Our real estate area advises Brazilian and international clients on real estate transactions in Brazil. Our team has broad experience in complex real estate transactions, with an emphasis on real estate purchase and sales, renting, leasing, construction, condominiums, subdivisions, securitizations, restructurings and joint ventures, among other transactions.
Our main activities in this area include:
- Advising on purchase and sale, construction and financing agreements, including using the build-to-suit method;
- Advising on the modeling, structuring and legal implementation of transactions to raise funds for financing residential, commercial and industrial real estate developments, such as the sale of real estate assets, assignment of real estate receivable portfolios, issuance of debentures, real estate credit certificates (CCIs) and real estate receivables certificates (CRIs), whether secured or unsecured, including preparing instruments to originate these real estate credits, such as lease, purchase and sale, promise of purchase and sale and real estate exchange agreements;
- Legal due diligence within the scope of the transactions described above; and
- Preparing legal opinions on real estate issues, such as development, subdivisions, establishing regular and atypical condominiums and real estate security interests.