Land

Our expertise in land transactions spans cultivatable land designated for agricultural production in both crops and livestock, as well as raw land in the path of future development, sale of improved land or parcels, tenements and hereditaments. Our professionals are experts in local, state and national land transactions.


Corporate Transactions

Corporate Transactions

Refinancing to Debt Restructuring

Our expertise in facilitating major corporate transactions – including sales of entire companies, portfolio refinancing and debt restructuring – is second to none. We have an experienced staff that has successfully closed hundreds of multi-site transactions involving as many as 450 sites. Our team of professionals provides our customers with a “one-stop shop” for all their title and escrow needs, streamlining the process to meet closing time-frames.


Government

Government

Specialized Legal Knowledge

Governmental ownership can take place at the community, municipal, regional and national level. Real estate transactions involving government ownership require specialized legal knowledge and processes. We have the experience and knowledge to ensure regulatory and legal compliance in all government real estate transactions involving governmental bodies and agencies.



Healthcare

Healthcare

Medical Centers, Hospitals, & More

Healthcare real estate is a specialized market, specific to buildings, offices and campuses within the healthcare community owned, operated and managed by third parties. Our proficiency in this area covers all medical centers, hospitals and nursing homes. In addition, our team has extensive experience in the regulatory and technological aspects of healthcare transactions, including those involving healthcare REITs.



Hospitality

Hospitality

One-site or Multi-state Transactions

The hospitality industry is a multibillion dollar industry that depends on solid real estate transactions for the development, ownership and management of hotels, public houses and sports facilities across the country. Our title, escrow, new construction and settlement professionals offer best-in-class service, guidance and support for successful transactions of hospitality land and building acquisition, refinance, leasehold, and development projects, ranging from single sites to complex multi-site and multi-state transactions.



Multifamily Housing

Multi-family Housing

Unique Title and Transfer Issues

Multifamily housing can take on many forms: apartment complexes, apartment communities, high‐rise apartment buildings, duplexes, townhouses, condos, co-operative housing projects, and more. Our professionals offer a wealth of experience in handling the distinctive title and transfer issues related to multifamily housing transactions, including mixed use buildings that combine commercial and residential space, including vertical subdivisions.



New Construction

New Construction

Diligent, From Dirt to Done

Our new construction team extends quality service and underwriting support throughout the entire process of preparing for and erecting new infrastructure, including: planning, design, financing, building, occupancy and maintenance. Regardless of physical size, new construction projects are large in scale with many contributors, contingencies and considerations. Important aspects can include: environmental impact, budgeting, scheduling, material ordering and delivery, logistics, and construction site safety.

There is also a complex framework of legal contracts and requirements that must be considered from an underwriting perspective on all construction projects. These include adherence to zoning and building code requirements, as well as to exisiting regulations on the use of the property, clear access, location of easements, and fulfillment of and payout on general and subcontractor obligations to avoid mechanic liens created during the construction process.

Whether the enterprise is a single-family home built from the ground up, a renovation, or a billion dollar mixed-use development, our proficiency in underwriting and closing new construction projects includes exceptional support and service for builders, lenders, realtors, buyers, sellers and attorneys, nationwide.



Office / Industrial

Office / Industrial

Single Tenant to Skyscrapers & Everything In-between

The Industrial sector of real estate requires a specialized knowledge of a variety of unique issues affecting small "Flex" properties, as well as larger industrial properties, including warehouse, office/warehouse space, parking garages and distribution centers. Our underwriters analyze the different structural aspects of these projects, such as proper proportions, height, loading docks, train rail spurs and more, in order to create unique underwriting solutions. We also provide sound guidance to our customers through challenging industrial real estate deals involving: business clusters, industrial districts, industrial parks and even technology centers, nationwide.



Power and Energy

Power & Energy

Wind, Solar, Gas & Electric

From wind to solar to natural gas, sustainable energy initiatives are at an all-time high. The role of the title insurer has never been more important when it comes to the development of successful power and energy projects. We have the financial strength, search capabilities, and underwriting expertise to partner on all power and energy transactions, ranging from financing (private and government-backed) to acquisitions and dispositions, new construction and various other transactions.





Retail/Restuarant

Retail / Restaurant

Acquisition, Disposition, & More

The retail real estate market sector includes: restaurants, cafes, retail stores, shopping malls and shops, pad sites on highway frontages, single tenant retail buildings, small neighborhood shopping centers, larger centers with grocery store anchor tenants, “power centers” with large anchor stores, and regional outlet malls. Our team of industry professionals is well versed in all aspects of retail/restaurant real estate acquisition and disposition, underwriting and closing. Whether you are involved in a single site or complex multi-site, multi-state transaction, we can assist you through the entire process.