EXPERTISE
Real Estate, Construction & Planning

Law resuming large-scale privatisation in Ukraine signed by the President

April 2021 – On 29 April 2021, the President of Ukraine signed the Law of Ukraine “On Amendment to Section V ‘Final and Transitional Provisions’ of the Law of Ukraine on the Privatisation of State and Municipal Property for the resumption of auctions...

Kinstellar announces new promotions to Partner and Counsel

April 2021 – Kinstellar is delighted to announce the promotions to Partner of Balázs Sepsey (Budapest), and to Counsel of Tomáš Melišek (Bratislava), Alexandru Mocănescu (Bucharest) and Nina Tsifudina (Sofia).

Changes to the Czech AML Act and their impact on the real estate sector

March 2021 – New Amendment no. 527/2020 Coll. (the “Amendment”) to Act no. 253/2008, on certain measures against money laundering and terrorist financing (the “AML Act”), implementing the EU’s Anti-money Laundering Directive no. V (AMLD V)...

Kinstellar advises on the largest Czech industrial real estate transaction in 2020

March 2021 – Kinstellar’s Prague office has successfully advised the retail chain Sportisimo on a large-scale, built-to-suit warehouse project in Ostrava. Kinstellar assisted Sportisimo throughout the entire negotiation of the future lease agreement...

Kinstellar advises VGP Parks on Bucharest market entry with land plot purchase

March 2021 – Kinstellar is delighted to announce that it has advised VGP Parks, a leading pan-European provider of high-quality logistics and semi-industrial real estate, on its acquisition of a 250,000 sqm land plot north of Bucharest, at the junction...

Kinstellar announces new Of Counsel appointment in Kyiv

February 2021 – Kinstellar is pleased to announce that it has further strengthened its Corporate/M&A practice in Ukraine with the appointment of Ihor Kitela as Of Counsel at the firm’s Kyiv office.

A temporary stop to land transfers in Romania? The humble soil quality certificate

February 2021 – While market’s attention has been drawn to the new pre-emption rights and the like introduced by the government to curtail sales of agricultural land, a far more ominous legislative change occurred with little fanfare: Law 246/2020...

Kinstellar advises CTP on its first building acquisition in Bulgaria

January 2021 – Kinstellar is pleased to announce that our real estate team in Sofia has successfully advised CTP Invest, central and eastern Europe’s largest industrial developer, on the acquisition of building facilities and a land plot in Sofia....

Kinstellar advises Allianz Bulgaria on the largest office property deal on the Bulgarian market in 2020

December 2020 – Kinstellar has successfully advised Allianz Bulgaria on the consolidation of its operations in one office building in Sofia—Park Lane Office Center. The property is currently under construction and expected to be completed by mid-2021.

Kinstellar advises S Immo AG on its EUR 97 million acquisition of two Bucharest Class A office buildings in the “Campus” complex, from Skanska

December 2020 – Kinstellar is delighted to announce that it has advised S Immo AG, a leading Vienna-listed real estate investor and developer, on the acquisition of Campus Buildings 6.2 & 6.3, two leading class A office buildings in Bucharest, Romania...