Real Estate

Forvis Mazars is known for providing multidisciplinary and practical advisory services from a single source on all tax, economic and legal matters related to real estate investments. Our legal experts provide comprehensive advice in all areas of real estate law.

Our approach

Our property rights team has many years of industry experience and advises/supports national and international companies and investors in real estate transactions, project developments, the rental and leasing of commercial properties, and in all aspects of real estate management. Our clients in the field of real estate law include private and institutional investors, real estate funds, banks, project developers, and enterprises. We are characterised by a combination of transaction expertise, highly-developed asset management skills, and the market experience necessary to deliver practical solutions. Through our international partner offices of the Forvis Mazars Group and the Marcalliance legal alliance, we provide comprehensive support for cross-border transactions and issues.

Our services

In the field of property rights and real estate law, we offer you the following consulting services:

Real estate transactions

  • Consulting and support for real estate transactions involving assets as well as those involving shares
  • Conduct legal and tax due diligence for sellers as well as buyers
  • Development and negotiation of letters of intent (LOI) and purchase contracts, and guidance with closings and post-transaction support

Commercial tenancy law

  • Formulation, negotiation, and examination of business rental agreements on the landlord and tenant side
  • Support during the expansion phase all the way to handover of the rental space
  • Consulting during an ongoing tenancy
  • Negotiation and formulation of addendums
  • Legal and strategic support in crisis situations such as insolvency
  • Judicial enforcement of tenancy contract claims and rights as well as consulting in the event of a dispute within the framework of settling a terminated tenancy

Project developments

  • Development of both commercial and residential real estate projects, purchasing and securing property, public construction, and planning law
  • Formulation and review of construction, architectural, and other project contracts
  • Build-to-suit leases
  • Formulation of investment-suitable rental contracts, neighbour agreements

Asset management

  • Formulation and negotiation of asset management, facility management, management service, and outsourcing contracts
  • Strategic consulting for optimising property management and administration

Process control

  • Judicial and extrajudicial representation in legal disputes involving real estate
  • Out-of-court dispute resolution, arbitration

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