Real estate


We offer legal support in the following real estate-related areas:

  • Contract support in real estate transactions
    • Sale and purchase agreements (SPA) for asset deals, as well as share/interest deals of property companies
    • Legal support in negotiations
    • Rental agreements
    • Asset and property management agreements
  • Legal due diligence for asset, share and interest deals
  • Real estate finance
    • Loan/financing agreements
    • Legal support in negotiating with banks/financiers
    • Sale & lease back
  • Open-ended real estate funds
    • Regulatory advice (Investment Act, insurance regulations, etc.)
    • Foundation/incorporation of fund management companies
    • Drafting of fund agreements
  • Closed-ended funds
    • Conception
    • Incorporation of fund structure
    • Support in obtaining regulatory approval (BAFin Genehmigung)
    • Support in drafting prospectus/placement memorandum
    • Drafting of fund documentation and related documents
  • REITs - Compliance with REIT Act and other regulations
  • IPOs for REITs and other property corporations
  • Construction contracts
  • Planning law

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The PwC perspective

Our real estate practice is part of a strong, worldwide multidisciplinary network of real estate specialists. Our real estate lawyers work hand-in-hand with our colleagues in PwC's tax, advisory and assurance practices worldwide.

This unique resource allows us to look at legal issues from different angles and offer solutions that are not only legally sound, but also efficient in all business respects.

Learn more about the PwC Real Estate network