Getting the Deal Through: Real estate 2019
Getting the Deal Through: Real estate 2019

The following In-House Advisor guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Getting the Deal Through: Real estate 2019
  • Jurisdictions covered
  • Questions
  • General
  • Investment vehicles
  • Acquisitions and leases
  • Financing

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Jurisdictions covered

The following jurisdictions are covered in this report:

Austria; Croatia; Dominican Republic; England & Wales; France; Germany; India; Japan; Kenya; Malta; Mexico; Monaco; Myanmar; Nigeria; Romania; Slovenia; Switzerland; Thailand; United States.

Questions

The set of questions relating to the topic of Real estate and answered by the guide for each jurisdiction covered include:

  1. General

  2. How would you explain your jurisdiction’s legal system to an investor?

  3. Does your jurisdiction have a system for registration or recording of ownership, leasehold and security interests in real estate? Must interests be registered or recorded?

  4. What are the legal requirements for registration or recording conveyances, leases and real estate security interests?

  5. What are the requirements for non-resident entities and individuals to own or lease real estate in your jurisdiction? What other factors should a foreign investor take into account in considering an investment in your jurisdiction?

  6. If a non-resident invests in a property in your jurisdiction, are there exchange control issues?

  7. What types of liability does an owner or tenant of, or a lender on, real estate face? Is there a standard of strict liability and can there be liability to subsequent owners and tenants including foreclosing lenders? What about tort liability?

  8. How can owners protect themselves from