We have built up a body of in-depth, tried and true expertise on all aspects of real estate law, from commercial leases to land parcelling, which we offer to our clients so that they can get the most out of a deal.
Foyen offers expertise in all phases of real estate transactions. We have a deep understanding of business and have been involved in many successful acquisitions and sales of prestigious commercial properties – both through direct property transfers and via companies or fund investments.
We assist throughout the transaction – from the preparatory stages where business structure and financing issues are addressed and through the due diligence process, culminating in the drafting and negotiation of agreements. Of course we also follow up on each transaction and advise our clients on an day-to-day basis on the various real estate issues that follow from it.
Foyen’s broad expertise in areas including tenancy law, environmental law, planning and construction law, construction contracting law, and company law means that we can offer advice from the country’s top-ranked lawyers on all aspects of the most complex transaction.
“Easy to contact. They put in different people depending on the case. Can discuss the issue in simple terms and dare to give advice even if it is not the advice you want to hear.”
Legal 500, 2021
We support our clients with all of the legal questions that arise in connection with the management and improvement of real estate. The lawyers in Foyen’s real estate group have a wide range of experience in handling a variety of management issues and we also have a strong understanding of how a redevelopment project should be planned and implemented to achieve the best possible results.
We work on an ongoing basis with tenancy issues and other questions that arise in the management of properties for purposes such as retail (shopping centres, pop-up leases, co-working agreements. etc.), offices (head office leases, co-location leases, co-working, etc.), restaurants (fine dining, fast food, food halls, etc.) and various types of residencies (hotels, tenant-owner projects, long stay, student residences, etc.).
We also advise on the drafting of lease agreements in complex construction projects, draw up standard agreements, and participate in rent renegotiation. We regularly represent our clients in disputes before rent tribunals and courts of general jurisdiction. Foyen also has extensive experience in advising on matters relating to other types of property use rights, such as public use rights and facility leases.
“Good expertise, ability to understand our organisation and our needs, Confident action.”
Legal 500, 2021
We are proud to frequently have the opportunity to assist our clients in various types of development and exploitation projects. Foyen’s broad expertise in areas all areas of property law means that we can offer advice from the country’s top-ranked lawyers on all aspects of the project.
Our assistance may include aspects such as reviewing development agreements or agreements for the acquisition of undeveloped land, reallotment agreements and land parcelling issues, reviewing local development plans, dealing with existing tenants and leaseholders, advising on entering into leases before construction is completed, procuring construction contracts and, finally, advising on whether the entire project should then be sold.
We also assist our clients with commercial matters related to residential property rights, as well as with matters relating to land use law such as utility easements, expropriation, and common facilities.
We are passionate about our clients’ business. Real estate is one of our core areas. The law in this area is very broad and a multitude of complex issues can arise in connection with a real estate transaction or other real estate-related business decisions. We have built up a body of in-depth, tried and true expertise on all aspects of real estate law, from commercial leases to land parcelling, which we place at our clients’ disposal so that they can get the most out of a deal.
Our clients include listed real estate companies, pension companies, Swedish and international real estate companies, public entities, and foreign and Swedish investors.
Here are the Foyen lawyers who work with real estate issues.
Foyen has advised the Swedish Fortifications Agency in connection with the acquisition of JM’s K1 Karlbergs Strand office project in Solna, Stockholm. The value of the sale is SEK 2.4 billion.
Pre-inspection has many benefits. The contractor and construction client can gain clarity regarding whether the chosen execution is contractually compliant, who bears liability if the construction client wants to use part of the construction project before it is completed and, not least, whether it it possible to rectify defects before they are built in.
Foyen has provided Sollentuna City Hall with advice in conjunction with the sale of 456 apartments as well as commercial premises located in Häggvik and Tureberg in Sollentuna.