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Real Estate

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Real Estate

MWC’s team has experience in handling some of the most complex and delicate real estate transactions in the region.

Our people have invaluable experience in representing international and local clients in the following areas:

✎ Advising a real estate developer in a complex transaction on the mixed use of their development and the possibility of retaining control of the development using different types of management companies which can be incorporated.
✎ Acting for and conducting due diligence for various properties on behalf of a top oil marketer throughout Kenya.
✎ Facilitating a change of user and a subdivision for a client and advising them on a mixed use development, structure of the project and negotiating a memorandum of understanding on their behalf.
✎ Drafting and negotiating a wide array of real estate documentation.
✎ Advising on and undertaking registration of partial discharges and leases for a developer who had constructed 40 apartment units for sale.
✎ Assisting and advising an individual buyer in connection with registration of a real estate transaction worth KES 1 billion.
✎ Advising and registration of various conveyancing transaction documents for individual and corporate clients.
✎ Advising a large corporate in connection with the restructuring of its financing secured by immovable property worth more than KES 3 billion and the discharge of a portion of the immovable property from existing security for onward sale.
✎ Drafting and registration of commercial leases and licenses for a bluechip company.
✎ Acting for a client in two transactions relating to purchase of an apartment and penthouse worth Kenya Shillings twelve million (KES 12,000,000/=) and Kenya Shillings forty two million (KES 42,000,000/=) respectively.
✎ Assisting clients in obtaining the necessary regulatory and other forms of approvals, consents, permits and authorizations required for real estate transactions.
✎ Advising on land sub division and amalgamation transactions for local cooperative societies.
✎ Undertaking due diligence and general advice in relation to land transactions for individual clients and corporates.
✎ Acting for lenders and borrowers in real estate development financing.
✎ Advising on tax structuring for real estate development projects.
✎Acting for purchasers buying units in condominium type of real estate developments.
✎ Formation and representation of homeowner/lessee associations in real estate developments.
✎ Assisting clients in obtaining the necessary regulatory and other forms of approvals, consents, permits and authorizations required for real estate transactions.

For more information on MWC’s expertise on Real Estate, please contact Dennis Muhindi at dmuhindi@mwc.legal.