A very warm welcome to all our readers to the first issue of DLA Piper’s Real Estate Gazette for 2017.
In this issue, we focus on shopping centers and the myriad legal issues flowing from their construction and operation. The breadth of topics discussed reflects the dynamic landscape of global real estate law, among them:
- In Zambia, which has experienced significant growth in its commercial real estate sector in the last two decades, issues are identified in relation to land ownership, impact on the environment, and leasing requirements
- The article on Kenya identifies the tendency towards mixed-use centers and mentions the main challenges this trend faces
- The article on Poland looks at the termination of lease agreements and recent changes on VAT refunds for real estate transactions
Read a selection of articles or download the complete Real Estate Gazette in any of the following formats: