about: Keith A. Schuman, Esq.
Real estate attorney Keith A. Schuman, Esq. is a contributor to comitini.com. Keith has extensive experience in transactional real estate work and specializes in the purchase and sale of condominium and cooperative apartments, as well as single family homes. He has represented developers, owners, operators, purchasers, and sellers of commercial and residential properties throughout the United States. He also has represented landlords and tenants in commercial lease transactions, borrowers and lending institutions in commercial and residential financings, boards of cooperative buildings, and sponsors in the development of residential cooperatives and condominiums.
His firm Schuman & Associates LLC was established in 1988 as a full service real estate firm to provide legal services to its clients through all aspects of their real estate transactions. The attorneys and staff at Schuman & Associates LLC handle a complete range of residential and commercial matters, including assisting its clients in buying and selling cooperative apartments, condominiums, brownstones, single family houses, and multi-family buildings as well as purchasing, selling, leasing, or subleasing commercial, retail, and industrial properties. In addition, the firm assists its clients in forming limited liability companies and partnerships, handles IRC 1031 Tax Free Exchange Transactions, and provides legal services to co-op boards and managing agents in connection with apartment sales, management contracts, and the building’s underlying mortgage. He is a graduate of University of Pennsylvania (B.A., summa cum laude, 1978) and Cornell University Law School (J.D., 1983). Keith has written many articles on a wide range of real estate matters and is a frequent guest lecturer for real estate brokers.