Real Estate Law

Integrated advice and commercially aware solutions for your real estate challenges

Connected expertise

Real estate is fundamental to your day-to-day operations and an important investment opportunity. Our real estate lawyers work hand-in-hand with PwC’s real estate advisory, tax, accounting and assurance specialists to help you make the right strategic decisions for your real estate portfolio. Our business-focused, integrated approach moves you closer to your commercial goals.

Bringing deep sector and market expertise, as well as the latest technology solutions, we help clients undertake large-scale due diligence programs, leasing portfolio analyses and cross-border transaction executions with ease.

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Real estate transaction support

We support clients through complex real estate investment decisions like acquisitions, disposals and corporate reorganisations.

Our deep expertise and global geographic coverage means we can support you with:

  • Legal due diligence services
  • Leasing portfolio analysis
  • Pre- and post deal-structuring implementation
  • SPA/deal execution
  • Debt finance
  • Real Estate M&A
  • Joint ventures
  • Delivery and project management of cross-territory deals

Corporate occupier services

Corporate occupiers have to navigate a fast-moving market in order to manage their real estate portfolios and associated lease liabilities in line with business objectives. Because we have extensive global coverage, PwC can support corporate occupiers with legal services that are relevant to their global premises requirements.

We offer comprehensive legal occupier services for office, hotel, warehouse, retail, and other commercial space sectors, including:

  • Agreement for lease
  • Leases, sub-leases and licences to occupy
  • Rent deposit deeds and parent guarantees
  • Break rights and exit strategic planning
  • Landlord consents
  • Wayleave agreements
  • Property due diligence and reporting


Working with PwC‘s tax experts, we deliver full legal implementation of tax-led structuring steps, including establishing or collapsing new structures and pre- and post-deal structuring. We also support portfolio simplification, loan rationalisations, refinancing, REIT listings and Eurobonds. Across the board, you receive coordinated and cost-effective implementation.

Property Technology

To manage large property portfolios effectively, you need pragmatic and tailored reporting. That‘s why we complement our legal reports with property technology solutions. Our interactive dashboards report on key terms related to your properties and leases and give you a visual representation of complex lease data.

We make it easier for you to:

  • Capture and organise lease and property data
  • Stay on top of key dates and milestones
  • See a snapshot of your property and lease portfolios at any given time
  • Filter key information for analysis and decision-making
  • Review property portfolios and options alongside our legal advice
  • Export data and report on key performance metrics internally

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