Investment in Germany is becoming more attractive, but before parting with your euros it pays to be aware of German real estate law.
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The coronavirus has arrived in Germany. This is the central statement of the press conference held by Chancellor Angela Merkel on March 12, 2020.
Mixed views have been expressed as to whether the legislation is in line with constitutional laws.
In our Real Estate Newsletter we present current legislative updates and decisions in connection with real estate. In this issue, see the following topics:
As a law firm, it is not really our job to take a stand on political issues. We do, however, notice an increase in the number of client inquiries about the effectiveness of the "rent cap" planned by the Berlin Senate, ...
Als Anwaltskanzlei ist es eigentlich nicht unsere Aufgabe, zu politischen Themen Stellung zu beziehen. Allerdings häufen sich die Anfragen unserer Mandanten nach der
On 9.4.2019, the DIS40 Spring Conference took place in Bonn with the topic "The Nuts and Bolts of Construction Arbitration – From a lawyer's, expert's and in-house counsel's perspective".
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Our Advisory explores the potential impact of the German government's draft amendment to the real estate transfer tax law.
As all real estate professionals know, commercial buildings are evolving - triggered by rapid technology changes as well as changes in workplace patterns.
After five years of significant work, the new FIDIC
‘Conditions of Contract for Underground Works', the
so-called ‘Emerald Book', was finally published on 7
Implementation of the rent cap could have a significant negative impact on returns for investors in Berlin residential investments—will it be challenged?
Wird die Bebauung einer Fläche angestrebt, müssen für die Erteilung der Baugenehmigung häufig rechtliche Voraussetzungen hinsichtlich der grundbuchlichen Situation geschaffen werden.
On May 8, 2019, the German Federal Ministry of Finance published a draft tax bill, which amongst numerous other measures, provides for a severe tightening of the German real estate transfer tax rules for share deals.
The following table provides an overview of the current status of the real estate transfer tax rates in the individual federal states (25 March 2019).
In practice, when constructing buildings on a property ("Main Property") borders are often built over, intentionally or accidentally ...
If a property is not connected to a public road directly and, for legal or actual reasons and it is also not reachable by constructing a private street on the property itself ...
The German Civil Code (Bürgerliches Gesetzbuch, BGB) stipulates the mandatory form of notarisation for a contract which has as its object the obligation ...
In order to increase their returns, investors have increasingly terminated (housing) rental agreements with social institutions in the assisted living sector in recent years.
In den letzten Jahren haben Investoren vermehrt zwecks Renditesteigerungen die (Wohnraum-)Mietverträge mit sozialen Trägern im Bereich des Betreuten Wohnens gekündigt.
The Federal Court of Justice had to decide on the insolvency avoidance of the transfer of a lease agreement to an affiliated company of the debtor.