Real Estate & Construction Practice is one of ACTIO’s core practices. Our experts have been acting for international and domestic investors as well as financial institutions on numerous large-scale residential, commercial and corporate real estate transactions at all stages of development: the initial idea, legal due diligence of the property, acquisition of a land plot, transaction structuring, establishing project entities and joint ventures, endorsement of funding conditions, licensing, FIDIC – regulations, construction of the property, its commissioning and title registration, facility management contracts (operation and maintenance of property), leasing out and exit of the developer.
We act on behalf of real estate investors, funds and holding companies, embassies and trade missions, real estate developers, managers and advisors, financial institutions, FM-companies, construction companies, retailers, insurance companies, title insurers; logistics companies, restaurant and hotel operators, manufacturers of various industries, agricultural companies, developers and operators in traditional and alternative energy industry, etc.
At each project stage we act not only as legal advisers but also as experts with a deep industry focus, closely working with our clients to achieve the aimed results.
With our lawyers’ solution-driven and cost-aware legal input both foreign and domestic investors have implemented dozens of green-field and brown-field manufacturing projects, developed retail, office, residential and warehouse properties, as well as transport and sports infrastructure, agriculture, traditional and alternative energy projects. We are proud that we have participated in the development of many projects which were the first of their kind in Ukraine, working with both international and domestic developers.
Given our local presence in important regional centers of Ukraine, such as Kyiv, Odesa, Kharkiv, we have established strong contacts with the principal state and municipal authorities and are currently a unique service-provider with in-depth experience of representing our clients’ interests in their interactions with authorities of different levels.
We have been acting on investors in numerous property transactions abroad, providing legal support in legal and tax structuring of investments, acquisition and financing of major residential and commercial projects in Austria, Spain, Cyprus, UK, Germany etc.
Among our сlients are leading international and domestic public and privately held companies operating in various segments of property market