Hotel Sales and Purchases

More Than 20 Years of Experience


At the Law Offices of Richard Franzblau LLC, we provide parties to hotel transactions with assistance at all phases of the process. Lead attorney Richard D. Franzblau has extensive experience in the hotel and hospitality industry, representing national hotel and resort chains and individual owners.

Always focused on protecting our client's economic interests and minimizing the client's exposure to risk, we provide buyers and sellers of properties with thorough and efficient services for the purchase and sale of hotels, including the following:

  • Assistance in identifying appropriate investment partners and financing
  • For new construction, negotiation of land acquisition agreements, declarations of rights and restrictions, construction financing, construction contracts, and design service contracts
  • Drafting, review and negotiation of sales contracts
  • Advice and representation related to maintenance of brand identity
  • Advice regarding property inspections and corrections of defects
  • Preparation of titles and repair of title defects
  • Representation at commercial real estate closings
  • Representation of franchisors, including drafting of franchise agreements
  • Representation of franchisees, including negotiation of terms
  • Drafting and negotiation of hotel management agreements

Nationwide Hotel and Development Experience

Our lawyers provide nationwide service. We have handled hotel purchases and sales for existing properties and vacant land in Florida, Illinois, Louisiana, Oregon, Texas and Virginia. Attorney Franzblau negotiated the acquisition of land in Portland, Oregon for the construction and development of the Howard Johnson Plaza-Hotel, as well as the development agreement for the property, a $10 million dollar transaction. Collateral transactions included negotiation of easements, review of title work and documents. He also drafted loan agreements and documents for the construction and development of the Park Square Inn located in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. Mr. Franzblau is a member of the Central Florida Hotel and Lodging Association.

Contact Us for Florida Purchases Attorney

If you would like to speak with us about the purchase of a hotel, or have any other questions, please contact our firm. We will respond promptly. It is our goal to be accessible to our clients.