Real Estate, Urban Regulation, Hotel and Agribusiness | Lawyers in Colombia Brigard & Urrutia Real Estate, Urban Regulation, Hotel and Agribusiness

Brigard & Urrutia

Real Estate, Urban Regulation, Hotel and Agribusiness

Our team knows the real estate market and the needs of our clients, thus counting with an offer of services in order to provide all the legal solutions that will allow them to develop their businesses in an efficient and successful way. With this in mind, our real estate practice offers an all-encompassing advisory and assistance in structuring, negotiating, documenting and closing all kinds of transactions related to the real estate sector. 

Our team has broad experience in (i) commercial real estate law; (ii) urban regulation; (iii) hospitality and (iv) agribusiness. The real estate team works in coordination with other specialized teams in different areas (tax; litigation, arbitration and insolvency; banking and financial services; among others) which allows the extension and expansion of the services we offer, remembering that our main objective is to serve our clients’ purposes. 

Portfolio of services

Real estate projects

  • Assistance regarding real estate matters and commercial projects of all kind (retail and shopping malls, offices, warehouses, residential projects, mixed-use projects, among others). 
  • Structuring of real estate transactions.
  • Real estate agreements (e.g. purchase and sale,  leases, trusts, community property, construction, real estate collaterals).
  • Real estate trusts.
  • Condominium regime.
  • Civil liability resulting from real estate and construction activity, together with the firm’s litigation, arbitration and insolvency team.
  • Assistance in land management for infrastructure projects. 
  • Real estate securitization vehicles. 
  • Litigation in real estate matters, together with the firm’s litigation, arbitration and insolvency team.
  • Title search reports and real estate due diligence.

Urban regulation 

  • Assistance regarding urban regulation in projects of all kinds (retail and shopping malls, real esatete development, residential projects, offices, warehouses, healthcare and education infrastructure, mixed use projects, among others).
  • Assistance in the development of partial plans, urban and/or macro-projects of urban renewal, and other complementary instruments regarding urban and rural development. 
  • Urban planning studies and urban due diligence. 
  • Administrative procedures before different local and national government entities (e.g. urban licenses, cultural interest properties, implementation plans, regularization and management plans).
  • Studies regarding the effect of capital gains tax (plusvalía). 
  • Legal  representation  for administrative actions and administrative litigation processes.

Hotels (Hospitality)

  • Structuring of hotel operation agreements and/or hotel franchise, as well as joint venture agreements.
  • Agreements directly or indirectly related with hotel development and operation. 
  • Assistance and accompaniment during the structuring of hotel projects.
  • Review of time-shared structured projects.
  • Real estate side control regarding properties where hotels were developed.


  • Legal assistance in agrarian law. 
  • Legal assistance and accompaniment in agribusiness and forestall projects.