Fall Land Use and Real Estate Breakfast Seminar
The land use and real estate landscape in Seattle and the greater Puget Sound area continues to experience rapid and unprecedented change. Helsell Fetterman’s Land Use and Real Estate Practice Groups are here to help you navigate through these recent developments. Please join our attorneys for breakfast and an up to the moment legal update.
Speakers: Samuel Jacobs, Michael Spence, Brandon Gribben, Sam Winninghoff and David Tran
When: Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Time: 8:00 – 9:30 a.m.
Location: The Rainier Club, 820 Fourth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 Map
Trees are everywhere! What happens when your neighbor cuts down your tree or when you accidentally cut down your neighbor’s tree? What happens when the tree is on the property line? What do you do when a protected tree holds up your development? Learn the answers to these questions and more.
City Council Update
The Seattle City Council election will have just happened with up to seven new council members. Find out who won, what their positions are, and what that means for you and your business.
Residential Brokerage Fees
Multiple recent antitrust class action lawsuits allege that the existing system of real estate broker commissions increases home prices for buyers. The residential brokerage industry is ever-changing, and there is increasing competition from non-traditional brokerage models like Redfin, Zillow, UpNest, and OpenDoor. Learn about recent changes to the industry and thoughts about where it’s headed.
Olympia: Preview of the Coming Legislative Session
Receive an update on proposed legislation working its way through committee in Olympia. Is rent control back? More tenant protections? You need to come to find out.