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Real Estate Newsletter - Summer 2018

Recent Developments, Topics and Decisions
29 June 2018
Mayer Brown Newsletter

In our Real Estate Newsletter we present current legislative updates and decisions in connection with real estate. In this issue, see the following topics:

  • Breaking News: Plans to hamper Real Estate Transfer Tax-optimized Share Deals
  • The exerted Pre-emptive Right in Property Purchase Agreements
  • Written form in the case of lease agreements for commercial premises
  • Observation of the Written Form, even without exchanging unilaterally signed Contract Copies
  • Insolvency Avoidance of the Transfer of a Lease Agreement
  • Analogous Application of Section 179a German Companies Act to Partnerships
  • Overview Real Estate Transfer Tax Rates


  • Dr. Jörg Michael Lang
    T +49 69 7941 1761
  • Elmar Günther, Maître en Droit
    T +49 69 7941 1761
  • Dr. Jürgen Streng
    T +49 211 86224 216
  • Anja Giesen, LLM
    T +49 211 86224 240
  • Sabine Krause
    T +49 211 86224 119
  • Benjamin Felix Schulz
    T +49 69 7941 1139
  • Volker Junge
    T +49 69 7941 1591
  • Susan Günther
    T +49 69 7941 1591

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