The clients of our real estate team include real estate funds, pension funds, real estate companies, banks and individuals. Our team is particularly experienced in advising foreign clients who intend to invest in real estate in Switzerland.
The Froriep team advises clients on the legal and tax aspects of real estate transactions and projects. We specialise in acquisition and sale transactions, as well as financing, refinancing and securitisations involving real estate companies and portfolios.
The scope of our work also includes leases and ground leases, planning and development matters, tax aspects and structuring, issues in connection with permits, construction contracts, easements and mortgages, as well as environmental law issues. Our team has particular expertise in regulatory issues, including the so-called Lex Koller and Lex Weber statutes, and the structuring of real estate funds.