Real Estate

“Co-operative, provides creative solutions, looks for alternatives and is very proactive.” "A large team with a diverse range of specialisms.” (Chambers Europe)


With a solid reputation in the Portuguese and Spanish real estate and construction markets, the lawyers in our Real Estate Practice Area have been involved in many of the most important transactions in the Iberian market. Our advice covers all areas related to the construction, promotion, financing of and investment in residential buildings, offices, business parks, logistics warehouses, hotels, tourist complexes, commercial centres and leisure centres in Spain and Portugal.

Promotion, investment and financing of real estate projects

  • Designing legal and tax structures for the purchase, sale, investment and management of real estate projects
  • Advising real estate promoters throughout the promotion and construction process, the preparation and negotiation of contracts for sale, lease and hotel management, and the purchase of real estate projects:
    • Due diligence reviews
    • Sale and purchase of land
    • Sale and purchase of real estate projects
    • Planning and environmental issues
    • Construction, architectural, and project design contracts
    • Liability of building agents
    • Financing
    • Ownership, lease and management of assets
  • Sale of real estate projects to institutional and private investors, real estate funds and individuals
  • Financing contracts for the promotion and sale and purchase of real estate projects
  • Monitoring, refinancing, restructuring and enforcement of guarantees

Contact Lawyers

Ignacio Albiñana
Partner since 1993. Barcelona office / +34934165516
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Duarte Garin
Partner since 2001. Lisbon office / +351213515366
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Diego Armero
Partner since 2006. Madrid office / +34915860646
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Rafael Jiménez
Partner since 2012. Madrid office / +56223643700
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