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Real Estate Law

Services we offer:

Real Estate Transactions

  • Prepare/Review Purchase Agreements and Associated Documents
  • Prepare Promissory Notes & Mortgages
  • Deed Preparation
  • File conveyance forms/transfer property through Auditor and Recorder
  • Complaints for Specific Performance
  • Handle problems with closing (i.e. short sales, deed-in-lieu agreements)
  • Facilitate land contracts
  • Partition cases


  • Mechanic’s liens
  • Demand letters

Title Defects

  • Litigate title defect issues
  • Review chains of title
  • Adverse possession cases

Public Entities

  • Board of Revision cases
  • Defense of Housing Court violations
  • Zoning Appeals & Planning Commission Issues
  • Defense in Eminent Domain cases

Landlord & Tenant Law

  • Prepare/Review leases and rental applications for Landlords
  • Handle eviction proceedings from start to finish
  • Collect on past due amounts after eviction process is completed
  • Obtain funds from rent placed into escrow

I was and am very impressed with Ott & Associates. They are doing a great job for an association that I manage in Middlefield, Ohio. I highly recommend Ott & Associates.

— Duane Siracki, Property Manager | Middlefield, Ohio

Our Services in Action

Successfully argued that a Board of Revision foreclosure filed had to be dismissed, because the property was not abandoned, although it was a vacant lot.

Successfully negotiated a class action lawsuit for several homeowners against a builder who allegedly failed to disclose pending county assessments.

Facilitating a land contract between a Trustee and individual buyer, so that the trust benefited from the interest payments of the buyer.

Representing an owner in a vacation subdivision where we successfully argued that the Association could not arbitrarily change the boundary lines of lots.

Successfully obtaining a six-figure judgment against a loan officer who allegedly violated mortgage lending guidelines.

Successfully negotiating a short sale with a bank after a foreclosure was filed on a commercial property and obtaining funds for our client at closing.

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The Attorneys at Ott & Associates Co., LPA, frequently write and publish legal articles in order to educate clients on continuously changing laws in each practice area.

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Ott & Associates Co., LPA

1300 E 9th St, Suite 1520
Cleveland, OH 44114

Ph: 216-771-2600
Fx: 216-830-8939


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