The editorial Chambers & Partners recently published the guide on the Colombian real estate sector, whose authors are our lawyers Juan Manuel González, Felipe Pinilla, Camilo Caycedo, and Julián Felipe Rojas. It explains the legal framework and how to do business in the Colombian real estate sector. The guide is a handy source of information, especially for foreign investors, taking into account the firm's specialized knowledge and experience in this area of practice.
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The document has a description of the applicable legislation, the necessary procedures, the formalities, and the business custom around the purchase and sale of property rights. Additionally, the types of financing schemes and investment vehicles most used for structuring real estate projects in Colombia are exposed.
The firm also shares in this guide its legal advice for investment tax planning, the relevant regulations on permitted land uses, zoning, urban planning, corporate governance, and environmental pollution, as well as the practical aspects that national and foreign companies must consider in your relationship with local authorities, among other issues.