In Finland, DLA Piper advises Nordic and global clients on all areas of real estate and construction law. We provide comprehensive legal services to the entire value chain in the real estate market, from investors, property companies, contractors, developers, estate agents, facilitators, tenants, managers, hotel operators and financial institutions. We represent both private and public enterprises.

Our Real Estate and Construction practice includes advice on a variety of real estate transactions. We have extensive experience in acquisition and sale of property, project financing, construction law and lease arrangements, environmental matters and public procurement. Within the field of real estate development and construction projects, our advice covers the full spectrum of construction related agreements, including contract agreements, joint ventures, related financing arrangements and advice on planning and building regulations. Our industry know-how in construction includes, among others, Public Private Partnership projects, turn-key projects as well as marina projects.

We represent local and international investors, funds, property owners and developers, contractors, entrepreneurs, financial institutions as well as public institutions. We advise our clients on acquiring and selling single units and portfolios of properties. Our advice includes sale and purchase due diligence, mergers and structuring as well as restructuring property ownership. We advise on transactions from sale and purchase of commercial properties to sale and purchase of residential and holiday accommodation, undeveloped sites and government owned properties. We assist our clients in establishing housing associations and reorganize distressed property companies and tenants' or owners' associations. Our services are supported by a hand-in-hand approach with our environmental and other relevant practice areas.

Our international anchoring gives us firsthand knowledge of development within commercial property in other countries, transaction structures and financing. We combine this knowledge with solid local legal knowledge and commercial awareness.