Real Estate Country Comparative Guide 2019 – The Legal 500

Moussas & Partners was selected by the Legal 500 to contribute to The Legal 500: Real Estate Country Comparative Guide with an exclusive chapter on Real Estate regulations in Greece.

Legal 500 country-specific Q&As are designed to give the in-house community greater insight to a wide range of practice areas within different legal systems worldwide.

Each annual guide draws together the collective expertise of the contributors to provide a valuable and convenient resource.

The Legal 500 Real Estate Chapter provides an overview to real estate laws and regulations that may occur in a large spectrum of jurisdictions covering the most pertinent issues including ownership structures, restrictions, transfers, taxes and environmental contamination.

For further information on the Greek Chapter on Real Estate Legal 500 authored by our members Nicholas Moussas, Vassilios Moussas and Konstantina Theodosaki please visit http://www.inhouselawyer.co.uk/practice-areas/real-estate-2nd-edition/greece-real-estate-2/

Cooperation with Hellenic Privitisation Fund

The Firm was retained by the Greek State in 2011 to assist the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund with the privatization of Greece’s real estate properties; in this context the Firm, in pair with a major credit institution, provides a full range of advice to the Greek State, including initial onsite due diligence of titles on real estate plots situated in prominent and highly valuable locations of Greece (e.g. Cycladic Islands), the submission and presentation of due diligence reports before the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund. The Firm was recently involved in the due diligence of a real estate plot situated in the island of Santorini.

Advice on Luxembourg fund for real estate investments

Ongoing advice since 2005 to a Luxembourg based fund and its Greek affiliate on a significant real estate project to develop a golf and recreational resort community in Central Greece. The legal work entails title assessment, permit applications, regulatory approvals, complex transactional and tax matters relating to the 12.5 million square meters development valued in the area of € 4m.