There are legal challenges at every turn in the real estate development business. Changing regulations, complex and lengthy administrative procedures, negotiations with suppliers and customers are the bread and butter of developers.
Legal support during real estate transactions enables effective investments, saves time, and minimises operating costs. Identifying legal risks during an audit and preparing model documentation for the commercialisation of a facility or the sale process of a residential investment facilitates our clients’ investments and ensures their security. Our many years of unique experience in representing clients from the real estate industry in proceedings before courts and the President of the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKIK) allow us to anticipate possible risks and minimise them before and during the stage of auditing or designing contracts.
Our clients are guaranteed:
Comprehensive advice on investment processes – from the acquisition, financing and construction, to the sale of premises or commercialisation
Model documentation for sale of apartments, commercial premises, detached houses, and parking spaces (reservation agreements, information brochures, developer's agreements, and sale agreements).
Model documentation for commercialisation and lease service (lease contracts, security measures, facility regulations, agreements on additional services).
Ongoing legal services to developers, advise on corporate matters, developing legal strategies and solutions.
Comprehensive rental services support.
Assistance in obtaining financing and negotiations with financing institutions.
Representing developers in court proceedings (disputes with tenants, purchasers, contractors).
Representing clients in matters involving abusive clauses in proceedings before the President of the Office for Competition and Consumer Protection and in court.
Our selected projects for developers:
Comprehensive support of a multi-stage housing project – from the acquisition of the property by a developer, through negotiating with the bank on the terms and conditions of financing the subsequent stages of the project, preparation of contracts relating to the construction process, preparation of model documentation (information prospectus, developer agreement, sales agreement), development of the internal organization of the estate (easements, housing communities), to the successful representation of the developer before the President of the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection.
Preparation, for a leading developer, of an industrial space (warehouse and production space) of lease agreements for over 100,000m2 across Poland (including Warsaw, Kraków, Łódź, Poznań, Olsztyn) in 2020-2021.
Legal support for a project of a development company – revitalisation and extension of a tenement house and sale of apartments for short-term rental managed by an operator.
Preparation of legal audit and negotiation of real estate purchase agreements (preliminary, conditional and transfer of ownership agreements) for a 2-stage warehouse investment project of an area of almost 25,000 m2. Preparation of agreements concerning the construction process for both stages of the investment.
Representation of a property developer in an appeal against the decision of the President of the Office for Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK), which ended with the full annulment of the decision and the financial penalty imposed by the Court of Appeal.
Representation of the entity implementing the investment in the form of shopping mall in Kraków (investment value exceeds PLN 100 million, over 180 commercial premises) in disputes with tenants.