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STJ: inapplicability of the Consumer Protection Code in purchase and sale agreements of real estate property guaranteed by fiduciary alienation
The court have decided that the Consumer Protection Code is not applicable in the event of a resolution of contracts guaranteed by fiduciary alienation.
Property under construction can be considered a family asset
Decision of the Supreme Court in case involving attachment reinforces the need to interpret fundamental rights protection laws according to the specific case.
New rule aims to facilitate the disposal of assets of an estate
The measure is valid for the State of Rio de Janeiro and will allow the sale to be made by public deed without judicial authorization.
New law reduces quorum for changing the use of a building or real estate unit
Change is now possible with the approval of 2/3 of the condominium owners' votes.
The shared economy and the future of coliving in Brazil
Housing model still lacks more defined rules in the legal system.
Waiver of Real Estate Ownership
Bruno Costa, Gabriela Caetano Andrade and Guilherme Alcântara Nunes The maintenance of a real estate property generates numerous expenses to the owner, from taxes, condominium expenses, garbage collection fees to renovations /...
CCIR 2022 issue now available
Presentation of the document is mandatory for acts of annotation and registration before Notary Offices and Real Estate Registry Offices
What to expect from Ivar, new index for residential lease adjustment
Created by FGV, the index aims to solve the main point of conflict in the relationship between lessor and lessee to ensure greater contractual predictability. However, the calculation base needs to be expanded to better reflect the reality of the country.
The possibility for condominium buildings to hold virtual meetings and convert the meetings into permanent sessions
New rules allow owners and purchasers of autonomous units to actively participate in the deliberations of meetings, even remotely, and provide managers with more tools and legal certainty to conduct their work.
STJ defines new thesis on the ITBI calculation basis
Decision of the STJ removes the use of amounts arbitrated by the municipalities to collect the ITBI, but it is still worth evaluating appeal filed by the municipality of São Paulo.
The new Legal Framework for Guarantees and the promotion of the Real Estate market
Bill of Law 4,188/21 brings changes that promise to provide lower interest rates and greater credit for investments. Measures also benefit financial institutions with reduced warranty management costs.
Extended to 2022 the deadline for the revision of the Strategic Master Plan of São Paulo
The adjustments to be proposed should change the mechanisms that have not produced the expected effects and consider the impacts of the covid-19 pandemic.