Real Estate And Construction

 

The real estate market is dynamic, with increasingly sophisticated financing options for investors. Therefore, our clients need lawyers with technical expertise and practical solutions to the demands of the modern real estate world. We have broad experience in real estate finance and investment, real estate investment trust (REIT), sales and acquisition, drafting of conveyance documents, investigation of titles, obtaining governor’s consent, planning approvals and litigation.

 

Our lawyers are conversant with the peculiar laws regarding the regularization of land titles in various parts of the country. Therefore, we are able to advise and conclude transactions without geographic limitations.

 

We are also experienced in advising on the full life-cycle of corporate real estate structures, from the initial choice of structure, tax optimization, creating a vehicle, funding, and the acquisition of asset through to the exit strategy.

 

We provide specialist support to clients in the development of procurement strategies and in the analysis and allocation of construction risk.

 

Our clients include public and private sector developers, contractors, end-users and service providers.

 

OUR NOTABLE TRANSACTIONS

  • Advised on the contracts and sub-contracts of numerous road construction works in the Lagos metropolis, Ekiti State and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
  • Advised on the development, sale and conveyance of “Midsimple Court”, Northern Business District, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos. A large development consisting of 16 dwellings and amenities.
  • Advised on the development, sale and conveyance of “Winderemere Terrace”, Ikate, Lekki, Lagos. A large development consisting of 30 units of terrace houses and amenities.
  • Advised on the development, sale and conveyance of “Verity Court”, Hakeem Dickson Street, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos. A development consisting of 7 dwellings and amenities.
  • Advised a major Real Estate investor in setting up a Real Estate Investment Trust Scheme (REITS).