R eal Estate

Our Real Estate Practice focuses on advising clients, including multinational and domestic developers, hospitality companies and investors, on the legal and regulatory aspects of real estate investments and strategic transactions in the commercial (including retail), residential, hospitality and industrial sectors. Our services include advising on the following matters:

  • acquisition and disposition of real estate assets located in Mexico
  • granting of use, including leasing of all forms of real estate assets
  • development, management and operation of real estate projects
  • ownership and operation of hospitality assets
  • creation of condominium regimes and other forms of communal ownership
  • creation of fractional ownership and time-share schemes
  • permitting and zoning

Chambers and Partners  and Practical Law Company have rated our Firm as a highly recommended firm in Real Estate, and have singled-out several of our partners as leaders in the field of Real Estate.

With regard to the Firm’s expertise in Real Estate, Chambers and Partners (www.chambersandpartners.com) writes:

“This is a truly fantastic firm – the lawyers are highly capable of handling complex structuring and they view deals very naturally. They apply a business approach to legal issues and work with flexibility, reliability and sophistication.”

“…This highly polished team of professionals has a staggering knowledge of the  sector…”

Chambers and Partners Latin America describes our Real Estate Practice in the following terms:

“Prestigious transactional powerhouse held in high esteem for its real estate practice. Earns plaudits for its expertise in sophisticated real estate finance mandates, also winning recognition for its prowess in advising on the sale and acquisition of large portfolios of real estate assets. Remains a first port of call for matters involving FIBRAs, advising on matters arising across the hospitality, residential and industrial spaces. Serves a client roster encompassing national and international funds, financial institutions, and developers.”

“Creel is widely recognized as a leader in the Mexican real estate market. The lawyers regularly appear on projects related to the industrial, commercial, hospitality and residential sectors, and advise on the full spectrum of real estate law. And attracts a number of international real estate funds and big-name local developers.”

Legal 500 (www.legal500.com) describes our practice as:

“Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez, S.C.’s practice undertakes all aspects of real estate work, from zoning and planning to agrarian matters but is best known for its transactional activity, particularly portfolio work.”