At Ikeyi Shittu & Co., we have over the years acquired extensive knowledge and experience in the diverse areas of the law and practice relating to real estate business. We strive to understand the peculiarities and expectations of the needs of our clients, as a basis for meeting those needs. Our services range from advising on the development and financing of hundreds of residential units, hotels, malls and mixed use developments to advise on acquisition and leasing of real estate and perfection of title to property.
Highlights of our experience
- Legal advisory and transaction support services to the proposed developer of a residential estate and industrial park on 100 hectares of land in Lagos State
- Legal advisory and transaction support services to the owner of 10 hectares of land in Abuja FCT on the development and financing of a residential estate and related infrastructure.
- Legal advisory and transaction support services to a private developer of medium-density housing estate on more than 5 hectares of land in Enugu.
- Legal advisory and transaction support services to a construction company employing innovative processes and technology to deliver residential buildings.
- Legal advisory and transaction support services to the developer of over 100 units of residential housing in various parts of Lagos State.
- Advised the owner and developer of a world class shopping mall in the Southern region of Nigeria on the financing and leasing of the development.
- Advised the owner and developer of a prime mixed use development of international standard on the leasing contracts with (prospective) tenants.
- Retained to provide legal services to a leading estate agency in Nigeria.
- Advised the erstwhile Concessionaire in relation to the Fourth Mainland Motorway project, a real estate driven, public-private partnership project.
- Legal advisory and transaction support services to the developer of a leading hotel in Enugu State and the developer of an internationally branded hotel and tourism centre in the Federal Capital Territory. Assisted with site acquisition, project structuring as well as identification, contracting and negotiation of the management agreement with a leading international hotel management chain.
- Advised a private telecommunications operator in South-East Nigeria in all its real estate acquisitions for base station development.