Real Estate Transactions

Real estate investments

  • Advising in connection with acquisitions and sales of individual objects and real estate portfolios
  • Real estate due diligence
  • Sale and lease-back transactions
  • Establishment and implementation of individual sale/acquisition structures
  • Drafting, negotiating and preparing the required contracts


  • Financing structuring (equity and debt capital)
  • Advising on appropriate debt financing types (e.g. classic acquisition financing, syndications, bridging finance, real estate collateral etc.)
  • Advising on the establishment and financing of closed-end real estate funds


  • Comprehensive (including cross-border) tax advice on complex transaction structures and on real-estate tax law in Germany
  • Tax-optimized acquisition and sale structures in due consideration of the usual debt financing and real estate transfer tax

Financial investors 

  • Advising financial investors with real estate transactions, including cross-border transactions
  • Advising on tax-optimized financing options and specific requirements in the case of highly leveraged acquisitions
  • Advising on the choice of tax- and finance-optimized acquisition structure, on the establishment and administration of the acquisition structure as well as ongoing legal advice, all the way through to the structuring and implementation of an exit strategy

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