Real Estate Law

German Real Estate and Investment Law


Urban Thier & Federer Rechtsanwälte handles all aspects of German real estate matters with an emphasis on serving international clientswith regards to real estate investments in Germany and/or through German legal structures.

UTF particularly represents its international corporate clients in the following areas:

–  Acquisition of real estate portfolios for internationla buyers in Germany; with Legal Due Diligenceof purchase object and seller

– Consulting of international clients regarding the selection of German real estate projects, in cooperation with broker and/or real estate management company

– Structuring of German and European real estate holdings for international clients, with optimzed liability protection and tax structuring of investment activity

– Negotiation and drafting of cooperation agreements and joint venture agreements between international investors and German real estate management companies or German REIT like structures

– Review of existing or to be structured investment contracts between international investment groups and German investment entities

US Real Estate Acqusition

In the area of selection of real estate for acquisition, the firm cooperates amongst others also with Circon Real Estate of Munich/Orlando (