We have a robust real estate practice which deals with sale and purchase of all properties including land, homes, offices, hotels, hospitals. We offer legal advice to clients right from the point of identification of the property, due diligence, negotiation, drafting and registration of all relevant documents and updating of ownership details with the relevant government agencies. We also represent clients in change of users, extension of leases, issuance of titles, subdivisions and amalgamations.
The property market in Kenya has grown tremendously. The law and legal practice relating to the sector has also grown to address the evolving needs. We have been part of this growth and have structured various projects and represented clients fully from commencement to completion of the projects. We have assisted clients in change of users, master planning and drafting of contracts and documents relating to various projects.
We represent clients in negotiation, drafting and review of construction contracts and dispute resolution. We also assist and advise clients in obtaining approvals from the various regulatory bodies. We deal with both infrastructure and building constructions.
The area of project finance has gained importance in recent years in light of high cost of loans. Investors have come up with different ways of financing projects.
Our Firm has advised various individuals and companies in various areas of project finance including, sourcing of funds, negotiations and drafting of contracts and structuring of projects. We deal with all forms of financing including debt financing, equity financing, contributions financing and real estate investment trust (REITS).
Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITS)
The Firm has legal capacity in setting up of REITS including, legal advisory work, due diligence, setting up of relevant bodies and obtaining regulatory approvals. We have previously advised a developer in establishing a REIT for developing a property near Nairobi Central Business District
Joint Venture Agreements
We advise on joint venture agreements. Our services include sourcing for partners, due diligence, negotiation, planning, drafting, implementation of legal aspects and dispute resolution.
Land Use and Planning
We act for clients in change of users, subdivisions, amalgamations, extension of leases and acquisitions. Over time, we have acquired a reliable network of professionals that assist us deliver the services in a short time.
We are familiar with all the land registries in Kenya and have experience in procuring f titles for all properties. We procure registration of transfers and processing of titles from letters of allotment.