Taxation of real estate investments in Israel

The Israeli tax system taxes Israeli residents globally. Non-residents are taxed in Israel only to the extent that they derive Israeli source income. The sale or disposition of a real estate asset located in Israel as well as any income produced by such real estate will be considered Israeli source income. Further, under most double tax treaties, the country in which the real estate is located has the right of ‘first bite’ of any […]

By | May 25th, 2020 ||

Law firm poaches real estate partner from rival

Law firm Dentons has hired Brian Hutcheson as a partner in its UK Real Estate practice.

Hutcheson joins from Morton Fraser and will be based in his new firm’s Glasgow office.

He specialises in development work, investment sales and purchases, property finance and leasing arrangements across a range of sectors including retail, student housing, build to rent, hotels, leisure and hospitality.

He is also chair of the Investment Property Forum in Scotland.

Deepa Deb, head of Dentons’ UK […]

By | May 23rd, 2020 ||

Ogier In Guernsey Advises On The Acquisition Of The Historic Holborn Links Estate

Ogier’s team in Guernsey has provided Guernsey and British Virgin Islands law advice to a joint venture between Tristan Capital Partners’ CCP 5 Long Life (“CCP LL”) core plus Fund and Cording Real Estate Group on the £245 million acquisition of the Holborn Links Estate (the Estate) from Labtech Investments Limited.

The Estate is located in the heart of Bloomsbury, one of London’s most vibrant submarkets which is home to world famous institutions including University […]

By | May 4th, 2020 ||