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International Lawyers Network

Buying And Selling Real Estate In Greece (Updated)

KEY FACTS OF REAL ESTATE ACQUISITIONS UNDER GREEK LAW - 1. PROCEDURE – MAIN STEPS OF REAL ESTATE ACQUISITION UNDER GREEK LAW. Acquisition of a real estate property in Greece includes mainly the following steps: •...more

Snell & Wilmer

Financing Real Estate Projects in Los Cabos, Mexico

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The development of real estate projects, including hotels and master planned communities in Los Cabos and other places in Mexico, commonly requires financing by banks and other institutional lenders. This article presents an...more

SmithAmundsen LLC

Relax! Navigating High Volatility Commercial Real Estate Exposure Just Got Easier

by SmithAmundsen LLC on

In analyzing the causes and effects of the 2008 financial crisis, banking regulators concluded that banks were not adequately capitalized to support many of their lending practices, including making high volatility commercial...more

Dechert LLP

Flood Insurance, Commercial Real Estate and Climate Change

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Climate change is forcing the commercial real estate industry to re-think the effectiveness of flood insurance that developers, lenders and investors have relied on for decades. Rising sea levels and more extreme weather...more

Snell & Wilmer

Mortgagee-Protection Clauses Are Not Dead in Nevada Nonresidential Property Owners’ Associations

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For the last several years, there has been a tremendous amount of litigation in Nevada arising from residential foreclosure sales conducted by homeowners’ associations (HOA). The main issue in those cases has been whether the...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

UK makes amendments to regime for agents withholding tax on rent paid to non-resident corporate landlords

by Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner on

The Government has amended the existing non-resident landlord scheme regulations (S.I. 1995/2902) in readiness for the transition to corporation tax for non-resident corporate landlords from 6 April 2020. The changes impact...more

Fraser Trebilcock

Uncapping Of Commercial Real Estate Assessments

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Most are aware that the taxable value assessment of a commercial property is uncapped on its sale, but it can also uncap in the event of certain other transfers which do not involve the sale of property and the recording of a...more

Tonkon Torp LLP

The Lowdown On Commercial Leases In Oregon

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A new infographic released by Cushman & Wakefield looks at the past 10 years of commercial real estate growth in Portland. With so much demand for office space from the multiple industries fueling our region's growth, I’m not...more

Jackson Walker

Exceptions to Coverage for “Excluded” Foreign Investors and States and Investment Funds From the Expanded CFIUS Jurisidiction

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As discussed in the initial article on the new CFIUS regulations, there are two important exceptions from coverage that need to be evaluated in determining what, if any, steps need to be taken to ensure compliance with the...more

Jackson Walker

CFIUS Begins Review Process for Real Estate Transactions by a Foreign Investor

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Growing concern about foreign surveillance and intelligence gathering led Congress to provide CFIUS with authority to review real estate transactions by foreign parties when it passed FIRRMA... Prior to FIRRMA, CFIUS began to...more

Jackson Walker

New Rules Expand CFIUS Jurisdiction Over Foreign Investment in U.S. Businesses and Real Estate

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The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) is an interagency committee that reviews mergers, acquisitions, and takeovers by foreign persons of U.S. companies and assets that have the potential to pose...more

McAfee & Taft

Liquidated Damages in Purchase and Sale Agreements: Oklahoma

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A buyer and seller of real estate will often include a liquidated damages provision in the purchase and sale agreement as a means for stipulating the amount of damages the seller will receive in the event of a breach of the...more

Moritt Hock & Hamroff LLP

Lender Alert: Commercial Finance Disclosure Legislation In New York State Merits Watching

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If passed, proposed New York State Senate Bill S5470 (“the Bill”) would impose a disclosure requirement upon certain New York commercial lenders. This proposal follows a trend exemplified most notably in California, which...more

Allen Matkins

Staying Out Of The Penalty Box: New Appellate Court Decision Provides Intriguing New Angle On What Constitutes An Unenforceable...

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The Second Appellate District of the California Court of Appeal recently issued a decision in Constellation-F, LLC v. World Trading 23, Inc. finding that a holdover provision in a commercial lease providing for significantly...more

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

CFIUS finalizes expanded jurisdiction over foreign transactions in U.S. real estate

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On January 17, 2020, the U.S. Treasury Department published final rules in the Federal Register implementing the Foreign Risk Review Modernization Act (“FIRRMA”), one of which implements FIRRMA’s provisions regarding foreign...more

Farrell Fritz, P.C.

Where New York State And City Transfer Taxes Meet: Does A Lease Make Sense?

by Farrell Fritz, P.C. on

When It Rains- Sometimes you go for weeks without having to consider a particular tax issue in any depth. Then, unexpectedly, that issue comes to the forefront of several projects. That was my experience this past week...more

International Lawyers Network

Buying And Selling Real Estate In Florida (Updated)

KEY FACTS OF REAL ESTATE ACQUISITIONS UNDER FLORIDIAN LAW - I. STANDARD FORMS OF AGREEMENTS - A. Purchase and Sale Agreement sets forth the complete terms of the purchase and sale including, among other things, price,...more

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Tale of Two Cities: Cannabis and Commercial Real Estate

by Seyfarth Shaw LLP on

Recently, I had the opportunity to moderate panels on cannabis and commercial real estate at programs held in Los Angeles and Chicago.  I won’t say it was the best of times or the worst of times, but I will say “it was the...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

“Right-Sizing” Hong Kong Commercial Leases: Key Issues to Consider in the Context of Business Disruption & COVID-19

by Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner on

Business disruption seems to have become the new norm in Hong Kong in the last 12 months or so. The first quarter of 2019 was dominated by news of a regional slowdown caused by the US/China Trade War. The second half of the...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Letting agents: anti-money laundering requirements

by Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner on

On 10 January 2020, The Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing (Amendment) Regulations 2019 came into force. As a result, letting agents are now supervised by HMRC for anti-money laundering and counter-terrorist financing...more

Holland & Knight LLP

New CFIUS Regulations Finally Take Effect

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After a few years of debating and making into law, the Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. (CFIUS) regulations implementing the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018 (FIRRMA) took effect on Feb. 13,...more

Hogan Lovells

Private Property? Court of Appeal says that being overlooked is not a nuisance

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The Court of Appeal has handed down judgment in the case of Fearn & Others v The Board of Trustees of the Tate Gallery, concerning a dispute between the Tate Modern gallery and its residential neighbours over the Tate’s...more

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A.

Final Opportunity Zone Regulations – What Investors Need To Know

On December 19, 2019 the IRS published its final regulations on Opportunity Zones. Here are some noteworthy items in the final regulations: What types of gains may be invested and when? 1231 Gains: Section 1231 gains are...more

Tucker Arensberg, P.C.

City of Pittsburgh Realty Transfer Taxes

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On January 1, 2020, the local realty transfer tax assessed on real estate conveyances in the City of Pittsburgh increased to 4.0%; meaning the aggregate realty transfer tax assessed on conveyances in the City is 5%....more

Morrison & Foerster LLP

Receivers: Possession Against Individual Mortgagors

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SUMMARY- A receiver appointed under a mortgage of property owned by individuals (not a company) can claim possession of the property occupied by the mortgagors by suing in his or her own name as receiver. The court also held...more

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