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ESG & Sustainable Investment

Sustainability is becoming an increasingly important factor in the decisions of investors, companies, consumers, shareholders and policy- and lawmakers. The broadly supported awareness for the Environmental Social and Governance (‘ESG’) objectives is reflected in many international voluntary standards as well as in an increasing number of European regulations to mobilise financing for sustainable growth.

11-07-2022

Over the past years, international attention for sustainability and responsible business has increased. As a result, environmental, social and governance (ESG) topics have gained a prominent position

Reform of Belgian property law

In the Book 3 "Goods" of the Civil Code the main goal of the legislator was to better structure, modernise and integrate the law on goods into a single code. Moreover, the new law on goods had to be functional, useful and flexible.

26-11-2021

This contribution examines the new provisions of Book 3 on usufruct, ground lease and building lease that are relevant to commercial real estate transactions. From a practical point of view, the most

How can we help

Tailor-made financing solutions

We advise commercial banks, developers, and asset managers, as well as institutional or private investors. The knowledge of our real estate finance experts will be at your service to offer tailor-made financing solutions.

Multi-disciplinary team

Complex international questions come up at various stages of a real estate investment or financing. Thanks to our in-depth knowledge and variety of dedicated experts, we can advise you on every aspect of your real estate investment and financing. You can contact us with regards to the negotiation of loan and security documentation, and receive advice on fund-raising, finance structuring and financial disputes.

Support at every stage

Whether you are just entering or are well established in the real estate sector, our innovative thinking and pragmatic approach allow us to ensure your interests are properly secured.

Advising on real estate finance solutions

As a bank, private equity party, private investor, project developer or construction company, you can benefit from our in-depth knowledge, experience, and unique understanding of every aspect of real estate finance. You can contact us with regards to the negotiation of loan and security documentation, advice on fund-raising, finance structuring and financial disputes.

Financing solutions are multiplying and the legal implications relating to financial products are becoming more complex.
The real estate market is in full swing; knowledge of deals and the market is vital. Thanks to our dedicated real estate team, we are always on top of the numerous market trends and new legislation.
We offer integrated services, in collaboration with both our attorneys-at-law and civil-law notaries.
Interested in emerging trends?
Interested in emerging trends?
Are you interested in emerging trends within the Real Estate sector, such as ESG and sustainability, changing housing needs & requirements or tax related trends like ATAD3 and Pillar One and Two?

What others say

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“Loyens & Loeff has a well-regarded practice advising clients on corporate and real estate finance matters, with notable experience acting on acquisition finance.”
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“The team is well known for assisting with regulatory matters, including regulatory approval. Clients additionally benefit from the firm's highly respected shipping finance expertise.”
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“The team is always very flexible and hard-working, with fast services.”
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“Loyens & Loeff remains one of the Netherlands’ premier firms for residential mortgage-backed securities matters, with a client list that includes challenger banks beginning to invest in the mortgage space, as well as large financial institutions.”
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“The Loyens team has some of the most significant and diversified experience in the Dutch securitization market and is very innovative when facing legal hurdles.”
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“Excellent response times, huge expertise and user friendly.”
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"The team provides expert advice. We appreciate the firm for its hands-on manner. People are highly involved and committed to getting the job done in a pragmatic manner."
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“Formidable experience acting for banks, investors, pension funds and private equity houses."
Chambers Europe (2020)
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“The firm is really responsive, result-driven and pragmatic."
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“The firm has very strong private equity ties, is well placed to provide solution-oriented advice and is conversant with market norms on both the borrower and lender side."
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“The team provides out of the box thinking and really goes the extra mile."
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“Good knowledge of the real estate lending industry; understands our needs and requirements."
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“Excellent expertise in combining both consumer lending and protection requirements with lending to professional real estate investors and, as such, able to advise on the entire spectrum of our business."
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“Availability and responsibility, easy to approach, high knowledge and experience."
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“High expertise and also pleasant to work with. Understands our business and industry and is pro-active, so it is easy to obtain advice."
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"The people are professional, but also nice to work with. They know our firm and the issues we deal with. What I like is that people often work in pairs, which is convenient because there is always a backup in case of sickness or a holiday. Loyens Loeff has all legal areas of focus in-house, so that a specialized lawyer can always step in when the case also concerns another area of law."
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"Very good hands on team with great knowledge of the insurance industry."
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"Very nice people. Punctual. Efficient. Quick to lend a hand and fine professional work."
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"Very service oriented and independent. They think for themselves and add value."
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"Loyens & Loeff’s financial services regulatory practice covers the entire regulatory landscape, while other Dutch-based law firms only have specific expertise."
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"High knowledge of regulatory affairs and industry developments. Well informed and strong expertise. Understanding of clients’ businesses and tailor-made advice."
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"The team is very knowledgeable about a wide range of regulatory topics, which is combined with an excellent understanding of the market. The team takes a proactive approach to advising its clients."
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"Loyens & Loeff’s financial services regulatory practice offers solid and practical advice for our business matters. They’re very approachable and deliver quickly and provide good follow-up advise and actions. They also have a good understanding of our business or are capable of picking it up very quickly, which makes the collaboration more productive and efficient."
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"Approachable, responsive, flexible and practical, all values that we greatly appreciate in our collaboration."
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"What is different from other law firms is that the approach is pragmatic und solution-oriented."
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"Full-service banking team. Responsive and commercially minded."
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"The team is very knowledgeable about Swiss regulations and we have had excellent collaboration. Loyens offer practical advice and are great at communicating relevant updates to us."
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"A client can feel that they work as a team. If needed, experts will just be ‘zoomed’ in or invited to the meeting, but you still always know who is your main contact within the firm."
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"The finance team we worked with is a fresh, young, powerful team of women who were very active and responsive during the transaction. Overall, a strong, experienced and powerful team which is up and coming in the Swiss finance market."
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"Thoroughness of the firm's research."
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"Provides invaluable support for our work."
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"Whenever I need Dutch law advice Loyens & Loeff is at the top of my list."
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"Always very flexible and hard-working, with fast services."
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