Belgium: future trends and challenges for the real estate market 2021/2022
23 September 2021
In this video, Rudy Dupont, Partner discusses the key trends developing in the Belgian real estate market and considers future legal changes that will have a material ongoing impact on real estate investment in Belgium.
Rudy highlights the common themes he has seen in the Belgian market since the outbreak of Covid-19, including an initial flight to quality and a shift to more alternative asset classes.
Rudy considers legal changes that are impacting the development of and investment in Belgian real estate, ranging from measures combatting the effects of the Covid-19 crisis on businesses to the wave of new real estate legislation hitting Belgian real estate developers and investors. In particular, he highlights the potential of the new law of goods to offer real estate professionals additional tools to structure and manage their projects.
For the first time volume ownership of real estate now has an actual legal basis in Belgian law….. It is exciting to see what opportunities this new legislation offers for real estate investors and developers.
Rudy Dupont, Partner