Real Estate and Construction

We are Stibbe Real Estate and Construction specialists

With our resources, experience and expertise in all aspects of property and construction related transactions, we provide a comprehensive service to all clients.

Real Estate and Construction

As one of the leading real estate and construction firms in the Benelux, we regularly act on landmark real estate developments and on major construction projects, including infrastructure and PPP. 

With our resources, experience and expertise in all aspects of property and construction related transactions and issues we provide a comprehensive service helping clients to get the deal done or solve their problems. 

More specifically on real estate, we handle a broad spectrum of issues, such as zoning and planning, building and construction, leases, corporate structuring, tax and financing. 

Our expertise also covers all acquisition, construction and development transactions, advising on drafting any type of contracts, financing, security, international disputes, assisting in technical expert proceedings, and industrial accidents and fires.

On the menu to the right you will find a list of specialisms we provide a range of clients including property developers, financial institutions, institutional investors, public bodies, governmental agencies, end-users, contractors, architects and engineering firms. 

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Experience

Market recognition

Clients appreciate working with a large and well-established law firm: "It's a big office with renowned lawyers in the real estate domain. They think with you and ask questions to understand what you want."

Chambers Europe 2018, Real Estate chapter

Leaders in the field with a multidisciplinary approach through collaboration with other practices within the firm.

Chambers Europe 2017, Real Estate chapter

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