HYS in real estate

We adopt a proactive approach when it comes to your property, and remove any obstacles. Do you have building plans or existing real estate? Please find a summary of our services below.

Project development and construction contracts

We have already managed, and drafted contracts for hundreds of projects. We are extremely familiar with market standard building contract forms and various innovate forms such as DB(F)MO, UAV-GC and the FIDIC rainbow suite. In addition, HYS & Co. Advocaten has considerable experience with types of collaboration between developers, construction companies and municipalities. This means you can rest assured the contracting process is in good hands with us.

Purchase and sale

HYS supports you throughout the entire process of purchasing and selling real estate or real estate portfolios. From the Letter of Intent (LOI) and Due Diligence to the notarial deed. For fiscal and notarial matters, we also have a network of experienced trusted advisers and preferred suppliers, meaning you no longer need to hire these consultants separately.


HYS & Co. Advocaten specialises in the field of rental and lease. We know all the pitfalls and legal aspects relating to tenancies, covering industrial premises, residential properties, shops, hotels and catering establishments, rent of land and different usage arrangements, and can advise and support you.

We also have particular expertise in agricultural leaseholds. Essential if you acquire agricultural land for future development.

Land-use planning and permits

HYS has overseen many development projects which involved obtaining different kinds of permits or adjustment to land-use planning. Based on your requirements, we conduct the necessary administrative procedures.

Housing corporations

Housing corporations have a special status. Are you dealing with stricter laws and regulations, reduced investment opportunities or acute financial problems? Our experience with housing corporations means we have the particular expertise to assist you with this.

Real estate in distress

We know the pitfalls for businesses facing financial difficulties. Avoid or minimise compulsory sale of assets, pressure from creditors and banks, internal restructuring and bankruptcy processes. With our experience and advice, you take the appropriate measures at the right time.