Commercial Tenant’s Lease – Estoppel and Attornment Considerations

A standard provision of commercial lease agreements is an agreement by the Tenant to execute estoppel certificates, and to attorn to a lender.

An estoppel certificate is a statement from the tenant to either a lender or a prospective purchaser … Read More

D.C. Court of Appeals: TOPA Extensions Must Be Defined To Preserve Tenant Rights

TOPAIn an important new ruling construing the Tenants Opportunity to Purchase Act (“TOPA”), the D.C. Court of Appeals held on September 23, 2015, that extensions of the deadlines for a seller and a tenant association to negotiate a sales contract … Read More