Monitors and reports on judicial, legislative and other developments that affect the practice of real estate law. The goal of the section is to promote, clarify and educate members concerning issues arising in Colorado real estate law. The section keeps its members informed through quarterly real estate newsletters, special columns in The Colorado Lawyer, and numerous legal education programs, including approximately six workshops per year, quarterly topical luncheons and an annual symposium that provides a unique opportunity to learn and to renew acquaintances with fellow real estate lawyers. All Colorado lawyers with an interest in real estate can benefit from joining this section.

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Upcoming Real Estate CLE Events

Drafting Property Management Agreements - Audio Webcast

Nov 26, 2019 - Nov 26, 2019
Convenient, timely, reliable, and affordable... view event

Letters of Intent in Real Estate Transactions - Audio Webcast

Dec 17, 2019 - Dec 17, 2019
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Asset Protection Techniques for Real Estate - Audio Webcast

Dec 23, 2019 - Dec 23, 2019
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Real Estate Section May CLE Lunch

Oil and Gas for Real Estate Attorneys: Issues Impacting Surface Use Agreements, SB19-181 and Local Control

May 2, 2019
500 16th Street, Denver, CO 80202

12:00-1:00 p.m.


Speaker: Ghislaine G. Torres Bruner, Polsinelli
Governor Polis recently signed a sweeping legislative bill to increase control by local governments as a relates to siting and permitting of oil and gas facilities. Ghislaine will discuss issues with respect to timing and terms that should be considered in the surface use agreements. She will also discuss the interplay between surface use agreements entered into between a surface owner and operator and Oil and Gas Operator agreements enter between oil operators and the local governments and other issues that might be of interest to surface owners and real estate developers.