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Lennox Paton
In 2017 The Bahamas enacted the Homeowners Protection Act (HPA). The legislation was touted as "groundbreaking" and was designed to provide "meaningful protection to homeowners by ensuring a true...
Lennox Paton
Abaco, Grand Bahama and the surrounding Cays were severely impacted by Hurricane Dorian in 2019.
Cayman Islands
Carey Olsen
Buying property in the Cayman Islands is relatively simple and straightforward. The government guarantees the right of ownership of each parcel of land, there are no restrictions on foreign ownership of...
AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC
Both the tenant and the landlord should be wise enough to examine the possibility of the rental agreement being either frustrated or affected by the force majeure clause possibly included into their agreement.
G. Vrikis & Associates LLC
The tax incentives provided to landlords for the voluntary reduction of rent charged to tenants - companies whose activities have been suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic have been extended for the 2021 tax year.
Harris Kyriakides
On 17.12.2020, the Parliament adopted the amendment of the Transfer and Mortgage of Property (Amending) (No. 2) Law of 2020 (the "Law") with 31 votes in favour and 17 against.
Harris Kyriakides
As part of the new measures of support to businesses and self-employed persons which have recently been announced by the Government of the Republic of Cyprus
A. Karitzis & Associates L.L.C
Τα τελευταία χρόνια στη χώρα μας υπήρξε μεγάλη ανάπτυξη στον τομέα των ακινήτων που είχε ως αποτ^
Hong Kong
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
Disputes often arise about the extent of a tenant's obligations to reinstate the leased premises at the conclusion of the lease. Large sums of money can be involved. Modern commercial leases usually contain a...
Mayer Brown
Data centres have moved from being an "alternative" real estate asset class to the mainstream in recent years. With the advent of 5G and continued digitisation of work and home life...
Mayer Brown
On 5 March 2021, we published a Q&A on the Development Bureau's announcement for a two-year pilot scheme to charge land premiums at standard rates for lease modifications involving industrial building (IB) redevelopment.
Mayer Brown
Being able to buy and sell land is a relatively recent phenomenon. In medieval times monarchs owned all land and granted it and took it back as they pleased...
Mayer Brown
As a new initiative to encourage the revitalisation of industrial buildings (IBs) in Hong Kong, the Development Bureau introduced a pilot scheme on 4 March 2021...
Dillon Eustace
The Construction Contracts Act 2013 (the Act) regulates payments under construction contracts and introduced adjudication as a fast track dispute resolution mechanism for dealing with ...
Isle of Man
DQ Advocates
The recent case of Lunt v Csurgo (CHP 2019/140) has concisely summarised how the Isle of Man High Court will approach the division of a property/its proceeds of sale when a cohabitating couple split.
DSM Avocats à la Cour
Disputes between developers and buyers are legion in the sale of buildings to be constructed. While sometimes buyers' claims are justified, neither is it rare to face baseless...
DSM Avocats à la Cour
On 13 and 14 January 2021, the Luxembourg Justice of the Peace rendered two judgments which attracted quite a bit of interest among commercial lease lessors and lessees in Luxembourg.
DSM Avocats à la Cour
The recent months have brought a variety of legislative changes impacting the real estate industry in Luxembourg, and further legal initiatives have been announced in draft bills.
United Arab Emirates
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The Dubai Land Department (DLD) has stated that a new draft law is set to keep rents in Dubai unchanged for a three-year period. This follows a prediction by the DLD's Director General...
Hassan Elhais
The Supreme Council is the main federal authority (the federal government) of United Arab Emirates.
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