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Real Estate, Purchase Agreements & Leases

Michigan Real Estate Law Attorneys

The law firm of O'Reilly Rancilio P.C. provides comprehensive representation in all real estate matters. Combined with our in-house experience in business and contract law, tax planning, financing, and litigation, we are uniquely positioned to protect clients and advance their interests in transactions, leases, development, and land use.

Based in Sterling Heights, Michigan, we provide cost-efficient real estate counsel in the Detroit metro area and statewide. Our clients include banks and institutional lenders, business owners, developers and investors, construction contractors, school districts and municipalities, and residential property buyers and owners.

Property Transactions

O'Reilly Rancilio handles all issues in the sale and purchase of commercial and residential property, including vacant land, office buildings, industrial buildings, shopping centers, condos, apartment buildings, and single family residences. We negotiate and prepare property purchase agreements and land contracts and provide due diligence regarding zoning, environmental and wetland issues, appraisals, clear title, and closing.

Development, Construction and Land Use

We can advise and represent developers, builders, property owners, or governmental entities in all matters pertaining to new development, redevelopment, and property use:

  • Commercial and industrial projects
  • Condominium planning and development
  • Residential site planning, subdivision, and permits
  • Land splits and combinations
  • Construction contracts
  • Environmental compliance and mitigation
  • Zoning, rezoning, variances, and conditional use


We represent owners and tenants in negotiation and drafting of residential and commercial lease agreements for industrial, office and retail space, apartment complexes, condos, and residences. Our lawyers have experience in clarifying the fine print to avoid disputes over covenants, utilities, services, parking, renewal, sub-leases, and other common conflicts.

Real Estate Litigation

Our litigation practice represents either party in real estate disputes:

Real estate law is a substantial focus of our firm. The attorneys of O'Reilly Rancilio P.C. bring diverse strengths and a team approach to large scale developments, complex real estate transactions, and litigation matters.

Our Real Estate, Purchase Agreements & Leases Attorneys:

Clark A. Andrews

John D. Bartley

David W. MacDonald

John A. Nitz

Charles E. Turnbull