Practice Area: Real Estate


David N. Bryan, P.A. works closely with buyers and sellers of real estate in counties throughout central North Carolina. It is our goal to ensure that the closing process is smooth, friendly and efficient. Our firm performs closings daily and provides individual attention to every file.

David N. Bryan, P.A. can assist you with the following legal services:

  • Title examinations and title searches
  • Residential real estate closings
  • Refinancing and equity lines
  • Seller financing
  • Contract review and drafting
  • Residential development acquisition
  • Short sale transactions and foreclosure assistance

We strive to provide excellent service, including:

  • Convenient access to your closing attorney to address your concerns and answer your questions
  • Flexible closing times and a commitment to start your closing on time
  • Prompt attention to your phone calls, voice mails, and emails
  • Advance notice of your bottom line for your closing
  • Responsive post-closing department to promptly resolve any issues or questions that may arise after closing.


David N. Bryan, P.A. represents sellers and purchasers in all aspects of selling, acquiring and developing commercial real property. We strive for efficiency in the process and place a high value on understanding the client’s goals and budgetary constraints.

We assist clients in the negotiation, review and drafting of purchase and sale agreements from both the acquisition and disposition standpoint.

As part of a property acquisition process, we assist our clients in their conduct of due diligence on potential acquisitions, including reviewing and evaluating title and survey matters, leasing documentation and counseling clients in connection with land use matters.

Since many real estate transactions have tax consequences, we have the expertise to structure transactions to minimize adverse tax consequences, including handling tax free exchange transactions. We counsel clients with choice and structure of the appropriate entity for both investment and development deals.

We act as approved counsel for every major title insurance company doing business in North Carolina.

Real Estate Contract Drafting and Review

Legal advice is critical when you are entering into a contract for the purchase or sale of real estate. David N. Bryan, P.A. represents both buyers and sellers of real property in the review and drafting of contracts. Our step-by-step guidance will help you avoid problems throughout the closing process.

We can draft or review any offer you make to ensure that your rights are protected and that your duties under the contract are clearly defined. Our role can be as broad or as limited as you want, so feel free to contact us to discuss our work and fees before you proceed. We can also assist you with negotiating the contract.

If you are selling property, we can help you review the purchase contract, including negotiating its terms. We can assist you throughout the closing process, helping you understand your rights, duties and obligations under the contract. We can prepare all of the documents that you will be required to present at closing, including powers of attorney in the event that you are unable to attend. Our firm can assist you in correcting any title issues or problems that may surface prior to the closing. We can also attend the closing on your behalf and review all of the papers that you will be required to sign.